The skeletal remains from southern China are predominately negroid. (Chang 1964, p.70) The people practiced single burials. The Africans or blacks that founded civilization in China were often called li min "black headed people" by the Zhou dynasts. This term has affinity to the Sumero-Akkadian term sag- gig-ga "black headed people". These li min are associated with the Chinese cultural hero Yao. In northern China the blacks founded many civilizations. The three major empires of China were the Xia Dynasty (c.2205-1766 B.C), Shang/ Yin Dynasty (c.1700-1050 B.C) and the Zhou Dynasty.The Zhou dynasty was the first dynasty founded by the Mongoloid people in China called Hua (Who-aa). The founders of Xia and Shang came from the Fertile African Crescent by way of Iran. According to Chinese legends the first man Pan Gu, used a hammer 18,000 years ago to make man. Check out the link below, there are many more references, although there is alot of secrecy around the subject of 'the first rulers of china'. Black Chinese Mani Tribe in Thailand In fact, appearances may be deceiving. Today’s Chinese may actually be a people composed of three Black/Negroid races, one Mongoloid race and one Caucasian race. When one looks at the Uiger, one sees some Caucasian features. When one looks at Southern and Central/Eastern Chinese, one sees lots of Negroid/Kong-San features. When one looks at Northern Chinese one sees some Caucasian/Negroid/Mongoloid features. When one looks at South-Eastern Chinese, one sees Negro-Australoid and Mongoloid features. Chinese very African looking, with the squashed flabby noses and flabby lips and dark sallow skin.