Zhu Yicai

About Zhu Yicai

Birth Day: July 06, 1618
Birth Place: China
Reign: 1645 - 1655
Predecessor: Zhu Yipai, the 10th Prince
Successor: Zhu Honghuan, the 12th Prince
Tenure: February 1644 - June 1662
Spouse: Lady Zhang (張氏) Lady Chen (陳氏)
Issue: Zhu Hongxia (朱弘柙), Hereditary Prince of Lu Zhu Hongzhan (朱弘枬), Hereditary Prince of Lu Zhu Hongbing (朱弘棅) Zhu Hongsen (朱弘槮) fifth son Zhu Hongdong (朱弘棟) seventh son Zhu Honghuan (朱弘桓), Prince of Lu, Comm. Prince Consort of Yanping
Full nameEra name and datesTemple name: Full name Family name: Zhu (朱) Given name: Yihai (以海) Courtesy name: Juchuan (巨川) Art name: Hengshan (恆山) / Changshizi (常石子) Era name and dates Gengyin (庚寅): 1645 - June 1655 Temple name Ming Yizong 明义宗 Family name: Zhu (朱) Given name: Yihai (以海) Courtesy name: Juchuan (巨川) Art name: Hengshan (恆山) / Changshizi (常石子)Gengyin (庚寅): 1645 - June 1655Ming Yizong 明义宗
House: House of Zhu
Father: Zhu Shouyong (朱壽鏞), Prince Su of Lu
Mother: Lady Wang (王氏)

Zhu Yicai

Zhu Yicai was born on July 06, 1618 in China. Zhu Yicai is the founder of publicly traded meat producer Yurun Food, He stepped down as chairman in 2012. He is also the biggest shareholder of domestically traded retailer Nanjing Central Emporium, a department store and real estate business. Zhu's fortune hasn't been able to secure his freedom of movement, though: he has been under house arrest for an unspecified reason since March, according to a Central Emporium announcement.
Zhu Yicai is a member of Diversified

Does Zhu Yicai Dead or Alive?

As per our current Database, Zhu Yicai has been died on 23 December 1662(1662-12-23) (aged 44)\nJinmen.

🎂 Zhu Yicai - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When Zhu Yicai die, Zhu Yicai was 44 years old.

Popular As Zhu Yicai
Occupation Diversified
Age 44 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born July 06, 1618 (China)
Birthday July 06
Town/City China
Nationality China

🌙 Zodiac

Zhu Yicai’s zodiac sign is Leo. According to astrologers, people born under the sign of Leo are natural born leaders. They are dramatic, creative, self-confident, dominant and extremely difficult to resist, able to achieve anything they want to in any area of life they commit to. There is a specific strength to a Leo and their "king of the jungle" status. Leo often has many friends for they are generous and loyal. Self-confident and attractive, this is a Sun sign capable of uniting different groups of people and leading them as one towards a shared cause, and their healthy sense of humor makes collaboration with other people even easier.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Zhu Yicai was born in the Year of the Horse. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Horse love to roam free. They’re energetic, self-reliant, money-wise, and they enjoy traveling, love and intimacy. They’re great at seducing, sharp-witted, impatient and sometimes seen as a drifter. Compatible with Dog or Tiger.



Zhu Yihai was born in 1618, during the 46th year of the reign of Wanli Emperor of the Ming Dynasty. He was son of Zhu Shouyong, he was one of 9th-generation descendant (same generation with Taichang Emperor) of Zhu Tan, Prince Huang of Lu, 10th son of Hongwu Emperor.


In 1651 he fled to the island of Kinmen, which in 1663 was taken over by the invading force. His grave was discovered on the island in 1959, which disproved the theory advanced by the 18th-century History of Ming that he was killed by Koxinga. His eldest son, Zhu Honghuan (朱弘桓), married the fourth daughter of Koxinga and went to live in the Kingdom of Tungning Taiwan under the protection of Zheng Jing, his brother-in-law and worked as a farmer. Another Ming Prince who accompanied Koxinga to Taiwan was the Prince of Ningjing Zhu Shugui.


After his brothers suicide, Zhu Yihai was enfeoffed as the 11th Prince of Lu by Chongzhen Emperor. After four days he succeeded his peerage, Li Zicheng attacked Beijing and he ran to southern.

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