Encyclopedia: Zhang Chun

Zhang Chun; Chang Ch‘un; 張純

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Zhang Chun 張純

Lived: AD ?–189

Biographies:
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Served: Han, Miscellaneous

Passed over for promotion, he led the Wuhuan in revolt. After initial success, Liu Yu turned up and Chun was betrayed.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Chang Ch‘un
Simplified Chinese: 张纯
Pronunciation: Zhang1 Chun2

Birthplace: Yuyang

Rank and Titles

Chancellor of Zhongshan; General Mending the Broken Heavens; Prince of Anding; General Who Governs the Universe; King of Peace and Settlement

Fact vs. Fiction

Differences Between Fact and Common Fiction

  • Wasn’t noted for cruelty, it was Liu Yu’s fame as a governor that turned the men against Zhang Chun.

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 2

Zizhi tongjian: 58, 59

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May 13, 2014