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The following is a traditional list of Emperors of Japan. Dates for the first 28 emperors, and especially the first 16, are based on tradition. It is unlikely that the state of Japan was actually founded in 660 BC; see also Yamato period, Himiko. Japan has a parliamentary government, which consists of three branches: the administration (executive) branch, the legislative branch and the judicial branch. ... His Imperial Majesty, Emperor Akihito. ... Emperor Akihito of Japan (Japanese: 明仁) (born December 23, 1933) is the current Emperor (天皇, tennō) of Japan and the 125th according to the traditional order of succession. ... The Imperial Household Agency is a government agency of Japan in charge of the state matters concerning Japans royal family. ... The Prime Minister of Japan (内閣総理大臣 Naikaku sōri daijin) is the English political nomenclature of the head of government of Japan, although the literal translation is Prime Minister of the Cabinet. ... This is a historical list of individuals who have served as Prime Minister of Japan. ... Shinzo Abe , pronounced [abe É•inzoː], born September 21, 1954) is the current Prime Minister of Japan, elected by a special session of the National Diet on September 26, 2006. ... The Cabinet (内閣, Naikaku) is the executive branch of the government of Japan. ... The most influential part of the executive of the Japanese government are the ministries. ... This article is about the Japanese legislature. ... The House of Councillors (参議院; Sangi-in) is the upper house of the Diet of Japan. ... The House of Representatives (衆議院; Shugi-in) is the lower house of the Diet of Japan. ... In the Judicial System of Japan, the postwar constitution guarantees that all judges shall be independent in the exercise of their conscience and shall be bound only by this constitution and the Laws (Article 76). ... Categories: Election related stubs | Elections in Japan ... Japan held a nationwide election to the House of Representatives, the more powerful lower house of the National Diet, on February 18, 1990. ... Japan held a nationwide election to the House of Representatives, the more powerful lower house of the National Diet, on July 18, 1993. ... A general election took place in Japan on October 20, 1996. ... Elections to the Shugi-In (House of Representatives) of the Japanese Diet were held on 25 June 2000. ... Incumbent Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi A general election took place in Japan on November 9, 2003. ... Elections to the House of Councillors, the upper house of the legislature of Japan, were held on July 11, 2004. ... For a breakdown of the results by block district with maps, see Results of Japan general election, 2005 Japan held a nationwide election to the House of Representatives, the more powerful lower house of the National Diet, on 11 September 2005, about two years before the end of the term... Political parties in Japan lists political parties in Japan. ... The Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), also known as JiyÅ« Minshutō (自由民主党, or the abbreviation Jimin-tō 自民党) is a liberal conservative political party and the largest political party in Japan, as of 2005. ... The Democratic Party of Japan ) is a liberal party in Japan. ... The New Clean Government Party (公明党, Kōmeitō) or NKP, often translated as New Komeito Party, is a political party in Japan endorsed by the Buddhist organisation Soka Gakkai. ... The Japanese Communist Party (JCP) (日本共産党), in Japanese known as Nihon Kyōsan-tō is a political party of Japan based on communism. ... The Social Democratic Party (社会民主党 Shakai Minshu-tō, often abbreviated to 社民党 Shamin-tō; also abbreviated as SDP in English) is a political party of Japan. ... } While Japans political mainstream can be described as a one and a half party system, with the LDP being the dominant force, there is room for political extremism to the left and the right. ... The prefectures of Japan are the countrys 47 sub-national jurisdictions: one metropolis (都 to), Tokyo; one circuit (道 dō), Hokkaidō; two urban prefectures (府 fu), Osaka and Kyoto; and 43 other prefectures (県 ken). ... Monetary policy pertains to the regulation, availability, and cost of credit, while fiscal policy deals with government expenditures, taxes, and debt. ... The primary responsibility for the Japanese foreign policy, as determined by the 1947 constitution, is exercised by the cabinet and subject to the overall supervision of the National Diet. ... Hi CeyCey Despite the burst of the Japanese asset price bubble in the early 1990s and the subsequent slow economic growth, Japan remains a major economic and cultural power. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Information on politics by country is available for every country, including both de jure and de facto independent states, inhabited dependent territories, as well as areas of special sovereignty. ... His Imperial Majesty, Emperor Akihito. ... The following text needs to be harmonized with text in the article History of Japan#Yamato period. ... Himiko (jp: 卑弥呼; c. ...

