• Born year: 1910
  • Born in: n.a.
  • Death year: 1996
Cao Yu

Cao Yu (Chinese: 曹禺; pinyin: Cáo Yú; Wade–Giles: Ts'ao Yü, September 24, 1910—December 13, 1996), born as Wan Jiabao (T: 萬家寶, S: 万家宝, P: Wàn Jiābǎo), was a renowned Chinese playwright, often regarded as China's most important of the 20th century. His most well-known works are Thunderstorm (1933), Sunrise (1936) and Peking Man (1940).