Mạc Thái Tông

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Mạc Thái Tông (, ?-1540), known also by his given name Mạc Đăng Doanh (), was the second emperor of the Mac Dynasty of Vietnam from 1530 to 1540. His father Mạc Thái Tổ was still alive during the first year of his reign and also reigning as “senior emperor” (Thái thượng hoàng).[1] His posthumous name is Văn hoàng đế () and his era name is Đại Chính.

Mạc Thái Tông
Emperor of Đại Việt
Statue of Emperor Mạc Thái Tông.jpg
Emperor of Mạc Dynasty
Reign1529-25 January 1540
PredecessorMạc Thái Tổ
SuccessorMạc Hiến Tông
Born?
Died25 January 1540
Full name
Mạc Đăng Doanh (莫登瀛)
Era dates
Đại Chính (大正)
Posthumous name
Văn Emperor (文皇帝)
Temple name
Thái Tông (太宗)
HouseMạc dynasty
FatherMạc Thái Tổ
MotherNguyễn Thị Ngọc Toàn

HistoryEdit

Mạc Đăng Doanh was born Cao Đôi village, Bình Hà district (present day Nam Tan, Nam Sách District, Hải Dương Province). His father was Mac Dang Dung and his mother was Nguyễn Thị Ngọc Toàn. He was the oldest son of Mac Dang Dung. After Mac Dang Dung seized the throne from Emperor Lê Chiêu Tông and established the Mạc dynasty in 1527, he made his oldest son crown prince. Mac Dang Doanh died on 25 January 1540 after reigning for 10 years.[2] His full posthumous name is Thái Tông Khâm triết Văn hoàng đế.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bruce M. Lockhart, William J. Duiker The A to Z of Vietnam, p.229
  2. ^ Phạm, Quốc Quân (2005). Tiền Kim Loại Việt Nam (in Vietnamese). Bảo tàng lịch sử Việt Nam. p. 38.
Preceded by
Mạc Đăng Dung
Emperor of Vietnam
1530-1540
Succeeded by
Mạc Hiến Tông