An Lushan Rebellion

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An Lushan Rebellion
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Map o An Lushan Rebellion
Date16 December 755 – 17 Februar 763
(7 years, 2 months and 1 day)
LocationNorthren Cheenae
Result

Tang victory

  • Faw o Yan
  • Tang dynasty waikened
Belligerents
Tang dynasty
Abbasid Caliphate
Yan
Commanders an leaders
Tang Xuanzong
Tang Suzong
Tang Daizong
Feng Changqing
Gao Xianzhi
Geshu Han
Guo Ziyi
Li Guangbi
Zhang Xun
An Lushan
An Qingxu
Shi Siming
Shi Chaoyi
Strenth
c. 600,000–700,000 at peak c. 200,000–300,000 at peak
Casualties an losses
Hivy, but uncertaint

The An Lushan Rebellion wis a devastatin rebellion against the Tang dynasty o Cheenae. The rebellion begoud on 16 December 755, whan general An Lushan declared himsel emperor in Northren Cheenae, sicweys establishin a rival Yan Dynasty, an endit whan Yan fell on 17 Februar 763 (awtho the effects lastit past this).