Xi Jinping

One of the most famous persons from China, the People’s Republic of China, Xi Jinping, has made quite a name for himself. Not only is he the president, but he is also the Chairman of the Central Military Commission and is also serving the Community party of China as the General Secretary. From 2010 to 2012, he has been Vice Chairman and Vice President 2008 to 2013.

Xi has been a firm believer in justice and anti-corruption. He has worked towards anti-corruption measures, discipline in the part and internal security. Xi is quite famous for his establishment of the party constitution that abolishes the term limits of the Presidency. He also has started quite assertive foreign policies. Xi has worked exceptionally hard for his position. Earlier in the Fujian and Zhejiang provinces, he was working as the governor.

Well, how well do you know about Xi Jinping? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Xi Jinping’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Xi Jinping to date.

Biography and Early Life

Born to Xi Zhongxun in Bejing on the 15th of June 1953, Xi Jinping had politics running in his family. His family descended from a long line of political leaders. Being Vice-chairman of the National People’s Congress, his father was also a politician. Due to the Cultural Revolution, Xi’s secondary education was interrupted.

At an early age itself, one of Xi’s sisters were killed, and their house ransacked. He was being seen as the enemy of the revolution and was being paraded in public. As a part of a measure to be taken for the Cultural Revolution, Xi got sent to a village in Yan Chuan country to work.

Xi soon got quite fed up with his rural life and soon made a run for it towards Beijing. But unfortunately, he couldn’t get far before getting caught and being sent to dig ditches.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Xi Jinping in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Xi Jinping’s age is 68 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 15 June 1953. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 143.3  lbs in Pound and 65kg in Kilograms.


Xi had quite a tough early life. Being descendent from a long line of political leaders with his father also being part of the politics, the family came into the fire during the Cultural Revolution. His father went under a lot of fire and even led to the death of one of his sisters. Due to this, Xi Jinping’s secondary education was abruptly halted.

He was forced to live in the rural parts and got quite tired of the lifestyle; this led to him running to Beijing. In 1979, from Tsinghua University, Xi Jinping graduated with his degree in Chemical Engineering. From the same University, Xi went on to earn a doctorate in Marxist philosophy. Xi has done quite well and is quite a learned man.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

To the daughter of the United Kingdom’s Chinese ambassador, Ke Lingling, Xi got married in the early 1980s. The two, however, did not farewell. The pair seems to be infamous for fighting almost daily, and soon the marriage crumbled. Just after a few years, the couple divorced, and Ke moved to England.

Xi then went on to marry one of the most popular Chinese folk singers in the country, Peng Liyuan. Peng was quite famous for her craft and was a household name. She had a more active and visible role as China’s first lady as compared to her predecessor. Peng was actually quite famous before even marrying Xi, as Xi only gained popularity after his political ascension.

Unfortunately, due to the two having a pretty different professional life, the couple has not been able to spend time together for too long. In the spring of 2015, Xi and Peng’s daughter Xi Mingze graduated from Harvard University. At Harvard, she studied English and Psychology by using a pseudonym.

Is Xi Jinping Gay?

Xi is a prominent political figure and more popularly known for being the president of China. He has not had an effortless marriage live as his first marriage with Ke Lingling, who is the daughter of China’s U.K. ambassador, did not end well. It is rumored that the two constantly fought. They soon broke ties, and Ke moved to the United Kingdom. Xi then went on to marry the famous singer Peng Liyuan. Peng was quite popular previously before marrying Xi and was pretty much a household name. The two even have a daughter who graduated from Harvard. So it is safe to say that Xi Jinping is not gay.

Professional Career

In the year 1974, the Communist Party of China was joined by Xi Jinping. In 1982 in Zhengding Country, Xi became the deputy party secretary. In 2000, he went on to Fujian and became the governor. From here on, he rose in ranks and went on to become the president of China.


Throughout his political career, Xi has won quite a few awards. From King Philippe of Belgium, in the year 2014, XI received the Grand Cordon Medal and also got a certificate along with it. By the President of Venezuela Nicolás Maduro, XI received the Order of Liberator in the year 2014. In Havana from the Cuban Government, he was honored with the Order of José Martí in the year 2014.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Xi Jinping in 2021

Xi Jinping has had quite a tough childhood and had to work quite hard to come to where he is not. Being the president of China and a civil servant, he receives an annual salary of about $22300. Though he the president of such a powerhouse of a country, he comes under the five least paid presidents, under the U.S.A. and the U.K. His net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million as of 2021.

A man who believes in hard work and justice, Xi Jinping is a righteous man. Rising from the ashes from when he went under poverty, with even having his sister killed when he was very young, Xi has come a long way. Being the president of China, he receives one of the lowest salaries and works tirelessly towards his country. He has had a rocky marriage life, with his first marriage ending up in a divorce, but his second marriage seems to be going well. He even has a daughter.


Facts of Xi Jinping

  • Gender Male
  • full nameXi Jinping
  • birthplaceBeijing, China
  • Date of Birth June 15, 1953
  • Age 70 years 11 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 3
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • nationalityChinese
  • religionTibetan Buddhists
  • net worth$1.5 million
  • professionPolitician
  • weightIn Kilograms – 65 Kg, In Pounds – 143.3 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 180 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBlack
  • high schoolBeijing Bayi School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

Grayson Dolan

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