Northern Zhou: Polity Style: 557-581 - Archontology.org

Northern Zhou: Polity Style: 557-581

15 Feb 557 Yǔwén Jué (宇文覺), holding the title of Zhōu gōng (周公), acceded to the throne in Chang'an (modern Xi'an, Shaanxi province) (Book of Zhou, ch. 3; History of the Northern Dynasties, ch. 9)
15 Feb 557 - 4 Mar 581 Zhōu () | Zhou
4 Mar 581 last emperor of Zhou abdicated in favour of Yáng Jiān (楊堅), holding the title of Suí wáng (隋王), who acceded as the first emperor of Sui
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