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date: 16 July 2019

Xuanzong, Emperor (of Tang) Táng Xuánzōng 唐玄宗 685–762 ce—Tang dynasty emperor (r. 712–756) Alternate names: birth name: Lǐ Lōngjī 李隆基; Táng Mínghuáng 唐明皇 

Source:
The Berkshire Dictionary of Chinese Biography
Author(s):
Colin MackerrasColin MACKERRAS

SummaryXuanzong was the Tang dynasty’s longest-ruling emperor. His reign was mostly glorious politically, economically, and culturally, but ended catastrophically ...

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