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Huang Erh-hsuan (Chinese: 黃爾璇; 5 March 1936 – 9 February 2019) was a Taiwanese politician. He served in the Legislative Yuan from 1993 to 2002.

Huang Erh-hsuan

黃爾璇
Member of the Legislative Yuan
In office
1 February 1993 – 31 January 2002
ConstituencyRepublic of China
Secretary-General of the Democratic Progressive Party
In office
28 November 1986 – 28 November 1988
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byChang Chun-hung
Personal details
Born(1936-03-05)5 March 1936
Tainan Prefecture, Taiwan, Empire of Japan
Died9 February 2019(2019-02-09) (aged 82)
NationalityTaiwanese
Political partyDemocratic Progressive Party (since 1986)
Alma materNational Chengchi University
Occupationpolitician

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Education and early careerEdit

Huang earned a Ph.D from National Chengchi University after completing a bachelor's degree from National Taiwan University.[1] He later taught at NCCU, Soochow University and National Chung Hsing University. Huang wrote for the Independence Evening Post and published CommonWealth Magazine.[2]

Political careerEdit

Huang was a member of the Democratic Progressive Party's New Tide faction,[3] and was the party's first secretary general between 1986 and 1988. He was elected to three terms on the Legislative Yuan via party list proportional representation from 1993 to 2002. Upon stepping down from the legislature, Huang was named the president of a Pan-Green Internet radio station hosted at TaiwaneseVoice.net.[4]

DeathEdit

Huang died of heart failure on 9 February 2019, aged 82.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Huang Erh-hsuan (4)". Legislative Yuan. Retrieved 10 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Huang Erh-hsuan (3)". Legislative Yuan. Retrieved 5 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Constructive Controversies". Taiwan Today. 1 December 1989. Retrieved 5 March 2017.
  4. ^ Tsai, Ting-i (13 May 2002). "Internet radio station launches". Taipei Times. Retrieved 5 March 2017.
  5. ^ Shih, Hsiu-chuan (9 February 2019). "President Tsai expresses sadness at death of DPP founding member". Central News Agency. Retrieved 10 February 2019.