Gao Wang was an officer of medicines and he was close to Prince Liu Bian, the later Emperor Shao. On 22 September 189, the General-in-Chief He Jin was killed by the eunuchs and Gao Wang died in the massacre that followed.
- Gao Jing (adopted)
- ↑ Fan Ye, History of the Later Han, chapter 78.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 de Crespigny, A Biographical Dictionary of Later Han to the Three Kingdoms, biography of Gao Wang, pages 244-245.
- de Crespigny, Rafe. A Biographical Dictionary of Later Han to the Three Kingdoms. Leiden:BRILL, 2007.
- Fan Ye 范曄 (398–445). Hou Han shu 後漢書 "History of the Later Han".