Mao Zetan, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Mao Zetan

Mao Zedong's brother

Date of Birth: 25-Sep-1905

Place of Birth: Shaoshan, Hunan, China

Date of Death: 25-Apr-1935

Profession: politician

Zodiac Sign: Libra

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About Mao Zetan

  • Máo Zétán (???, also named Máo Zélín ???, courtesy name first Yongjú ??, then Rùnjú ??; 25 September 1905 – 25 April 1935) was the younger brother of Mao Zedong.
  • He joined the Communist Party of China in 1923.
  • In 1927, he participated in the Nanchang Uprising, retreating with the Communists to the Jinggang Mountains at its completion.
  • At the age of 29, he was captured and executed while fighting Kuomintang forces in Jiangxi, covering the withdrawal of the main Communist army during the Long March.

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