First Emperor

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Emperor Qin Shi Huang

Qin Shi Huang was the first Emperor of china he was part of the Qin Dynasty. His two greatest achievements were building the great wall of china and Terracotta warriors.

He was Born in 259 BC and Died in 210 BC.He was the son of the King of Qin State.The first emperor actually grew up in the kingdom of his father. You could say he was meant to rule. Qin Shi Huang was the oldest it was just him and his brother Chengjiao.

In 211 BC a large meteor is said to have fallen in Dongjun in the lower reaches of the Yellow River. On it, an unknown person inscribed the words "The First Emperor will die and his land will be divided. When the emperor heard of this, he sent an imperial secretary to investigate this prophecy. No one would confess so all the people living nearby were killed . The stone was then burned and pulverized.

FAMILY

  • Father- King Zhuangxiang of Qin



  • Mother- Queen Dowager Zhao




  • Brother-ChengJiao




  • Children- Qin Er Shi, Fusu, Jianglu, Gao