Empress Song (Song dynasty)

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Empress Song
Spouse Emperor Taizu of Song
Full name
Family name: Sòng ()
Given name: unknown
Posthumous name
Empress Xiàozhāng (皇后)
Father Song Yanwo (宋延偓)
Mother Princess Yongning (永甯公主) of the Later Han, surnamed Liu
Born 952
Luoyang, Henan, China
Died 995 (aged 42–43)
Kaifeng, Henan, China
Burial Gongyi, Henan, China

Empress Song (952–995) was a Chinese Empress consort of the Song Dynasty, married to Emperor Taizu of Song.

She came from a royal family. Her maternal grandfather was Later Han's 1st emperor Liu Zhiyuan. Her paternal grandmother was a daughter of Later Tang's 1st emperor Li Cunxu.


Chinese royalty
Preceded by
Empress Wang
Empress of China
Succeeded by
Empress Li (Taizong)