# Reign Regal Name Personal Name Notes
Legendary Emperors
1 660 BC to 585 BC Emperor Jimmu Kamuyamato Iwarebiko Legendary; claimed descent from the sun goddess, Amaterasu
2 581 BC to 549 BC Emperor Suizei Kamu Nunagawamimi no Mikoto Legendary
3 549 BC to 511 BC Emperor Annei Shikitsuhiko Tamademi no Mikoto Legendary
4 510 BC to 476 BC Emperor Itoku Oho Yamatohiko Sukitomo no Mikoto Legendary
5 475 BC to 393 BC Emperor Kōshō Mimatsuhiko Kaesine no Mikoto Legendary
6 392 BC to 291 BC Emperor Kōan Oho Yamato Tarasihiko Kuniosi Hito no Mikoto Legendary
7 290 BC to 215 BC Emperor Kōrei Oho Yamato Nekohiko Futoni no Mikoto Legendary
8 214 BC to 158 BC Emperor Kōgen Oho Yamato Nekohiko Kuni Kuru no Mikoto Legendary
9 157 BC to 98 BC Emperor Kaika Waka Yamato Nekohiko Oho Bibino no Mikoto Legendary
10 97 BC to 30 BC Emperor Sujin Mimaki Irihiko Inie no Mikoto Legendary
11 29 BC to AD 70 Emperor Suinin Ikume Irihiko Isatsi no Mikoto Legendary
12 71 to 130 Emperor Keikō Oho Tarasihiko Osirowake no Mikoto Legendary
13 131 to 191 Emperor Seimu Waka Tarsihiko Legendary
14 192 to 200 Emperor Chūai Tarasi Nakatsuhiko no Mikoto Legendary
201 to 269 Regent Jingū Kōgō Legendary interregnum
Yamato Period (Kofun Period)
15 270 to 310 Emperor Ōjin Fondano Miko no Mikoto / Otomowake no Mikoto / Humudawake no Mikoto First historical emperor; deified as Hachiman
16 313 to 399 Emperor Nintoku Oho Sazaki no Mikoto Inaccurate dates
17 400 to 405 Emperor Richū Isaho Wake no Mikoto Inaccurate dates
18 406 to 410 Emperor Hanzei Misu wa Wake no Mikoto Inaccurate dates
19 411 to 453 Emperor Ingyō Wo Asazuma Wakugo no Sukune Inaccurate dates
20 453 to 456 Emperor Ankō Anaho no Mikoto Inaccurate dates
21 456 to 479 Emperor Yūryaku Oho Hatsuneno no Mikoto Inaccurate dates
22 480 to 484 Emperor Seinei Siraga Takehiro Kuni Osi Wakai Yamato Neko no Mikoto Inaccurate dates
23 485 to 487 Emperor Kenzō Ohoke no Mikoto Inaccurate dates
24 488 to 498 Emperor Ninken Ohosi(Ohosu) no Mikoto/Simano Iratsuko Inaccurate dates
25 498 to 506 Emperor Buretsu Wo Fatsuse Wakai Sazaki Inaccurate dates
26 507 to 531 Emperor Keitai Wo Ofu Atonohiko Fudo no Mikoto Possible founder of new dynasty
27 531 to 536 Emperor Ankan Hirokuni Oshitake Kanahi no Mikoto Inaccurate dates
28 536 to 549 Emperor Senka Takeo Hirokuni Oshitate no Mikoto Inaccurate dates
Asuka period
29 539 to 571 Emperor Kimmei Amekuni Oshiharaki Hironiwa no Mikoto
30 572 to 585 Emperor Bidatsu Nunakura no Futotamashiki no Mikoto
31 585 to 587 Emperor Yōmei Ooe/Tachibana no Toyohi no Mikoto
32 587 to 592 Emperor Sushun Hatsusebe no (Wakasasagi) Mikoto
33 593 to 628 Empress Suiko Nukatabe/Toyomike Kashikiyahime First non-legendary female emperor. Prince Shotoku acted as her regent.
