King Yi of Zhou

850 BC - 878 BC

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King Yí of Zhou (Chinese: 周夷王; pinyin: Zhōu Yí Wáng), personal name Ji Xie, was the ninth king of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty. Estimated dates of his reign are 885–878 BC or 865–858 BC.He was preceded by his uncle, King Xiao of Zhou, who may have overthrown his father. In the third year of his reign, King Yi sided with Marquis of Ji in a dispute with Duke Ai of Qi and executed Duke Ai by boiling him to death in a large cauldron. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of King Yi of Zhou has received more than 3,069 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. King Yi of Zhou is the 8,337th most popular politician (down from 7,599th in 2019).

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Among politicians, King Yi of Zhou ranks 8,337 out of 15,710Before him are Kais Saied, Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth, Thelma Schoonmaker, Assaracus, Andrey II of Vladimir, and John Magufuli. After him are Frederick, Prince of Hohenzollern, Anatoly Dobrynin, Al-Akhtal al-Taghlibi, Café Filho, Bethuel, and Prasutagus.

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Among people born in 850 BC, King Yi of Zhou ranks 6Before him are Jonah, Jeroboam II, King Li of Zhou, King Xuan of Zhou, and Shoshenq V. After him are Marduk-zakir-shumi I and Marduk-balassu-iqbi. Among people deceased in 878 BC, King Yi of Zhou ranks 1

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