Emperor Zhi

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Emperor Zhì (simplified Chinese: ; traditional Chinese: ; pinyin: Dì Zhì) or simply Zhì was an Emperor of China. Also known as Qingyang-shi (青陽氏), he was born Jiang Kuang'er (姜匡二) as the eldest son to Emperor Ku and Changyi (常儀). He ruled for nine years from c. 2366 BC – c. 2358 BC until he died and was succeeded by younger half-brother Yao. His birthplace was Qinghua (清化, east of present day Bo'ai County of Jiaozuo City).

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Emperor Zhi
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Emperor Ku
Emperor of China Succeeded by
Emperor Yao