Deng Xiaoping

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Synonyms for Deng Xiaoping

Chinese communist statesman (1904-1997)

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Raul Castro might very well be the interim catalyst for broader changes within the Cuban system, playing a similar role to that of Deng Xiao-ping after the passing of Chairman Mao Zedong.
Among the victims was president Liu Shao-chi, who was slowly tortured to death, and Deng Xiao-ping, who was rusticated.
Interestingly, when I asked them which modern (now dead) Chinese leader they admired the most (Mao, Chou En-lai, Deng Xiao-ping, Chiang Kai-shek, and Sun-Yat-sen), the landslide winner was Chou followed by Deng, Mao and a virtual tie between Sun and Chiang.
It seemed that very few people in China could offer a clear answer in 1978, when Deng Xiao-Ping introduced economic reforms.
Today, thanks to Deng Xiao-ping, who died in February last year aged ninety-two, Shen Zhen has a population of 2 million, modern factories, the second Stock Exchange of China and is leader of the economic revolution which Deng started in 1978.