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Mao Tse-tung Mausoleum in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China

Historic Architecture ini Beijing: Mao Tse-tung Mausoleum

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Mao Tse-tung is interred in a mausoleum at Tianamen Square in Beijing.
Mao Tse-tung Mausoleum in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China

Mao Tse-tung Mausoleum in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China

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Mao Tse-tung, the founder of Communist China, died at age 83 on September 9, 1976. Visitors to the mausoleum can view Mao's embalmed body draped in the red flag of China.

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