Q in Y i


May 22, 2022

Qin Yi (Chinese: ; Wade–Giles: Ch'in I; 31 January 1922 – 9 May 2022) was a Chinese film and drama actress. He rose to fame for his stage performances in the wartime capital of Chongqing during the Second Sino-Japanese War. After the war, she became one of the most popular film actresses in China throughout the 1950s and 1960s, and is considered one of the country's top four actresses. Premier Zhou Enlai called her "the most beautiful woman in China".



Meyer, Richard J. (2009). Jin Yan: The Rudolph Valentino of Shanghai. Hong Kong University Press. ISBN 978-962-209-586-1. Song, Yuwu (2013). Biographical Dictionary of the People's Republic of China. McFarland. ISBN 978-1-4766-0298-1.

External links

(English) Qin Yi on Internet Movie Database