|Birthplace:||Changzhou, Jiangsu, China|
|Death:||Died in Beijing, Beijing, China|
|Occupation:||Sinologist, linguist; latinized Chinese|
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About Zhou Youguang 周有光
Zhou Youguang is the art-name of Zhou Yaoping, who was a Chinese linguist, often credited as the "father of (Hanyu) Pinyin", the official romanization for Mandarin in the People's Republic of China.
He died at the age of 111 years and one day.