- China (Southern and Northern Dynasties) -
- Southern Qi Dynasty - Emperor Wu, Emperor of Qi (483–493)
- Northern Wei Dynasty - Emperor Xiaowen, Emperor of Northern Wei (471–499)
- Gupta Empire - Buddha Gupta, Gupta Emperor (477–496)
- Hephthalite Empire - Toramana, Tegin of Hephthalite Empire (AKA White Huns) (c.490-515)
- Japan (Kofun Era) - Emperor Ninken, Emperor of Japan (c.488-c.498)
- Korea (Three Kingdoms) -
- Baekje - Dongseong, King of Baekje (479–501)
- Goguryeo - Munjamyeong, King of Goguryeo (491–519)
- Silla - Soji, King of Silla (479–500)
- Pallava - Nandi Varman I, King of Pallava (480–500)
- Rouran Khaganate
- Yujiulü Doulun, Khan of the Rouran Khaganate (485-492)
- Yujiulü Nagai, Khan of the Rouran Khaganate (492-506)
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