Famous Chinese Martial Artists

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 1 Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee
Famous As: Actor, Martial Artist
Birthdate: November 27, 1940
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Chinese, American
Died: July 20, 1973

An iconic actor and martial artist, Bruce Lee, in his short life, gained international fame and developed his own form of martial arts, Jeet Kune Do. In films, he debuted as a child actor and became a huge Hollywood star after the release of his last film Enter the Dragon.

 2 Donnie Yen

Donnie Yen
Famous As: Actor, Film producer, Film director, Choreographer, Martial artist, Judoka, Karateka, Taekwondo athlete, Thai boxer
Birthdate: July 27, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Chinese
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 3 Yip Man

Yip Man
Famous As: Martial Artist
Birthdate: October 1, 1893
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Chinese
Died: December 2, 1972

Yip Man was a Chinese martial artist best remembered for teaching martial arts to the famous Chinese American martial artist, Bruce Lee. Yip Man is credited with teaching not only Bruce Lee but also many other students who went on to become martial arts masters. A biographical martial arts film titled Ip Man was inspired by his life and career.

 4 Jet Li

Jet Li
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 26, 1963
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Chinese, Singaporean, American

Jet Li is one of the most popular Asian actors to have made it big in the American film industry. A martial artist and former Wushu champion, he won a national championship before retiring from competitive Wushu to focus on his acting career. Also a well-known philanthropist, Jet Li is closely associated with the Red Cross Society of China.

 5 Li Ching-Yuen

Li Ching-Yuen
Famous As: Herbalist
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Nationality: Chinese
Died: May 6, 1933

 6 Ip Ching

Ip Ching
Famous As: martial artist
Birthdate: 1936 AD
Nationality: Chinese

 7 Wong Fei-hung

Wong Fei-hung
Famous As: Physician, Acupuncturist
Birthdate: July 9, 1847
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Chinese
Died: March 25, 1924
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 8 Wu Jing

Wu Jing
Famous As: actor, film director
Birthdate: April 3, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Chinese

 9 Steven Ho

Steven Ho
Famous As: actor, film director, television actor, karateka
Birthdate: March 9, 1973
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Chinese