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Why do people from China have only 2 names?


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Posted by lee on September 25, 2001 at 18:11:59:

I noticed many people from China have only 2 names (ie celebrities like Gong Li, Lai Ming, Wong Fei, Zhao Wei...and so on). But outside of China, I don't know any Chinese people with only 2 names. Why is that? Is it because of the one child policy?


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