Qingjie () or Qing () was a legendary leader of the Ji
() clan, which eventually established the
The Zhou dynasty ( ) was a Chinese dynasty that followed the Shang dynasty
The Shang dynasty (), also historically known as the Yin dynasty (), was a Chinese dynasty that ruled in the middle and lower Yellow River valley in the second ...
The earliest known written records of the history of China date from as early as 1250 BC, from the Shang dynasty
The Shang dynasty (), also historically known as the Yin dynasty (), was a Chinese dynasty that ruled in the middle and l ...
. He is sometimes credited as a duke of Zhou
or with founding the city of Bin
Rise of the House of Zhou
Traditional accounts list his father as Gongliu of Zhou, Duke Liu and his son as Ji Huangpu, Huangpu(皇仆).He succeeded the throne after Gongliu of Zhou, Duke Liu
[Records of the Grand Historian,book 4,Annals of zhou(周本記)·"公劉卒，子慶節立，國於豳。慶節卒，子皇仆立。"]
* Buzhu 不窋
Ancient Chinese people
Zhou dynasty nobility