Rulers in China:
Shang Dynasty 商朝

Shang Dynasty, 15th – 12th centuries bce??
  Traditional
Dates
Dates in
Bamboo Annals
Modern
HistoriansĀ¹
Ch'en Tang 1766–1754 bce 1558–1547 bce  
Tai Jia 太甲 1753–1721 bce 1540–1529 bce  
Wo Ding 沃丁 1720–1692 bce 1528–1510 bce  
Tai Geng 太庚 1691–1667 bce 1509–1505 bce  
Xiao Jia 小甲 1666–1650 bce 1504–1488 bce  
Yong Ji 雍己 1649–1638 bce 1487–1476 bce  
Tai Mu???太 1637–1563 bce 1475–1401 bce  
Zhong Ding 仲丁 1562–1550 bce 1400–1392 bce  
Wai Ren 外壬 1549–1535 bce 1391–1382 bce  
He Dan Jia 河亶甲 1534–1526 bce 1381–1373 bce  
Zu Yi 祖乙 1525–1507 bce 1372–1354 bce  
Zu Xin 祖辛 1506–1491 bce 1353–1340 bce  
Wo Jia 沃甲 1490–1466 bce 1339–1335 bce  
Zu Ding 祖丁 1465–1434 bce 1334–1326 bce  
Nan Geng 南庚 1433–1409 bce 1325–1320 bce  
Yang Jia 陽甲 1408–1402 bce 1319–1316 bce  
Pang Geng 盤庚 1401–1374 bce 1315–1288 bce  
Xiao Xin 小辛 1373–1353 bce 1287–1285 bce  
Xiao Yi 小乙 1352–1325 bce 1284–1275 bce  
Wu Ding 武丁 1324–1266 bce 1274–4216 bce  
Zu Geng 祖庚 1265–1259 bce 1215–1205 bce  
Zu Jia 祖甲 1258–1226 bce 1204–1172 bce  1177–1158 bce
Lin Xin 廩辛 1225–1220 bce 1171–1168 bce  1157–1149 bce
Kang Ding 康丁 1219–1199 bce 1167–1160 bce  1148–1132 bce
Wu Yi 武乙 1198–1195 bce 1159–1125 bce  1131–1117 bce
Tai Ding 太丁
Wu Wen??
1194–1192 bce 1124–1112 bce  1116–1106 bce
Di Yi 帝乙 1191–1155 bce 1111–1103 bce  1105–1087 bce
Zhou Xin 紂辛
Di Xin??
1154–1122 bce 1102–1050 bce  1086–1045 bce
overthrown by Zhou

1. Principally Edward L. Shaughnessy.

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