Emperor Guangwu o Han
Emperor Guangwu (born Liu Xiu; 15 Januar 5 BC – 29 Mairch 57), coortesy name Wenshu, wis an emperor o the Cheenese Han dynasty, restorer o the dynasty in AD 25 an sicweys foonder o the Later Han or Eastren Han (the restored Han Dynasty).
Portrait o Emperor Guangwu frae Sancai Tuhui
|Emperor o the Eastren Han Dynasty|
|Ring||5 August 25 – 29 Mairch 57|
|Predecessor||nane, Gengshi Emperor as Emperor o Yuan Han|
|Born||13 Januar 5 BC|
Jiyang Coonty, Chenliu Commandery, Han Empire
|Dee'd||29 Mairch 57 (aged 62)|
Luoyang, Han Empire
|Faither||Liu Qin (劉欽)|
|Emperor Guangwu o Han|
|Leeteral meanin||"The Bricht an Martial Emperor o Han"|
- Proclaimed himsel emperor on 5 August 25, but wis nae in control o the hale o China till 25 December 36 whan the last eety escapin his control, Chengdu, surrendered tae his airmy.
- Bielenstein, 245.