King Jing of Zhou (Gui)

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King Jing of Zhou
King of China
Reign 544–520 BC
Predecessor King Ling of Zhou
Successor King Dao of Zhou
Died 520 BC
Issue Prince Chao
King Dao of Zhou
King Jing of Zhou (Gai)
Full name
Ancestral name: (姬)
Given name: Guì (貴)
Father King Ling of Zhou

King Jing of Zhou, (Chinese: 周景王; pinyin: Zhōu Jĭng Wáng), or King Ching of Chou, was the twenty-fourth king of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty and the twelfth of Eastern Zhou. He succeeded to the throne after the death of King Ling of Zhou. King Jing reigned from 544 BC to 520 BC. He was briefly succeeded by his son, King Dao of Zhou.

King Jing of Zhou (Gui)
 Died: 520 BC
Regnal titles
Preceded by
King Ling of Zhou
King of China
544–520 BC
Succeeded by
King Dao of Zhou