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Chinese History - Liu-Song Dynasty 劉宋 (420-479)

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The Liu-Song dynasty 劉宋 (420-479) was the first of the Southern Dynasties 南朝 (420~589). It was founded by Liu Yu 劉裕.

Liu-Song Dynasty 劉宋 (420-479)
dynastic title {temple name}
-----reign periods
personal name
(Liu-)Song Wudi (劉)宋武帝 {Gaozu 宋祖} (r. 420-422)
-----Yongchu 永初 420-422
Liu Yu 劉裕
The Minor Emperor (Shaodi) of (Liu-)Song (劉)宋少帝 (r. 422-423)
-----Jingping 景平 423
Liu Yifu 劉義符
(Liu-)Song Wendi (劉)宋文帝 {Taizu 太祖} (r. 424-453)
-----Yuanjia 元嘉 424-453

Counter-Emperors
Cheng Daoyang 程道養 (432-437)
-----Taishi 泰始 432-437
Yang Nandang 楊難當 (436-442)
-----Jianyi 建義 436-442
Liu Shao 劉劭 (or Liu Xu 劉劬) (453)
-----Taichu 太初 (453)
Liu Yilong 劉義隆
(Liu-)Song Xiaowudi (劉)宋孝武帝 {Shizu 世祖} (r. 453-464)
-----Xiaojian 孝建 454-456
-----Daming 大明 457-464
Liu Jun 劉駿
The First Deposed Emperor (Qianfeidi) of (Liu-)Song (劉)宋前廢帝 (r. 464-465)
-----Yongguang 永光 465
-----Jinghe 景和 465
Liu Ziye 劉子業
(Liu-)Song Mingdi (劉)宋明帝 {Taizong 太宗} (r. 465-472)
-----Taishi 泰始 465-471
-----Taiyu 泰豫 472
Liu Yu 劉彧
The Second Deposed Emperor (Houfeidi) of (Liu-)Song (劉)宋後廢帝, Prince of Cangwu 蒼梧王 (r. 472-476)
-----Yuanhui 元徽 473-476
Liu Yu 劉昱
(Liu-)Song Shundi (劉)宋順帝 (r. 477-479)
-----Shengming 昇明 477-479
Liu Zhun 劉準

Sources: Yang Debing 楊德炳 (1992), "Liang 梁", in: Zhongguo da baike quanshu 中國大百科全書, Zhongguo lishi 中國歷史 (Beijing/Shanghai: Zhongguo da baike quanshu chubanshe), Vol. 2, pp. 574-576. ● Zhonguo lishi da cidian bianzuan weiyuanhui 中國歷史大辭典編纂委員會 (ed. 2000), Zhongguo lishi da cidian 中國歷史大辭典 (Shanghai: Shanghai cishu chubanshe), Vol.2, pp. 3322, 3324, 3326, 3328.

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