The wife of Xi Jinping, the current General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party and President of the People’s Republic of China, Peng Liyuan ( born 20 November 1962) is a Chinese soprano and contemporary folk singer.
She also performs regularly on the annual CCTV New Year’s Gala, a highly watched Chinese television program that airs during the Chinese New Year.
Prior to being named the dean of the Art Academy, Peng held the civilian rank equivalent to Major General in the People’s Liberation Army. She is well-known in China for her sense of style, which is attributed to her personal couturier Ma Ke. In 2014, Forbes ranked Peng as the 57th Most Powerful Woman in the World.
Who is Peng Liyuan’s Husband Xi Jinping?
Xi Jinping is a Chinese politician and government official who was born on June 15, 1953, in Fuping County, Shaanxi Province.
He has held the offices of vice president of the People’s Republic of China (2008–2013), general secretary of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), and president of China (2013–present).
In 1987, while still residing in Fujian, Xi got married to the well-known folk singer Peng Liyuan.
Together, they have a daughter named Xi Mingze.