Yongle Emperor (Old Chinese:永楽帝; or 明成祖;Yǒnglè;Wade-Giles:Yung-lo) (1360-1424) 3rd emperor of the Ming dynasty. Officially known posthumously as Emperor Wēndì (文皇帝).Song dynasty.Ming dynasty. Emperor of China (Ming dynasty,1402-24) prince (1370-1402) House of Zhu Father-Hongwu Emperor.Mother-Empress Ma. Sibling-Princess Huaiqing. Child-Hongxi Emperor.Princess Yong'an. Princess Yongping. Princess Ancheng. Princess Xianning.Princess Changning. Spouse-Empress Xu.National Museum of China.