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Famous Taiwanese

Taiwan's Information

Flag of Taiwan
Land Area 32,260 km2
Water Area 3,720 km2
Total Area 35,980km2
Population 23,464,787 (#55)
Population Density 727.36/km2
Government Type Semi-presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $1,130.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $49,500
Currency Dollar (TWD)
Largest Cities
People listed are almost always native to the country. We do (on occasion) include those that have either lived within the country for most of their adult life, or have made a significant contribution to the country in their personal endeavors.

A - B

  • A-mei singer
  • Anya actress
  • Wu Bai singer, songwriter
  • Lien Chan former premier
  • Chen Chang actor
  • Christina Chang actress
  • Jeff Chang singer
  • Camille Chen actress
  • Chang Chen actor
  • Cheer Chen singer, songwriter
  • Chin-Feng Chen baseball player
  • Jennifer Chen pool player
  • Joe Chen singer, actress
  • Sean Chen premier
  • Wei-Yin Chen baseball player
  • Yung Chi Chen baseball player
  • Koo Chen-fu diplomat
  • Chi Cheng Olympic medalist , track and field
  • Wu Chia-ching pool player
  • Jody Chiang singer, songwriter
  • Fernando Chien actor
  • Chiang Chien-ming baseball player
  • Liu Chi-hsiang painter
  • Lin Chi-ling actress
  • Hu Chin-Lung baseball player
  • Collin Chou actor
  • Jay Chou singer, musician, songwriter, producer
  • Vic Chou singer, actor
  • David Chu fashion designer
  • Eric Chu politician
  • Ken Chu actor, singer
  • Lucifer Chu writer, translator
  • Chou Chuan-huing singer, composer
  • Yang Chuan-kwang Olympic medalist, decathlete

D - K

  • Xu Dishan author, translator, folklorist
  • Chang Fei singer, television personality
  • Chao Fong-pang pool player
  • Huang He actor
  • David Ho scientist
  • Benjamin Hsiao scientist, educator
  • Elva Hsiao singer
  • Hou Hsiao-Hsien film director
  • Frank Hsieh politician
  • Barbie Hsu actress, singer, host
  • Peggy Hsu singer, songwriter, composer, producer
  • Vivian Hsu singer, actress
  • Ching-Yun Hu pianist
  • Tsai Ing-wen chairman Democratic Progressive Party
  • Richie Jen actor, singer
  • Wang Jin-pyng politician
  • Chiang Kai-shek political leader, military leader
  • Takeshi Kaneshiroactor, singer
  • Kang Kang singer, television host
  • Hong-Chih Kuo baseball player

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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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