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King Si of Zhou (Chinese: 周思王; pinyin: Zhōu Sī Wáng) was the thirtieth king of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty and the eighteenth of Eastern Zhou.[1]

King Si of Zhou
King of China
Reign441 BC
PredecessorKing Ai of Zhou
SuccessorKing Kao of Zhou
Died441 BC
Full name
Ancestral name: (姬)
Given name: Shū (叔)
HouseZhou Dynasty
FatherKing Zhending of Zhou

He gained the throne in 441 by killing his older brother King Ai of Zhou, but was himself killed by his younger brother King Kao of Zhou after only five months of rule.[2][better source needed]


See alsoEdit


  1. ^ The History of China. Google Books. Retrieved 9 January 2013.
  2. ^ Family tree of Chinese kings
King Si of Zhou
 Died: 441 BC
Regnal titles
Preceded by
King Ai of Zhou
King of China
441 BC
Succeeded by
King Kao of Zhou