34 629 to 641 Emperor Jomei Tamura
35 642 to 645 Empress Kōgyoku Takara Reigned twice
36 645 to 654 Emperor Kōtoku Karu
37 655 to 661 Empress Saimei see 35 above
38 661 to 672 Emperor Tenji Katsuragi/Nakano-ooe (Ame Hiraki Wake no Mikato)
39 672 Emperor Kōbun Ōtomo Usurpted by Temmu
40 672 to 686 Emperor Temmu Ōama
41 686 to 697 Empress Jitō Uno (Take Ama Vara Hiro no Hime)
42 697 to 707 Emperor Mommu Karu (Amanomo Mune Toyo)
43 707 to 715 Empress Gemmei Ahe (Yamato Neko Amatsu Mi Siro Toyo Kuni Nari Hime)
Nara Period
44 715 to 724 Empress Genshō Hidaka/Niinomi
45 724 to 749 Emperor Shōmu Obito (Ame Sirusi Kuni Osi Hiraki Toyo Sakura Hiko)
46 749 to 758 Empress Kōken Abe Reigned twice
47 758 to 764 Emperor Junnin Ōi Unthroned by Shōtoku
48 764 to 770 Empress Shōtoku see 46 above
49 770 to 781 Emperor Kōnin Shirakabe
Heian Period
50 781 to 806 Emperor Kammu Yamabe (Yamato Neko Suberagi Takarateru no Mikoto)
51 806 to 809 Emperor Heizei Ate (Yamato Neko Amahiraki Kuni Takahiko)
52 809 to 823 Emperor Saga Kamino
53 823 to 833 Emperor Junna Ōdomo
54 833 to 850 Emperor Nimmyō Masara
55 850 to 858 Emperor Montoku Michiyasu
56 858 to 876 Emperor Seiwa Korehito
57 876 to 884 Emperor Yōzei Sadaakira
58 884 to 887 Emperor Kōkō Tokiyasu
59 887 to 897 Emperor Uda Sadami
60 897 to 930 Emperor Daigo Atsuhito
61 930 to 946 Emperor Suzaku Yutaakira
62 946 to 967 Emperor Murakami Nariakira
63 967 to 969 Emperor Reizei Norihira
64 969 to 984 Emperor En'yū Morihira
65 984 to 986 Emperor Kazan Morosada
66 986 to 1011 Emperor Ichijō Yasuhito/Kanehito
67 1011 to 1016 Emperor Sanjō Okisada/Iyasada
68 1016 to 1036 Emperor Go-Ichijō Atsuhira
69 1036 to 1045 Emperor Go-Suzaku Atsunaga/Atsuyoshi
70 1045 to 1068 Emperor Go-Reizei Chikahito
71 1068 to 1073 Emperor Go-Sanjō Takahito
72 1073 to 1086 Emperor Shirakawa Sadahito Cloistered rule 1087 to 1129
73 1087 to 1107 Emperor Horikawa Taruhito
74 1107 to 1123 Emperor Toba Munehito Cloistered rule 1129 to 1156
75 1123 to 1142 Emperor Sutoku Akihito
76 1142 to 1155 Emperor Konoe Narihito
77 1155 to 1158 Emperor Go-Shirakawa Masahito Cloistered rule 1158 to 1192
78 1158 to 1165 Emperor Nijō Morihito
79 1165 to 1168 Emperor Rokujō Yorihito
80 1168 to 1180 Emperor Takakura Norihito
81 1180 to 1185 Emperor Antoku Tokihito
82 1183 to 1198 Emperor Go-Toba Takahira
Kamakura Period
83 1198 to 1210 Emperor Tsuchimikado Tamehito
84 1210 to 1221 Emperor Juntoku Morihira/Morinari
85 1221 Emperor Chūkyō Kanehira/Kanenari Unthroned
86 1221 to 1232 Emperor Go-Horikawa Yutahito
87 1232 to 1242 Emperor Shijō Mitsuhito/Hidehito
88 1242 to 1246 Emperor Go-Saga Kunihito
89 1246 to 1260 Emperor Go-Fukakusa Hisahito
90 1260 to 1274 Emperor Kameyama Tsunehito
91 1274 to 1287 Emperor Go-Uda Yohito
92 1287 to 1298 Emperor Fushimi Hirohito
93 1298 to 1301 Emperor Go-Fushimi Tanehito
94 1301 to 1308 Emperor Go-Nijō Kuniharu
95 1308 to 1318 Emperor Hanazono Tomihito
96 1318 to 1339 Emperor Go-Daigo Takaharu Deposed by shogun, 1332; Southern Court, 1336 to 1339
Northern Court
1331 to 1333 Emperor Kōgon Kazuhito
1336 to 1348 Emperor Kōmyō Yutahito
1348 to 1351 Emperor Sukō Okihito
1351 to 1352 interregnum
1352 to 1371 Emperor Go-Kōgon Iyahito
1371 to 1382 Emperor Go-En'yū Ohito
1382 to 1392 Emperor Go-Komatsu see 100 below Reunified courts in 1392
Muromachi Period
97 1339 to 1368 Emperor Go-Murakami Norinaga/Noriyoshi Southern Court
98 1368 to 1383 Emperor Chōkei Yutanari Southern Court
99 1383 to 1392 Emperor Go-Kameyama Hironari Southern Court
100 1392 to 1412 Emperor Go-Komatsu Motohito
101 1412 to 1428 Emperor Shōkō Mihito
102 1428 to 1464 Emperor Go-Hanazono Hikohito
103 1464 to 1500 Emperor Go-Tsuchimikado Fusahito
104 1500 to 1526 Emperor Go-Kashiwabara Katsuhito
105 1526 to 1557 Emperor Go-Nara Tomohito
106 1557 to 1586 Emperor Ōgimachi Michihito
107 1586 to 1611 Emperor Go-Yōzei Kazuhito/Katahito
Edo Period
