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Daisen-Kofun, the tomb of Emperor Nintoku, Osaka
Daisen-Kofun, the tomb of Emperor Nintoku, Osaka

Emperor Nintoku (仁徳天皇 Nintoku Tennō) was the 16th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. No firm dates can be assigned to this emperor or to his reign, but he is considered to have ruled the country during the early 5th century CE. Jump to: navigation, search Image File history File links Download high resolution version (800x800, 514 KB) File links The following pages link to this file: Emperor Nintoku ... Jump to: navigation, search Image File history File links Download high resolution version (800x800, 514 KB) File links The following pages link to this file: Emperor Nintoku ... His Imperial Majesty, Emperor Akihito of Japan The Emperor of Japan (天皇, tennō) is Japans titular head of state and the head of the Japanese imperial family. ... // Events Romulus Augustus, Last Western Roman Emperor Rome sacked by Visigoths in 410. ...


According to Nihonshoki, he was the fourth son of Emperor Ōjin and the father of Emperors Emperor Richū, Emperor Hanzei, and Emperor Ingyō. The book also states that Nintoku ruled from 313 till 399 but modern research suggests those dates are likely inaccurate. Nihonshoki (日本書紀) is the second oldest history book about the ancient history of Japan. ... Emperor ÅŒjin (応神天皇 ÅŒjin Tennō) was the 15th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Emperor RichÅ« (履中天皇 RichÅ« Tennō) was the 17th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Emperor Hanzei (反正天皇 Hanzei Tennō) was the 18th Emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Emperor Ingyō (允恭天皇 Ingyō Tennō) was the 19th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... For other uses, see 313 (number). ... Events Yazdegerd I becomes king of Persia November 27 - St. ...


Scholars identify him with King San of Japan or King Chin in the Chinese history book, the Book of Song. According to the Book of Song, San sent messengers to Song Dynasty China at least twice in 421 and 425, and died before 438. Chin was the younger brother of San and sent messengers in 438 to have the Song dynasty assure that his position as the King of Japan was accepted. Emperor Taizong of Tang China (January 23, 599–July 10, 649), born Li Shimin, was the second emperor of the Tang Dynasty of China from 626 to 649. ... The Song Dynasty (宋朝, previous spelling Sung) (420-479) was first of the four Southern Dynasties in China, followed by the Qi Dynasty. ... Events February 8 - Constantius III becomes Co_Emperor of the Western Roman Empire June 7 - Roman Emperor Theodosius II marries Aelia Eudocia, formerly known as Athenais. ... Events October 23 -Valentinian III becomes western Roman emperor. ... Events February 15 - The Codex Theodosianus, a collection of edicts of Roman law, is published. ...


Daisen-Kofun (the biggest tomb of the world) in Sakai, Osaka is considered his tomb by most scholars. Kofun period (Japanese: 古墳時代, Kofun-jidai) is an era in the history of Japan from around AD 250 to 538. ... Sakai (堺市; -shi) is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. ...



Preceded by:
Emperor Ōjin
Emperor of Japan
313-399
(traditional dates)
Succeeded by:
Emperor Richū


Emperor Ōjin (応神天皇 Ōjin Tennō) was the 15th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Jump to: navigation, search The following is a traditional list of Emperors of Japan. ... Emperor Richū (履中天皇 Richū Tennō) was the 17th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ...


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Emperor Nintoku (仁徳天皇 Nintoku Tennō) was the 16th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession.
No firm dates can be assigned to this emperor or to his reign, but he is considered to have ruled the country during the early 5th century CE.
According to Nihonshoki, he was the fourth son of Emperor Ōjin and the father of Emperors Emperor Richū, Emperor Hanzei, and Emperor Ingyō.
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