Today in History - December 2nd. 1908 - Puyi became emperor of China

At the age of two, Puyi became on December 2nd. 1908 the last Emperor of China.
His father was regent.



Puyi - Source picture: Wikipedia

He was a member of the Qing Dynasty.  The Qing Dynasty was ruling over China
from 1644 till 1912.


Flag of the Qing Dynasty.



In 1912, Puyi abdicated.
Later Puyi's life was filmed by an Italian film director, Bernardo Bertolucci.

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