Tan Qilong

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Tan Qilong
Personal details
Born January 3, 1913
Yongxin County, Jiangxi province
Died January 22, 2003(2003-01-22) (aged 90)
Jinan, Shandong province
Nationality Chinese
Political party Communist Party of China
Spouse(s) Yan Yongjie (严永洁)[1]
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Tan.

Tan Qilong (Chinese: ; 1913–2003) was a politician of the People's Republic of China. Over his long career he served as the Communist Party Chief, the top government official, of four different provinces: Zhejiang (twice), Shandong, Qinghai, and Sichuan. He also served as Governor of Zhejiang, Shandong, and Qinghai.[2]

Tan was born in Yongxin County, Jiangxi province on 3 January 1913 and joined the Communist Party of China in 1933. He was persecuted during the Cultural Revolution but was rehabilitated in 1970 and served in Fujian province. He died on 22 January 2003 in Jinan, Shandong.[2]


  1. ^ Tan Qilong (2004-12-01). 谭启龙:怀念老领导曾山同志 (in Chinese). Retrieved 2013-02-20. 
  2. ^ a b 原中共中央顾问委员会委员谭启龙逝世 [Tan Qilong passes away]. Dazhong Daily (in Chinese). 2003-01-27. Retrieved 2013-02-20. 
Party political offices
Preceded by
Tan Zhenlin
Communist Party Chief of Zhejiang
Succeeded by
Jiang Hua
Preceded by
Zeng Xisheng
Communist Party Chief of Shandong
Succeeded by
Wang Xiaoyu
Preceded by
Nan Ping
Communist Party Chief of Zhejiang
Succeeded by
Tie Ying
Preceded by
Liu Xianquan
Communist Party Chief of Qinghai
Succeeded by
Liang Buting
Preceded by
Zhao Ziyang
Communist Party Chief of Sichuan
Succeeded by
Yang Rudai