Claim to fame:
The man who inspired the world by standing in front of a column of approaching tanks in Tiananmen Square during the massacre there in 1989
Where are they now?
I was hoping to find that he changed the world for the better, and went on to attain personal success. Alas, this was not the case. In a speech to The President's Club in 1999, Bruce Herschensohn reported that Wang Wei Lin was executed 14 days later.