The Info List - King Wei Of Chu

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King Wei of Chu (Chinese: 楚威王; pinyin: Chǔ Wēi Wáng, died 329 BC) was the king of the state of Chu from 339 to 329 BC, during the Warring States period
Warring States period
of ancient China. He was born Xiong Shang (Chinese: 熊商) and King Wei was his posthumous title.[1] King Wei succeeded his father King Xuan of Chu, who died in 340 BC. King Wei died in 329 BC after an eleven-year reign and was succeeded by his son King Huai of Chu.[1] His two daughters become consorts of King Huiwen of Qin. The first was known as Queen Huiwen, who gave birth to King Wu of Qin, and the second was known as the Queen Dowager Xuan, who gave birth to King Zhaoxiang of Qin. References[edit]

^ a b Sima Qian. "楚世家 (House of Chu)". Records of the Grand Historian (in Chinese). Archived from the original on 10 March 2012. Retrieved 1 March 2012. 

King Wei of Chu House of Mi  Died: 329 BC

Regnal titles

Preceded by King Xuan of Chu King of Chu 339–329 BC Succeeded by King Huai of Chu

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