Dục Đức

Dục Đức (Hán tự: 育德, IPA: [zùkp ɗɨ́k]; born Nguyễn Phúc Ưng Ái, 23 February 1852 – 6 October 1883), was Emperor of Vietnam for three days, from 20–23 July 1883. He was the fifth emperor of the Nguyễn dynasty and father of Emperor Thành Thái, who ruled from 1889 to 1907.

Emperor Dục Đức
育德帝
Emperor of Đại Nam
Reign20 July 1883 – 23 July 1883
PredecessorTự Đức
SuccessorHiệp Hòa
RegentTôn Thất Thuyết, Nguyễn Văn Tường & Trần Tiễn Thành
Emperor of Nguyễn Dynasty
Reign20 July 1883 – 23 July 1883
PredecessorTự Đức
SuccessorHiệp Hòa
Born23 February 1852
Imperial City, Huế, Đại Nam
Died6 October 1883 (aged 31)
Imperial City, Huế, Đại Nam
Burial
An Lăng (安陵)
SpouseEmpress Từ Minh
Issue19 including 11 sons and 8 daughters
Nguyễn Phúc Bửu Lân
Names
Nguyễn Phúc Ưng Ái (阮福膺𩡤)
Era dates
Tự Đức (嗣德)(remain unchanged)
Posthumous name
Khoan nhân Duệ triết Tĩnh minh Huệ hoàng đế (寬仁睿哲靜明惠皇帝)
Temple name
Cung Tông (恭宗)
HouseNguyễn Phúc
FatherNguyễn Phúc Hồng Y (son of Thiệu Trị)
MotherTrần Thị Nga
ReligionRuism, Buddhism

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