Empress Song (Song dynasty)

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Empress Song
Born 952
Luoyang, Henan, China
Died 995 (aged 42–43)
Kaifeng, Henan, China
Burial Gongyi, Henan, China
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

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.

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Chinese royalty
Preceded by
Empress Wang
Empress of China
968–976
Succeeded by
Empress Li (Taizong)