Emperor Taizong o Tang

Emperor Taizong o Tang (28 Januar 598  – 10 Julie 649), previously Prince o Qin, personal name Li Shimin, wis the seicont emperor o the Tang dynasty o Cheenae, rulin frae 626 tae 649.

Tang Taizong
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Emperor o the Tang dynasty
Ring4 September 626 – 10 July 649
PredecessorEmperor Gaozu
SuccessorEmperor Gaozong
Born28 Januar 598[1]
Qingshan Pailace[2] in Wugong,[3] Sui China
Dee'd10 Julie 649 (aged 51)[4]
Cuiwei Pailace in Chang'an, Tang Cheenae
BuirialZhao Mausoleum
Full name
Faimily name: Li (李)
Gien name: Shimin (世民)
Era name and dates
Zhenguan (貞觀): 4 September 626 – 10 July 649
Posthumous name
Short: Wen Huangdi (文皇帝)
Full: Wen Wu Dasheng Daguang Xiao Huangdi[lower-alpha 1]
文武大聖大廣孝皇帝[lower-alpha 2]
Temple name
Taizong (太宗)
HooseHoose o Li
FaitherEmperor Gaozu o Tang
MitherDuchess Dou
Tang Taizong
Cheenese唐太宗
Leeteral meanin"Great Ancestor of the Tang"
Qin Wang
Cheenese秦王
Leeteral meaninPrince of Qin
Li Shimin
Cheenese李世民
Leeteral meanin(personal name)

NotesEedit

  1. Gien in feenal version as o 754.
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ReferencesEedit

  1. Directory of historical figures. Pasadena: Salem Press. 2000. p. 613. ISBN 978-0-89356-334-9.
  2. Picken, Laurence E.R.; Nickson, Noël J., eds. (2007). Music from the Tang Court. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 17. ISBN 978-0-521-62100-7.
  3. Sen, Tansen (2003). Buddhism, diplomacy, and trade. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press. p. 66. ISBN 978-0-8248-2593-5.
  4. McNair, Amy (2007). Donors of Longmen: Faith, politics and patronage in medieval Chinese Buddhist sculpture. Honolulu: University of Hawaii press. p. 88. ISBN 978-0-8248-2994-0.