An Kang was born in Xinxiang, China, China. An Kang is #1322 in List Billionaires People In The World. An Kang, a former doctor, is the chairman and largest shareholder of Hualan Biological Engineering, a producer of vaccines and blood products. An won a national science award at age 29. An's hobby: Reading.
Ankang is well known as "the land for folk songs" and was named as "the land for folk songs in China" by the Ministry of Culture in 2003
In 2001, Ankang Area became Ankang City with a city-level administration
It later formed part of the Eastern Liang Prefecture, which was reorganized into the Jin Prefecture in the 3rd Feidi year of the Western Wei (AD 554)
After the founding of the People's Republic of China (1949), the Ankang Office of the Shaanxi Province People's Government was set up in 1950, growing to become the Ankang Area Civic Administration in 1979
Ankang County was established in 1st Taikang year of the Western Jin Dynasty (AD 280)
Ankang is rich in Chinese herbal medicines, with more than 1290 kinds of species