Chinese philosophy changers

Events

The Yellow Emperor

Approx. 2723 BC - 2598 BC

Yu the Great

Approx. 2200 BC - 2101 BC

Laozi

Approx. 650 BC - 531 BC

Confucius

551 BC - 479 BC

Zengzi

505 BC - 435 BC

Mozi

Approx. 470 BC - Approx. 391 BC

Gaozi

420 BC - 350 BC

Mencius

372 BC - 289 BC

Xun Kuang

313 BC - 238 BC

Qin Shi Huang

259 BC - 210 BC

Zhang Heng

78 AD - 139

Zu Congzhi

421 - 500

Xuanzang

602 - 664

Huineng

638 - 713

Shen Kuo

1031 - 1095

Li Shizhen

1518 - 1593

Mao Zedong

1893 - 1976