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Shun dynasty

Great Shun
大順

1644
Capital Xi'an
(1644)
Beijing
(1644-June 5, 1644)
Languages Chinese
Religion Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, Chinese folk religion
Government Monarchy
Emperor
 -  1644–1646 Li Zicheng
History
 -  Established in Xi'an 8 February 1644
 -  Captured Beijing 1644
 -  Fall of Beijing June 5, 1644
 -  Emperor Li Zicheng was killed 1645
Currency Chinese coin, Chinese cash

The Shun dynasty (Emperor of China and left the capital in a hurry. The Shun dynasty ended with Li's death in 1645.

After the Shun was created, Li Zicheng ordered the soldiers to kill the Ming remnants still existing in Beijing. This resulted in strong rebellions from the forces of the Southern Ming. In addition with the Shun ministers constantly fighting for power, the dynasty effectively lasted less than a year.

Generals and Ministers

Preceded by
Ming dynasty
Dynasties in Chinese history
1644
Succeeded by
Qing dynasty
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