108 1611 to 1629 Emperor Go-Mizunoo(a.k.a. Emperor Go-Minoo) Kotohito
109 1629 to 1643 Empress Meishō Okiko
110 1643 to 1654 Emperor Go-Kōmyō Tsuguhito
111 1655 to 1663 Emperor Go-Sai Nagahito
112 1663 to 1687 Emperor Reigen Satohito
113 1687 to 1709 Emperor Higashiyama Asahito
114 1709 to 1735 Emperor Nakamikado Yasuhito
115 1735 to 1747 Emperor Sakuramachi Teruhito
116 1747 to 1762 Emperor Momozono Toohito
117 1762 to 1771 Empress Go-Sakuramachi Toshiko
118 1771 to 1779 Emperor Go-Momozono Hidehito
119 1780 to 1817 Emperor Kōkaku Tomohito
120 1817 to 1846 Emperor Ninkō Ayahito
121 1846 to 1867 Emperor Kōmei Osahito
Modern Japan
122 1867 to 1912 Emperor Meiji Mutsuhito First emperor in constitutional monarchy
123 1912 to 1926 Emperor Taishō Yoshihito
124 1926 to 1989 Emperor Shōwa Hirohito Last emperor to hold political power
125 1989 to present Emperor Akihito Akihito Referred to as Tenno Heika (i.e. His Majesty the Emperor) in Japanese and as Emperor Akihito in English. After his death he will be renamed Emperor Heisei.
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Meiji era print of Emperor Itoku Emperor Itoku (懿徳天皇 Itoku Tennō) was the fourth imperial ruler of Japan to appear on the traditional list of emperors. ... Centuries: 4th century BC - 5th century BC - 6th century BC Decades: 520s BC 510s BC 500s BC 490s BC 480s BC - 470s BC - 460s BC 450s BC 440s BC 430s BC 420s BC Years: 480 BC 479 BC 478 BC 477 BC 476 BC - 475 BC - 474 BC 473 BC... Centuries: 5th century BC - 4th century BC - 3rd century BC Decades: 440s BC 430s BC 420s BC 410s BC 400s BC - 390s BC - 380s BC 370s BC 360s BC 350s BC 340s BC 398 BC 397 BC 396 BC 395 BC 394 BC - 393 BC - 392 BC 391 BC 390... Kōshō is the fifth emperor (tenno) of Japan to appear on the traditional list of emperors. ... Centuries: 5th century BC - 4th century BC - 3rd century BC Decades: 440s BC 430s BC 420s BC 410s BC 400s BC - 390s BC - 380s BC 370s BC 360s BC 350s BC 340s BC Years: 397 BC 396 BC 395 BC 394 BC 393 BC - 392 BC - 391 BC 390 BC... 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Centuries: 2nd century BC - 1st century BC - 1st century Decades: 70s BC 60s BC 50s BC 40s BC 30s BC - 20s BC - 10s BC 0s 10s 20s 30s Years: 34 BC 33 BC 32 BC 31 BC 30 BC 29 BC 28 BC 27 BC 26 BC 25 BC 24... Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century Decades: 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s - 70s - 80s 90s 100s 110s 120s Years: 65 66 67 68 69 - 70 - 71 72 73 74 75 Events The building of the Colosseum starts (approximate date). ... Grave of Emperor Suinin, Nara Prefecture Emperor Suinin (垂仁天皇 Suinin Tennō) was the eleventh imperial ruler of Japan to appear on the traditional list of emperors. ... Centuries: 1st century BC - 1st century - 2nd century Decades: 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s - 70s - 80s 90s 100s 110s 120s Years: 66 67 68 69 70 - 71 - 72 73 74 75 76 Events The Romans establish a fortress at York (Eboracum), as a base for their northern forces. ... For other uses, see number 130. ... Emperor Keikō (景行天皇 Keikō Tennō) was the twelfth imperial ruler of Japan to appear on the traditional list of emperors. ... Events Emperor Hadrian builds the city Aelia Capitolina on the location of Jerusalem Births Galen, anatomist Deaths Categories: 131 ... Events Serapion of Antioch becomes Patriarch of Antioch. ... Emperor Seimu (成務天皇 Seimu Tennō) was the 13th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events The kingdom of Champa begins to control south and central Vietnam (approximate date). ... For other uses, see number 200. ... ChÅ«ai was a Japanese monarch, the 14th emperor (tenno) of Japan to appear on the traditional list of emperors. ... For the New Jersey area code, see Area code 201. ... Events Felix I is elected pope. ... Empress Consort JingÅ« of Japan (c. ... The following text needs to be harmonized with text