Empress Wu was born February 17, 624 AD. When she was young her dad influence her to read and write. However during this time that was traditionally for men. She knew a lot about politics and the government. She was a very talented child and had a great education.
Always read and write. You will have a bright future
As Empress Wu got older she had a son. He was declared emperor in 683, after Emperor Gaozong died. Wu wanted to be emperor so bad that she made fro son step down so she could be emperor. She declared a new dynasty named the Zhou dynasty. She was the first and only women emperor to rule China