Compiled from the following sources:

Special biographic research
Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2002-2006

Who's Who, Current Chinese Leaders
Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2003-2005

Revision History:

Biography Revised: 7/1/2014
Career Data Updated: 10/24/2007

PHOTO: Xu Caihou
Xu Caihou 徐才厚
Member of the 17th CPC Central Committee, Vice-Chairman of the 17th CPC Central Military Commission; Politburo Member of the 17th CPC Central Committee
Born: 1943

Recent Travel & Appearances

16 Mar 18 PLA launches educational campaign, urging responsibilities
28 Nov 17 Senior Chinese military officer commits suicide amid corruption probe
27 Mar 17 PLA Daily vows strict discipline for Chinese army
11 Oct 16 Senior Chinese military officials vow to build clean army
13 Aug 15 Travelled to Tibet Autonomous Region, Lhasa
Xu Qiliang urges strong army at border
01 Aug 15 PLA backs probe of corrupt military leader
06 May 15 Military leader warns against Xu Caihou influence
19 Mar 15 Expert suggests due process to confiscate Xu Caihou's illegal gains
16 Mar 15 Xu Caihou received adequate medical care: military procuratorate
30 Jan 15 China stresses more anti-corruption efforts in military

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