in the article History of Japan#Yamato period. ... Daisenryo Kofun,the tomb of Emperor Nintoku,Osaka,5th century. ... Events Quintillus briefly holds power over the Roman Empire, and is succeeded by Aurelian Vandals and Sarmatians driven out of Roman territory Romans leave Utrecht after regular invasions of Germanic people. ... Events While Constantine was campaigning against the Bructeri, Maximian attempted to make himself emperor at Arles. ... Emperor ÅŒjin (応神天皇 ÅŒjin Tennō) was the 15th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Hachiman in the Guise of a Buddhist Monk, statue from Kamakura period, 1201 AD Hachiman (Japanese, 八幡神 -shin, also can be read as Yawata no kami) is the Shinto god of war, and divine protector of Japan and the Japanese people. ... Events By Place Roman Empire February - Conference at Milan. ... Events Yazdegerd I becomes king of Persia November 27 - St. ... 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. ... Events First invasion of Italy by Alaric (probable date). ... // Events Japanese court officially adopts the Chinese writing system (approximate date). ... Emperor RichÅ« (履中天皇 RichÅ« Tennō) was the 17th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events December 31 - Vandals, Alans and Suebians cross the Rhine, beginning an invasion of Gallia Roman legions in Britain mutiny against the Roman Emperor and select Marcus as new Roman Emperor. ... Events Alaric I deposes Priscus Attalus as Roman Emperor. ... Emperor Hanzei (反正天皇 Hanzei Tennō) was the 18th Emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events The Burgundians elevate Jovinus as Roman Emperor. ... Events Theodoric II succeeds his brother Thorismund as king of the Visigoths. ... Emperor Ingyō (允恭天皇 Ingyō Tennō) was the 19th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Theodoric II succeeds his brother Thorismund as king of the Visigoths. ... Events Emperor Marcian quells disturbances on the Armenian frontier. ... Emperor Ankō (安康天皇 Ankō Tennō) was the 20th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Emperor Marcian quells disturbances on the Armenian frontier. ... Events End of the Song Dynasty and beginning of the Qi Dynasty in southern China. ... Emperor YÅ«ryaku (雄略天皇 YÅ«rayku Tennō, c. ... Events Odoacer defeats an attempt by Julius Nepos to recapture Italy, and has Julius killed; Odoacer also captured Dalmatia. ... Events December 28 - Alaric II succeeds Euric as king of the Visigoths. ... Emperor Seinei (清寧天皇 Seinei Tennō) was the 22nd imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Peter the Fuller is excommunicated by a synod in Rome. ... Events Births Deaths April 17 - Proclus, Neoplatonic philosopher Syagrius, King of the Romans in Soissons See also Intel 80487 Categories: 487 ... Kenzō (顕宗天皇 Kenzō Tennō, or rather Kenzo okimi) was the 23rd Japanese imperial ruler, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Theodoric the Great becomes king of the Ostrogoths. ... Events November 22 - After the death of Anastasius II, Symmachus is elected pope in the Lateran Palace, while Laurentius is elected pope in Santa Maria Maggiore. ... Emperor Ninken (仁賢天皇 Ninken Tennō, or rather Ninken okimi) (-c. ... Events November 22 - After the death of Anastasius II, Symmachus is elected pope in the Lateran Palace, while Laurentius is elected pope in Santa Maria Maggiore. ... Events Byzantine Empire and Persia accept a peace agreement based on status quo. ... Emperor Buretsu (武烈天皇 Buretsu Tennō) (c. ... Events Battle of Vouillé: Clovis I defeats the Visigoths near Poitiers, ends Visigothic power in Gaul. ... Events End of the reign of Northern Wei Chang Guang Wang, ruler of the Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty. ... ... Events End of the reign of Northern Wei Chang Guang Wang, ruler of the Chinese Northern Wei Dynasty. ... Events June 8 - St. ... Emperor