Chinese, 13th – 14th century, male.
Born 1248, in Datong (Shanxi); died probably after 1310.
Gao Kekong’s family were Muslim Uighurs from eastern Turkestan who had assimilated to Han culture. His father was a scholar from Datong, but he himself went to live in Wulin. Gao Kekong began his official career in ...