Tang dynasty

The Last 7 Known Empresses of the Tang Dynasty

Emperor Xianzong: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Xianzong_of_Tang

Emperor Muzong: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Muzong_of_Tang

Emperor Jingzong: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Jingzong_of_Tang

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Emperor Wenzong: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Wenzong_of_Tang

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Emperor Wuzong: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Wuzong_of_Tang

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Emperor Xuanzong: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Xuanzong_of_Tang_(9th_century)

  • Empress Yuanzho

Emperor Yizong: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Yizong_of_Tang

  • Empress Hui’an
  • Empress Gongxian

Emperor Xizong: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Xizong_of_Tang

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Emperor Zhaozong: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Zhaozong_of_Tang

  • Empress Xuanmu https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empress_He_(Tang_dynasty)

Emperor Ai (last emperor of Tang Dynasty) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Ai_of_Tang

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Spouse: Emperor Xianzong of Tang


Emperor Xianzong of Tang, formerly known as Li Chun, ruled the Tang Dynasty from 805 to 820. He ascended to the throne after his father, Emperor Shunzong, yielded it to him in 805. Emperor Xianzong aimed to diminish the power of military governors (Jiedushi) and launched campaigns against them when they resisted his authority. Initially successful, he defeated warlords such as Liu Pi, Yang Huilin, and Li Qi. In 813, despite setbacks against military governor Wang Chengzong, he made progress towards reunifying the empire, culminating in the Yuanhe Restoration by 817, bringing various regions back under imperial control. However, his reign also witnessed the increasing influence of eunuchs. Allegedly, Emperor Xianzong was murdered in 820 by the eunuch Chen Hongzhi, with suspicions of involvement by Consort Guo and her son Li Heng (later Emperor Muzong).

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