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- Wang Zhi was a Chinese pirate and trader of the 16th century, one of the chief named and known figures among the wokou prevalent at the time. It is said he was aboard the Portuguese ship of Fernão Mendes Pinto when it landed on Tanegashima, off the coast of Japan in 1543, marking the first contact between Europe and Japan.
- profession: Pirate
- Wang Zhi is the son of Wang Zhen and Wang Jiqing.
- Wang Zhi is a fictional character from Schemes of a Beauty TV series.
- Wang Zhi is a fictional character in Luo Guanzhong's historical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms. He served as a general under the warlord Cao Cao, and was appointed as Administrator of Xingyang. When Guan Yu left Cao Cao and journeyed north to reunite with Liu Bei, Wang attempted to assassinate Guan but failed when his subordinate Hu Ban betrayed him and helped Guan escape.
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Encyclopedia of China (2013)
History and Culture by Dorothy Perkins
See Wang Zhi Wang Chin. See Wang Jin Wang Chingwei. SeeWang Jingwei Wang Chong (Wang Ch'ung), 154 Wang Dechen, 484 Wang Dongxing, ...
by Henry He
Wang Zhi (Wang Zhen«s son), Ye Xuanning (son of Ye Jianying, ...
by Charles Higham
A halberd inscribed with the name Yan Wang Zhi has been found in Shandong province and may well have found its way there during a struggle with the state of QI between 284 and 279 B.C.E . Such evidence is basic to a realization of ...
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- Wang Zhi Jian (Jerry)
Jerry is a student from the 2006 Sales & Marketing English, Class 3, at Hainan Jing Ji Mao Yi Ji Shu Xue Yuan (Hainan Institute of Foreign Economic Relations & Trade).
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- Wang Zhi Huan (688-742 A.D.)
Wang Zhi-Huan (688-742 A.D.) was born in an established bureaucratic family. He once served a county magistrate.
Most of his poetic verses, all rated as exquisite achievements, won him great fame in later times.
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