BirthdayOctober 22, 1894
BirthplaceBeijing, China

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Mei Lanfang

    Full name: Mei Lanfang
    Also known as: Mei Lanfang, Mei, Lanfang, 梅兰芳, 梅蘭芳, Lanfang Mei
    Professions: Beijing opera artist

  2. Mei Lanfang Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 8th of August, 1961 (Age: 66)

  3. Mei Lanfang Biography

    Mei Lanfang (simplified Chinese: ???; traditional Chinese: ???; pinyin: Méi Lánf?ng) (October 22, 1894 – August 8, 1961) was one of the most famous Peking opera artists in modern history, exclusively known for his qingyi roles, a type of dan role. Méi Lánf?ng is his stage name, and in Chinese it is generally considered a feminine name. His real name was Méi Lán (Chinese: ??). Mei, Shang Xiaoyun, Cheng Yanqiu and Xun Huisheng were known as Four Great Dan in the golden era of Peking Opera.

  4. Mei Lanfang Family

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