Zhou: Polity Style: 690-705 - Archontology.org

Zhou: Polity Style: 690-705

16 Oct 690 establishment of Zhōu is proclaimed (Old Book of Tang, ch. 6; New Book of Tang, ch. 4) [1]
16 Oct 690 - 3 Mar 705 Zhōu ()
21 (or 23) Feb 705 emperor of Zhōu is deposed, the re-accession of the former emperor of Táng (Old Book of Tang, ch. 6; New Book of Tang, ch. 4)
3 Mar 705 re-establishment of Táng is proclaimed (Old Book of Tang, ch. 7; New Book of Tang, ch. 4) [2]

[1] The establishment of Zhōu (16 Oct 690) preceded the relinquishing of imperial dignity by the emperor of Tang (19 Oct 690).
[2] The re-establishment of Táng (3 Mar 705) followed the re-accession of the former emperor of Tang (21 or 23 Feb 705).
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