History of the Ming Dynasty
The Ming dynasty (1368–1644), founded by the peasant rebel leader Zhu Yuanzhang (known posthumously as Emperor Taizu), was an imperial dynasty of China. It was the successor to the Yuan dynasty and th...
History of the Ming Dynasty - Wikipedia
Ming Turpan Border Wars
The Ming–Turpan conflict were a series of conflicts between the Ming Dynasty and Kingdom of Turpan that erupted due to disputes over borders, trade and internal succession to the throne of Turpan.
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Ming conquest of Yunnan
The Ming conquest of Yunnan was the final phase in the Chinese Ming dynasty expulsion of Mongol Yuan dynasty rule from China in the 1380s.
Muslim troops fought in both the Chinese Ming army and th...
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Tibet during the Ming Dynasty
The exact nature of relations between Tibet and the Ming dynasty of China (1368–1644) is unclear. Analysis of the relationship is further complicated by modern political conflicts and the application ...
Tibet during the Ming Dynasty - Wikipedia
Tumu Crisis
115°36′E / 40.383°N 115.600°E / 40.383; 115.600The Tumu Crisis (simplified Chinese: 土木之变; traditional Chinese: 土木之變; Mongolian: Тумугийн тулалдаан); also called t...
Rebellion of Cao Qin
The Rebellion of Cao Qin (simplified Chinese: 曹石之变; traditional Chinese: 曹石之變; pinyin: Cáoshí Zhī Biàn) was a day-long uprising in the Ming Dynasty capital of Beijing on August 7, 146...
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Qi Jiguang
Qi Jiguang (November 12, 1528 – January 17, 1588) was a Chinese military general of the Ming Dynasty. He is best known for leading Ming forces to defend China's east coastal regions from raids b...
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Fall of the Ming Dynasty
The Qing conquest of the Ming, also known as the Ming–Qing transition was a period of conflict between the Qing dynasty, established by Manchu clan Aisin Gioro in Manchuria (contemporary Northeastern ...
Southern Ming Dynasty
The southern Ming was a loyalist movement that was active in southern China following the Ming dynasty's collapse in 1644. The Ming were overthrown when peasant rebels captured Beijing. Ming generals ...
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Kingdom of Tungning
The Kingdom of Tungning (simplified Chinese: 东宁王国; traditional Chinese: 東寧王國; pinyin: Dōngníng Wángguó) or Kingdom of Formosa was a government that ruled part of southwestern T...
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Koxinga
Koxinga or Coxinga (a westernization of Chinese: 國姓爺; pinyin: Guóxìngyé; literally: "Lord of the Imperial Surname"; 27 August 1624 – 23 June 1662) or Zheng Chenggong (Chinese: 鄭成功; pin...
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Zhu Youlang, Prince of Gui
The Yongli Emperor (Chinese: 永曆; 1623–1662; reigned 18 November 1646 – 1 June 1662), personal name Zhu Youlang, was the fourth and last emperor of the Southern Ming dynasty of China. His era name ...
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List of emperors of the Ming Dynasty
The Ming dynasty ruled China from 1368 to 1644, succeeding the Mongol-led Yuan dynasty and falling amidst much peasant turmoil to the Manchu-ruled Qing dynasty. Sixteen emperors ruled over the whole o...
List of emperors of the Ming Dynasty - Wikipedia
Qi (surname)
Qi is the romanization of several Chinese family names, including 祁 (Qí), 齊/齐 (Qí), 戚 (Qī), 乞 (Qí), 奇 (Qí) and 亓 (Qí).
Qi (祁, also commonly written as Chi, and Kei in Cantonese) is a Chinese surna...
Zhu Yujian, Prince of Tang
Zhu Yujian (Chinese: 朱聿鍵; pinyin: Zhū Yùjiàn; 1602–1646), the Prince of Tang, reigned as the Longwu Emperor of the Southern Ming dynasty from 18 August 1645, when he was enthroned in Fuz...
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Tibet under Yuan administrative rule
The Yuan administrative rule of Tibet (1270–1350) was a period in the history of Tibet when the region was structurally, militarily and administratively controlled by the Yuan dynasty, a division of t...
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Choghtu Khong Tayiji
Tsoghtu Khong Tayiji, born Tümengken (Classical Mongolian: Tümengken čoγtu qong tayiǰi; modern Mongolian: Цогт хунтайж, Tsogt Khun Taij; 1581–1637), was a noble in Northern Khalkha. He expanded into A...
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Zhu Yousong, Prince of Fu
The Hongguang Emperor (Chinese: 弘光; 1607–1646), personal name Zhu Yousong (Chinese: 朱由崧), was the first emperor of the Southern Ming Dynasty. He reigned briefly in Southern China from 1644-164...