Ankan (安閑天皇 Ankan Tennō) was the 27th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events June 8 - St. ... Events Emperor Jinwen succeeds Emperor Wu as ruler of the Liang Dynasty in China. ... ... The following text needs to be harmonized with text in the article History of Japan#Yamato period. ... Events November 29 - Antioch struck by an earthquake. ... Events The Monophysites again reject the Council of Chalcedon, causing another schism. ... Emperor Kimmei (欽明天皇 Kinmei Tennō) (509-571) was the 29th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession, and the first to whom contemporary historiography assigns clear dates. ... Events Emperor Bidatsu ascends the throne of Japan. ... Events Famine in Gaul. ... ... Events Famine in Gaul. ... Events End of the Nan Liang Dynasty in China. ... ... Events End of the Nan Liang Dynasty in China. ... Events After the great slaughter at Woddesbeorg, Ceawlin is deposed as both king of Wessex and Bretwalda. ... ... Events Empress Suiko ascends to the throne of Japan. ... Events Khusro II of Persia overthrown Pippin of Landen becomes Mayor of the Palace Brahmagupta writes the Brahmasphutasiddhanta Births Deaths Empress Suiko of Japan Theodelinda, queen of the Lombards Categories: 628 ... Empress Suiko (推古天皇) (554-628) was the 33rd imperial ruler of Japan and the first woman to hold this position. ... Sculpture of Prince Shotoku in Asuka Dera, Asuka, Nara Prince Shōtoku (聖徳太子 574-622) was a regent and a politician of the Imperial Court in Japan. ... Events Jerusalem reconquered by Byzantine Empire from the Persian Empire (September). ... Events Founding of the city of Fostat, later Cairo, in Egypt. ... Emperor Jomei (舒明天皇 Jomei Tennō) (593- November 17, 641) was the 34th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events August 5 - In the Battle of Maserfield, Penda king of Mercia defeats and kills Oswald, king of Bernicia. ... Events End of the reign of Empress Kogyoku of Japan Emperor Kotoku ascends to the throne of Japan Byzantines recapture Alexandria from the Arabs Births Empress Jito of Japan Categories: 645 ... Empress Kōgyoku (皇極天皇 Kōgyoku Tennō), also Empress Saimei (斉明天皇 Saimei Tennō) (594–661) was the 35th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events End of the reign of Empress Kogyoku of Japan Emperor Kotoku ascends to the throne of Japan Byzantines recapture Alexandria from the Arabs Births Empress Jito of Japan Categories: 645 ... Events King Reccaswinth issues Visigothic law code. ... Emperor Kōtoku (孝徳天皇 Kōtoku Tennō) (596?- October 10, 654)1 was the 36th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events November 15 - Northumbrian king Oswiu defeats the pagan Mercian king Penda in the Battle of Winwaed Empress Saimei ascends to the throne of Japan. ... Events Caliph Ali Ben Abu Talib is assassinated. ... Empress Kōgyoku (皇極天皇 Kōgyoku Tennō), also Empress Saimei (斉明天皇 Saimei Tennō) (594–661) was the 35th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Caliph Ali Ben Abu Talib is assassinated. ... Events April 11 - Adeodatus succeeds Vitalian as Pope. ... ... Events April 11 - Adeodatus succeeds Vitalian as Pope. ... Emperor Kōbun (弘文天皇) (648 - 672) was the 39th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events April 11 - Adeodatus succeeds Vitalian as Pope. ... Events October 21 - Conon becomes Pope, succeeding Pope John V. Empress Jito ascends to the throne of Japan Kingdom of Kent attacked and conquered by West Saxons under Caedwalla Births August 23 - Charles Martel, winner of the Battle of Tours Deaths Emperor Temmu of Japan Korean Buddhist monk Weonhyo See... Emperor Temmu (天武天皇 Tenmu Tennō) (c. ... Events October 21 - Conon becomes Pope, succeeding Pope John V. Empress Jito ascends to the throne of Japan Kingdom of Kent attacked and conquered by West Saxons under Caedwalla Births August 23 - Charles