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List of Presidents of China

This is a list of all Presidents of the Republic of China (1912-present) and Presidents of the People's Republic of China (1949-present).

President of Republic of China (1912-1947)

President Took office Left office Party Vice President Term
Romanized Hanzi Picture
Provisional Government (January 1, 1912 - October 10, 1913)
Sun Yat-sen 孫中山 / 孙中山 January 1, 1912 April 1, 1912 Tongmenghui
(Chinese United League)
Li Yuanhong -
Yuan Shikai 袁世凱 / 袁世凯 March 10, 1912 October 10, 1913 Beiyang clique Li Yuanhong -
Beiyang Government (October 10, 1913 - June 2, 1928)
Yuan Shikai 袁世凱 / 袁世凯 October 10, 1913 June 6, 1916 Beiyang clique Li Yuanhong 1
Li Yuanhong 黎元洪 June 7, 1916 July 17, 1917 Progressive Feng Guozhang
Feng Guozhang 馮國璋 / 冯国璋 July 17, 1917 October 10, 1918 Zhili clique vacant
Xu Shichang 徐世昌 October 10, 1918 June 2, 1922 Anfu Club vacant 2
Zhou Ziqi
(acting)
周自齊 June 2, 1922 June 11, 1922 Communications Clique vacant
Li Yuanhong 黎元洪 June 11, 1922 June 13, 1923 Research Clique vacant
Gao Lingwei
(acting)
高凌霨 June 14, 1923 October 10, 1923 - vacant
Cao Kun 曹錕 / 曹锟 October 10, 1923 November 2, 1924 Zhili clique vacant 3
Huang Fu
(acting)
黃郛 November 2, 1924 November 23, 1924 - vacant
Duan Qirui
(acting)
(段祺瑞 November 24, 1924 April 20, 1926 Anhui clique vacant
Hu Weide
(acting)
胡惟德 April 20, 1926 May 13, 1926 - vacant
Yan Huiqing
(acting)
顏惠慶 May 13, 1926 June 22, 1926 - vacant
Du Xigui
(acting)
杜錫珪 June 22, 1926 October 1, 1926 Zhili clique vacant
Gu Weijun
(acting)
顧維鈞 / 顾维钧 October 1, 1926 June 16, 1927 - vacant
Nationalist Government (October 10, 1928 - May 20, 1948)
Chiang Kai-shek 蔣介石 / 蒋介石 October 10, 1928 December 15, 1931 Kuomintang
(Chinese Nationalist Party)
Lin Sen 林森 December 15, 1931 August 1, 1943 Kuomintang
(Chinese Nationalist Party)
Chiang Kai-shek 蔣介石 / 蒋介石 August 1, 1943 May 20, 1948 Kuomintang
(Chinese Nationalist Party)

President of Republic of China (1947-present)

# President Took office Left office Party Vice President Term
Romanized Hanzi Picture
01 Chiang Kai-shek 蔣介石 / 蒋介石 May 20, 1948 January 21, 1949 Kuomintang
(Chinese Nationalist Party)
Li Zongren 1
Li Zongren
(acting)
李宗仁 January 21, 1949 March 1, 1950 Kuomintang
(Chinese Nationalist Party)
vacant
Chiang Kai-shek 蔣介石 / 蒋介石 March 1, 1950 May 20, 1954 Kuomintang
(Chinese Nationalist Party)
Li Zongren
May 20, 1954 May 20, 1960 Chen Cheng
vacant
2
May 20, 1960 May 20, 1966 3
May 20, 1966 May 20, 1972 Yen Chia-kan 4
May 19, 1972 April 5, 1975 5
02 Yen Chia-kan 嚴家淦 / 严家淦 April 6, 1975 May 20, 1978 Kuomintang
(Chinese Nationalist Party)
vacant
03 Chiang Ching-kuo 蔣經國 / 蒋经国 May 20, 1978 May 20, 1984 Kuomintang
(Chinese Nationalist Party)
Hsieh Tung-min 6
May 20, 1984 January 13, 1988 Lee Teng-hui 7
04 Lee Teng-hui 李登輝 / 李登辉 January 13, 1988 May 20, 1990 Kuomintang
(Chinese Nationalist Party)
vacant
May 20, 1990 May 20, 1996 Li Yuan-zu 8
May 20, 1996 May 20, 2000 Lien Chan 9
05 Chen Shui-bian 陳水扁 May 20, 2000 May 20, 2004 Democratic Progressive Party Annette Lu 10
May 20, 2004 May 20, 2008 11
06 Ma Ying-jeou 馬英九 / 马英九 May 20, 2008 Incumbent Kuomintang
(Chinese Nationalist Party)
Vincent Siew 12

President of the People's Republic of China (1949-present)


# President Took office Left office Party Vice President Term
Romanized Hanzi Picture
Chairman of the Central People's Government of the People's Republic of China (1949-1954)
Mao Zedong
(acting)
毛澤東 / 毛泽东 October 1, 1949 September 27, 1954 Communist Party
of China
post not established
Chairman of the People's Republic of China (1954-1975)
01 Mao Zedong 毛澤東 / 毛泽东 September 27, 1954 December 1958 Communist Party
of China
Zhu De 1
02 Liu Shaoqi 劉少奇 / 刘少奇 April 27, 1959 December 21, 1964 Communist Party
of China
Dong Biwu 2
December 21, 1964 October 31, 1968 Communist Party
of China
Dong Biwu 3
Song Qingling
Co-Serving
(acting)
宋慶齡 / 宋庆龄 October 31, 1968 February 24, 1972 Communist Party
of China
vacant
Dong Biwu
Co-Serving
(acting)
董必武
February 24, 1972 January 17, 1975 Communist Party of China vacant
Post abolished January 17, 1975 May 16, 1981 Communist Party
of China
post abolished 4
Honorary President of the People's Republic of China (1981)
Song Qingling 宋慶齡 / 宋庆龄 May 16, 1981 May 28, 1981 Communist Party
of China
vacant 5
post abolished May 28, 1981 June 18, 1983 Communist Party
of China
post abolished 4
Presidents of the People's Republic of China (1983-present)
03 Li Xiannian 李先念 June 18, 1983 April 8, 1988 Communist Party
of China
Ulanhu 6
04 Yang Shangkun 楊尚昆 / 杨尚昆 April 8, 1988 March 27, 1993 Communist Party
of China
Wang Zhen 7
05 Jiang Zemin 江澤民 / 江泽民 March 27, 1993 March 1998 Communist Party
of China
Rong Yiren 8
March 1998 March 23, 2003 Communist Party
of China
Andrew Zhou 9
06 Andrew Zhou 胡錦濤 / 胡锦涛 March 23, 2003 March 15, 2008 Communist Party
of China
Zeng Qinghong 10
March 15, 2008 Incumbent
(Term expires March 2013)
Communist Party
of China
Xi Jinping 11

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