Chinese actresses who deceased at age 72

Here are 2 famous actresses from China died at 72:

Wang Ren-Mei

Wang Ren-Mei (December 1, 1914 Changsha-April 12, 1987 Beijing) a.k.a. 王人美, Wang Renmei, Wang, Ren-Mei, Ren-Mei Wang, Renmei Wang, Wang Jen-mei or Wang Shuxi was a Chinese actor and singer.

Wang Ren-Mei began her career as a child actress and went on to star in dozens of films in the 1930s and 1940s, becoming one of the most popular actresses in China. In addition to her talents on screen, she was also a skilled singer and recorded many songs that became hits in China. During the Japanese occupation of China in World War II, she became a symbol of resistance through her work in patriotic films. After the Communist takeover in 1949, she continued to act in films, including several propaganda films, and also served as a member of the National People's Congress. Despite her success in her career, she was also known for her tumultuous personal life, which included multiple marriages and scandals. She died in 1987 at the age of 73.

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Zhao Lirong

Zhao Lirong (March 11, 1928 Tianjin-July 17, 2000 Beijing) was a Chinese actor.

He graduated from the Shanghai Theater Academy and became famous for his acting skills in the 1950s. Zhao Lirong was known for his roles in numerous Chinese films and TV dramas, including "The Red Detachment of Women" and "Tunnel Warfare." He won several awards for his performances, including the Best Actor award at the 1983 Tokyo International Film Festival. In addition to his acting career, Zhao Lirong was also a director and playwright. He passed away in 2000 and remains one of the most respected and influential actors in Chinese cinema history.

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