Martel, winner of the Battle of Tours Deaths Emperor Temmu of Japan Korean Buddhist monk Weonhyo See... Events End of the reign of Empress Jito of Japan Emperor Mommu ascends to the throne of Japan Approximate date of the Council of Birr, when the northern part of Ireland accepted the Roman calculations for celebrating Easter. ... Jito Tenno (From Ogura Hyakunin Isshu) Tomb of Emperor Temmu and Empress Jitō Empress Jitō (持統天皇 Jitō Tennō) (645 – December 22, 7021) was the 41st imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events End of the reign of Empress Jito of Japan Emperor Mommu ascends to the throne of Japan Approximate date of the Council of Birr, when the northern part of Ireland accepted the Roman calculations for celebrating Easter. ... 707 A south Australian counter-strike team consisting of fbz, bl1zz, carnage, ic3solo and Jonevo. ... Emperor Mommu (文武天皇) (683-707) was the 42nd imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... 707 A south Australian counter-strike team consisting of fbz, bl1zz, carnage, ic3solo and Jonevo. ... Events August 11 - Germanus is translated from the bishopric of Cyzicus to the Patriarch of Constantinople Umayyad caliph al-Walid I ibn Abd al-Malik succeeded by Sulayman ibn Abd al-Malik End of the reign of Empress Gemmei of Japan, she is succeeded by Empress Gensho. ... Empress Gemmei (also Empress Genmyō; 元明天皇 Genmei Tennō) (661 – December 7, 7211) was the 43rd imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession, and the fourth woman to hold such a position. ... The Nara period ) of the history of Japan covers the years from about AD 710 to 794. ... Events August 11 - Germanus is translated from the bishopric of Cyzicus to the Patriarch of Constantinople Umayyad caliph al-Walid I ibn Abd al-Malik succeeded by Sulayman ibn Abd al-Malik End of the reign of Empress Gemmei of Japan, she is succeeded by Empress Gensho. ... Events End of the reign of Empress Gensho of Japan Emperor Shomu succeeds to the throne of Japan. ... Empress Genshō (元正天皇 Genshō Tennō) (680 – April 21, 748) was the 44th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events End of the reign of Empress Gensho of Japan Emperor Shomu succeeds to the throne of Japan. ... Events June - Aistulf succeeds his brother Ratchis as king of the Lombards End of the reign of Emperor Shomu of Japan Empress Koken ascends to the throne of Japan Abu al-Abbas as-Saffah becomes caliph Births Deaths Saint John of Damascus (or Damascene), theologian Ratchis, king of the Lombards... Emperor Shōmu (聖武天皇 Shōmu Tennō) (701 - May 2, 7561) was the 45th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events June - Aistulf succeeds his brother Ratchis as king of the Lombards End of the reign of Emperor Shomu of Japan Empress Koken ascends to the throne of Japan Abu al-Abbas as-Saffah becomes caliph Births Deaths Saint John of Damascus (or Damascene), theologian Ratchis, king of the Lombards... Events End of the reign of Empress Koken of Japan; she is succeeded by Emperor Junnin. ... Empress Kōken (孝謙天皇 Kōken Tennō) also Empress Shōtoku (称徳天皇 Shōtoku Tennō) (718 – August 4, 7701) was both the 46th and 48th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events End of the reign of Empress Koken of Japan; she is succeeded by Emperor Junnin. ... Events Empress Shotoku succeeds Emperor Junnin on the throne of Japan. ... Emperor Junnin (淳仁天皇) (733-765) was the 47th imperial ruler of Japan from 758 to 764, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Empress Shotoku succeeds Emperor Junnin on the throne of Japan. ... Events Emperor Konin ascends to the throne of Japan, succeeding Empress Shotoku. ... Empress Kōken (孝謙天皇 Kōken Tennō) also Empress Shōtoku (称徳天皇 Shōtoku Tennō) (718 – August 4, 7701) was both the 46th and 48th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Emperor Konin ascends to the throne of