Huang Xianfan (Tradeetional Cheenese:黄現璠, Simplifee'd Cheenese:黄现璠; 13 November, 1899 – 18 Januar, 1982) wis a Cheenese historian, ethnologist, an ane o the maist influential ethnologists o the 20t century in Cheenae.
Huang Xianfan wis born in Fusui, Guangxi in Cheenae. Frae 1917 tae 1921 he wis eddicate at the High School o Fusui. Frae 1922 tae 1926 he wis eddicate at the Nanning Normal College o Guangxi. Frae 1926 tae 1935 he wis eddicate at Beijing Normal Varsity whaur he leared at Clessical leids an history, an whaur he wis awairdit a History degree. Frae 1935 tae 1937 he wis eddicate at Tokyo Varsity o Japan whaur he leared at Japanese history an cultur, an whaur he wis awairdit a History Maisters degree. Frae 1938 tae 1940 he wis a professor o history at the Guangxi Varsity o Guilin. Frae 1941 tae 1942 he wis a professor o history at the Sun Jatsen Varsity o Guangdong. Frae 1943 tae 1953 he wis a professor o history an ethnology at the Guangxi Varsity o Guilin. Frae 1954 tae 1982 he wis a professor o history an ethnology at the Guangxi Normal College o Guilin.
Tho Huang's maist kenspeckle wark wis his History in Zhuang (Cheenese minority), his ingine in baith the history an ethnology led tae ither contributions in thir fields.
- (Cheenese) Huang Xianfan–Ane o the Cheenese ethnologist founder o the 20t century. www.china.com,8-12-2008 
- (Inglis leid): History in Zhuang