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Liu, Xiaobo, 1955-2017

LC control no.n 2009041191
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LC classificationPL2879.X53
Personal name headingLiu, Xiaobo, 1955-2017
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Variant(s)Ryū, Shaobo, 1955-2017
Liu, Xiao Bo, 1955-2017
劉曉波, 1955-2017
劉暁波, 1955-2017
Birth date1955-12-28
Death date2017-07-13
Place of birthChangchun Shi (China)
Place of deathShenyang Shi (China)
Field of activityDemocratization--China
Profession or occupationNobel Prize winners
Literary critics Political activists Dissenters Political prisoners
Special noteNon-Latin script references not evaluated.
Found inXuan ze de pi pan, 1989: t.p. (劉曉波 = Liu Xiaobo) vita (b. 1955; native of Manchuria; Ph.D. in Chinese literature, Beijing shi fan da xue)
Tenʼanmon Jiken kara "08 kenshō" e, 2009: t.p. (劉暁波 = Liu Xiaobo [Chi reading]; Ryū Shaobo [in kana]) jkt. (Liu Xiao Bo [in rom.]; b. Dec. 28, 1955 in Changchun Shi, Jilin Sheng, China; literary critic, democritization movement activist)
New York times WWW site, viewed July 13, 2017 (Liu Xiaobo; b. Dec. 28, 1955, Jilin Province; d. Thursday [July 13, 2017], Shenyang, aged 61; renegade Chinese intellectual who kept vigil on Tiananmen Square in 1989 to protect protesters from encroaching soldiers, promoted a pro-democracy charter that brought him an 11-year prison sentence, and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize of 2010 while locked away)