|Premier of the Republic of China|
1 June 1990 – 10 February 1993
|Preceded by||Lee Huan|
|Succeeded by||Lien Chan|
|Minister of National Defense of the Republic of China|
5 December 1989 – 31 May 1990
|Preceded by||Cheng Wei-yuan|
|Succeeded by||Chen Li-an|
|Born||8 August 1919|
|Died||30 March 2020 (aged 100)|
|Nationality||Republic of China|
|Branch/service||Republic of China Army|
|Years of service||1938–1989|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
Chinese Civil War
- This is a Chinese name; the family name is Hau.
Hau Pei-tsun (Chinese: 郝柏村; pinyin: Hǎo Bǎicūn; 8 August 1919 – 30 March 2020) was the Premier of the Republic of China from May 30, 1990 to February 10, 1993. He was also a 4-star general in that country's army.
He was born on 8 August 1919 in Yancheng, Jiangsu. He studied at the Chinese Military Academy.
In the 1996 elections, he ran for vice-president as an independent. He ran with Lin Yang-kang, who was running for president. His party later collapsed and was expelled from the elections. His party's membership was restored in 2005.
He married Kuo Wan-hua and had two sons and three daughters. One of his sons is politician Hau Lung-pin, the former chairman of the New Party, and current Mayor of Taipei.
Hau died of multiple organ failure on 30 March 2020 in Taipei at the age of 100.
References[change | change source]
Other websites[change | change source]
- Who's Who in Taiwan 2003 Archived 2010-09-17 at the Wayback Machine
- Denny Roy, Taiwan: A Political History (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2003)