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Emperor Yingzong of Ming

1427 - 1464

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Emperor Yingzong of Ming (Chinese: 明英宗; pinyin: Míng Yīngzōng; 29 November 1427 – 23 February 1464), personal name Zhu Qizhen (simplified Chinese: 朱祁镇; traditional Chinese: 朱祁鎮; pinyin: Zhū Qízhèn), was the sixth and eighth Emperor of the Ming dynasty. He ascended the throne as the Zhengtong Emperor (simplified Chinese: 正统帝; traditional Chinese: 正統帝; pinyin: Zhèngtǒng Dì; lit. 'right governance') in 1435, but was forced to abdicate in 1449, in favour of his younger brother the Jingtai Emperor, after being captured by the Northern Yuan dynasty during the Tumu Crisis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emperor Yingzong of Ming has received more than 486,829 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Emperor Yingzong of Ming is the 981st most popular politician (up from 1,098th in 2019), the 61st most popular biography from China (up from 80th in 2019) and the 36th most popular Chinese Politician.

Emperor Yingzong of Ming is most famous for his military achievements. Emperor Yingzong of Ming is also known for his economic reforms.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Emperor Yingzong of Ming ranks 981 out of 15,577Before him are Frederick VIII of Denmark, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Pedro II of Brazil, False Dmitry I, Alexander I of Yugoslavia, and Louis IV of France. After him are Samuel of Bulgaria, Baldwin I of Jerusalem, Mohammed Daoud Khan, Bolesław I the Brave, Ulrika Eleonora, Queen of Sweden, and Zoë Porphyrogenita.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1427, Emperor Yingzong of Ming ranks 1After him are Casimir IV Jagiellon, Lucrezia Tornabuoni, Sigismund, Archduke of Austria, Shen Zhou, and Antonio Rossellino. Among people deceased in 1464, Emperor Yingzong of Ming ranks 5Before him are Nicholas of Cusa, Pope Pius II, Rogier van der Weyden, and Cosimo de' Medici. After him are Frederick II, Elector of Saxony, Blanche II of Navarre, Zagan Pasha, Bernardo Rossellino, Catherine of Poděbrady, Desiderio da Settignano, and Bartolomeo Bon.

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In China

Among people born in China, Emperor Yingzong of Ming ranks 61 out of 1,392Before him are Sima Yi (179), Hua Guofeng (1921), Jiang Qing (1914), Emperor Yao (-2324), Guangxu Emperor (1871), and Zhang Fei (167). After him are 5th Dalai Lama (1617), Jiaqing Emperor (1760), Li Si (-280), Xiang Yu (-232), Han Fei (-280), and Xuande Emperor (1399).

Among POLITICIANS In China

Among politicians born in China, Emperor Yingzong of Ming ranks 36Before him are Cao Pi (187), Sima Yi (179), Hua Guofeng (1921), Jiang Qing (1914), Emperor Yao (-2324), and Guangxu Emperor (1871). After him are 5th Dalai Lama (1617), Jiaqing Emperor (1760), Li Si (-280), Xiang Yu (-232), Xuande Emperor (1399), and Emperor Xuanzong of Tang (685).