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Lin Biao

Pronunciation: /ˌlin ˈbyou/
(also Lin Piao)
(1908–71), Chinese communist statesman and general. Having been nominated to become Mao’s successor in 1969, he staged an unsuccessful coup in 1971 and was reported to have been killed in a plane crash while fleeing to the former Soviet Union.
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