Later Han: Polity Style: 947-951 - Archontology.org

Later Han: Polity Style: 947-951

10 Mar 947 Liú Zhīyuǎn (劉知遠) acceded to the throne (Old History of the Five Dynasties, ch. 99; New History of the Five Dynasties, ch. 10) [1]
5 Jul 947 establishment of the Great Hàn is proclaimed in Kaifeng (now in the city of Kaifeng, Henan) (Old History of the Five Dynasties, ch. 100; New History of the Five Dynasties, ch. 10)
5 Jul 947 - 2 Jan 951 Dà Hàn (大漢) | Great Hàn
2 Jan 951 polity collapsed following the assassination of the last emperor of the polity (2 Jan 951) and occupation of the capital in the prefecture (fǔ | ) of Kaifeng (now in the city of Kaifeng, Henan) by the invading army led by the future emperor of the Later Zhou (3 Jan 951) (Old History of the Five Dynasties, ch. 103; New History of the Five Dynasties, ch. 10)

[1] The name of a new state was not proclaimed until 5 Jul 947.
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