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Emperor Taizong of Jin

Jin Dynasty emperor

Died when: 59 years 76 days (710 months)
Star Sign: Sagittarius

 

Emperor Taizong of Jin

Emperor Taizong of Jin (25 November 1075 – 9 February 1135), personal name Wuqimai, sinicised name Wanyan Sheng, was the second emperor of the Jurchen-led Jin dynasty, which ruled northern China between the 12th and 13th centuries.

His regnal name was "Tianhui" (天會).During his reign, the Jin dynasty conquered the Khitan-led Liao dynasty.He then led the Jurchens in their campaigns against the Song dynasty, captured the Song capital in 1127 and went on to occupy most of northern China.

After his death, he was posthumously honoured with the temple name Taizong by his successor, Emperor Xizong.


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