Empress Wu Zietan - The only female emperor in China's history! Wu was a strong, well-educated woman. She was the most powerful and influential woman at court. Ruling the Tang Dynasty from 655-690 then ruled for 15 years in the Zhou Dynasty. During her long reign the dynasty became stable, peaceful, powerful and prosperous. From Concubine to Empress. Wu was an influencer and broke tradition. She opened the gates for women of all classes to move up into positions of power. Of course it takes a woman!
Born: 17 February 624CE - 16 December 705CE
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