Chairman Mao’s daughter-in-law dies


General photographer Shao Hua

According to Xinhua, Chairman Mao’s daughter-in-law Shao Hua (邵华) died last night, aged 69.

Shao was a Major General in the People’s Liberation Army, member of China Writer’s Association and the chairman of China Photographer’s Association.

In September 1960, Shao married Mao’s second son Mao Anqing who died on March 23, 2007. Danwei has previously translated an interview with their son, Mao Xinyu.

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