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Pu-yi

(ˈpuːˈjiː)
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(Biography) Henry. 1906–67, last emperor of China as Xuan-Tong (1908–12); emperor of the Japanese puppet state of Manchukuo as Kang-de (1934–45)

Pu-yi

(ˈpuˈyi)

n.
Henry, 1906–67, last emperor of China 1908–12; puppet emperor of Manchukuo 1934–45.
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The last Qing dynasty emperor, Puyi (Aisin Gioro, Xuantong Emperor), came to the throne at age 3 in 1908 and did not abdicate until 1917.
(11) Ello implicaria que la Espana del general Franco, unico regimen al que podia aplicarsele tal clausula en aquel momento--a excepcion del de Puyi en el Manchukuo, titere de un Japon todavia no derrotado en armas--, no fuese aceptada dentro de la nueva organizacion mundial.
The following year, the last of the Qing rulers, Xuantong Puyi, was installed as the Emperor of Manchukuo.
The 12th and final ruler of the Qing dynasty and the Last Emperor of China, Puyi (1906-1967), was widely rumored to be gay.
Judges who served on this year's judging panel included Joyce Yau, Executive Director, Puyi Group Limited; Richard Li, Executive Committee, Hong Kong Fashion Designers Association; and Dr Alex Lee, Chairman, Chartered Society of Designers (Hong Kong).
In Jingdezhen, De Waal learns that the response to the last demand from the last emperor Puyi (r.
In 1936, she refused to welcome the visiting emperor Puyi of Manchukuo in Tokyo, whom she deemed a puppet of Japan, and was imprisoned for more than three months where she finished (In a Japanese Prison).
The screens faced each other, forming a corridor with Puyi's festival robe at the end.