Rui Xingwen (Chinese: 芮杏文; pinyin: Ruì Xìngwén; 1 April 1927 – 5 June 2005) was a Chinese politician who served as the Party Chief of Shanghai from 1985 to 1987, and as a member of the Secretariat of the 13th Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party beginning in 1987. He was born in Lianshui County, Jiangsu, and joined the Chinese Communist Party in 1945. He died prior to an illness on 5 June 2005.[1]


  1. ^ "芮杏文同志遗体在京火化". Archived from the original on 8 November 2016. Retrieved 30 August 2014.
Party political offices Preceded byChen Guodong CPC Shanghai Municipal Committee Secretary 1985–1987 Succeeded byJiang Zemin