Goryeo: Polity Style: 936-1393

15 Jun 918 Wang Geon becomes ruler of Taebong, founding a new "dynasty"
936 upon unification of the whole Korean peninsula the name of the polity is changed to Goryeo (Chinese: Gāolì)
936 - 27 Mar 1393 Dae Goryeo guk
27 Mar 1393 revived polity style (Joseon) is bestowed by the ruler of the Ming state
Last updated on: 27 Sep 2011 07:00:43