Vietnam: Emperors: 1527-1593

Each ruler is recorded under the following protocol: temple name || personal name(s) (see also Notes). Dates of bestowal of the temple and posthumous names are given in brackets.
Hoàng đế (皇帝) | Emperor
Ruling House: Mạc ()
12 Jul 1527 - Dec 1529/Jan 1530 Thái Tổ (太祖) [1530] || Mạc Đăng Dong (莫登庸) [1]
  posthumous name: Nhân minh Cao Hoàng đế ([仁明]高皇帝)
   
24 (or 29) Jan 1530 - 22 Feb (or 3 Mar) 1540 Thái Tông (太宗) [1540] || Mạc Đăng Doanh (莫登瀛)
  posthumous name: Khâm triết Văn Hoàng đế ([欽哲]文皇帝)
   
22 Feb (or 3 Mar) 1540 - 5 Jun 1546 no temple name bestowed || Mạc Phúc Hải (莫福海)
  posthumous name: Hiển Hoàng đế (顯皇帝)
   
5 Jun 1546 - Jan/Feb 1562 (or 18 Feb 1564) no temple name bestowed || Mạc Phúc Nguyên (莫福源)
   
Jan/Feb 1562 (or 18 Feb 1564) - c. 28 Dec 1592 no temple name bestowed || Mạc Mậu Hiệp (Hợp) (莫茂洽)
   
c. 28 Dec 1592 - 14 Feb 1593 no temple name bestowed || Mạc Toàn (莫全)
   
3 Jan 1593 - 14 Feb 1593 no temple name bestowed || Mạc Kính Chỉ (莫敬止)
   

[1] Abdicated in the twelfth month of the lunar year (31 Dec 1529 - 28 Jan 1530).
Last updated on: 12 Mar 2020 08:52:43