You are here: Home > Useful Info > Beijing at a Glance > History
History
Name Check
What's in a name? Beijing means "northern capital", but the city has had quite a few different names during its long history.
Earliest Inhabitants
Beijing's earliest recorded fossil remains are those of the Peking Man dating back 500,000 years.
City of Ji, Beijing's First Phase
The founding of Beijing can most probably be attributed to the Yellow Emperor, a formidable leader of the surrounding agricultural settlements.
Capital of the Liao and Jin Dynasties
By the early 10th century, the Tang Dynasty was on the verge of collapse. Grasping their chance, the Khitan moved south and garrisoned in Ji, making it their second capital.
Reconstruction of the city under the Yuan
In 1271, Kublai Khan named the new dynasty Yuan and declared Zhongdu as his capital Dadu (Great Capital).
Capital of the Ming and Qing Dynasties
The restoration of the rule of the Han people came with the Ming Dynasty  whose armies conquered Dadu in 1368, later renaming the city Beiping.
888真人开户送88元
Beijing's most recent chapter began on January 31, 1949 as the Chinese People's Liberation Army marched into the city under the command of Chairman Mao Zedong.
Copyright ? 94.1155150.com. All Rights Reserved 京ICP证 040089号 京公网安备110108006329号
网络传播视听节目许可证号:0105123 京公网安备110108006329号 京网文[2011]0252-085号
乐通开户 凯时是什么网站 福利彩票天津时时彩 菲律宾沙龙娱乐登入 88游戏游戏诚招代理
永利皇宫游戏免费注册 宝马娱乐公司介绍 108彩票色蹀 欢乐谷娱乐游戏注册 王子娱乐真人现场游戏
真人博彩攻略网址 明升网站注册平台 电子捕鱼开户 恒达澳门登录 现金赌大小注册
金沙赌场官网代理 千赢国际存款提款 MG电子游戏官网登入 申博138真人 太阳城娱乐官网