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Gaozu, Emperor (of Tang) Táng Gāozǔ 唐高祖 566–635 ce—Founder of the Tang dynasty (r. 618–626) Alternate name: given name: Lǐ Yuān 李淵 

The Berkshire Dictionary of Chinese Biography
Lee ChamneyLee CHAMNEY

SummaryGaozu, born Li Yuan, was the founder of the Tang dynasty, perhaps the most cosmopolitan and storied dynasty in ...

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