Japan, succeeding Empress Shotoku. ... Events Emperor Kammu succeeds Emperor Konin as emperor of Japan. ... Emperor Kōnin (光仁天皇 Kōnin Tennō) (October 13, 7091 – December 23, 7812) was the 49th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... The Heian period (Japanese: 平安時代, Heian-jidai) is the last division of classical Japanese history, running from 794 to 1185. ... Events Emperor Kammu succeeds Emperor Konin as emperor of Japan. ... Events April 12 - Nicephorus elected patriarch of Constantinople, succeeding Tarasius. ... Emperor Kammu (桓武天皇) (737-806) was the 50th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events April 12 - Nicephorus elected patriarch of Constantinople, succeeding Tarasius. ... Events Saga succeeds Heizei as emperor of Japan. ... Emperor Heizei (平城天皇) (774-824) was the 51st imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Saga succeeds Heizei as emperor of Japan. ... Events Crete is conquered from the Byzantines by the Saracens. ... Emperor Saga (嵯峨天皇) (786-842) was the 52nd imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Crete is conquered from the Byzantines by the Saracens. ... Events End of the reign of caliph Al-Mamun Nimmyo succeeds Junna as emperor of Japan Creation of Great Moravia Births Deaths October 10 - al-Mamun, Abbasid caliph of Baghdad Categories: 833 ... Emperor Junna (淳和天皇) (786-840) was the 53rd imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events End of the reign of caliph Al-Mamun Nimmyo succeeds Junna as emperor of Japan Creation of Great Moravia Births Deaths October 10 - al-Mamun, Abbasid caliph of Baghdad Categories: 833 ... Events April 20 - Guntherus becomes Bishop of Cologne. ... Emperor Ninmyō (仁明天皇, Ninmyō-tennō) (810– March 21, 850) was the 54th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events April 20 - Guntherus becomes Bishop of Cologne. ... Events Patriarch Ignatius is imprisoned and (December 25) deposed to be succeeded by patriarch Photius I. Louis the German invades West Francia, hoping to secure Aquitaine from his brother Charles the Bald, but fails. ... Emperor Montoku (文徳天皇) (827-858) was the 55th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Patriarch Ignatius is imprisoned and (December 25) deposed to be succeeded by patriarch Photius I. Louis the German invades West Francia, hoping to secure Aquitaine from his brother Charles the Bald, but fails. ... Events Seiwa is succeeded by Yozei as emperor of Japan. ... ... Events Seiwa is succeeded by Yozei as emperor of Japan. ... Events May 15 - Pope Marinus I dies. ... Emperor Yozei (From Ogura Hyakunin Isshu) Tomb of Emperor Yōzei, Kyoto Emperor Yōzei (陽成天皇 Yōzei Tennō) (869-949) was the 57th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events May 15 - Pope Marinus I dies. ... Events Emperor Uda ascends to the throne of Japan Births Deaths September 18 - Pietro I Candiano, Doge of Venice (killed in battle) Emperor Koko of Japan Categories: 887 ... Koko Emperor (From Ogura Hyakunin Isshu) Emperor Kōkō (光孝天皇) (830-887) was the 58th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Emperor Uda ascends to the throne of Japan Births Deaths September 18 - Pietro I Candiano, Doge of Venice (killed in battle) Emperor Koko of Japan Categories: 887 ... Events January - the Cadaver Synod July/August- Pope Stephen VII dies and is succeeded by Pope Romanus. ... Emperor Uda (宇多天皇) (May 5, 867- July 19, 931) was the 59th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events January - the Cadaver Synod July/August- Pope Stephen VII dies and is succeeded by Pope Romanus. ... Events With the establishment of the Icelandic Althing, now the worlds oldest parliament, the Icelandic Commonwealth is founded. ... Empire Umehara. ... Events With the establishment of the Icelandic Althing, now the worlds oldest parliament, the Icelandic Commonwealth is founded. ... Events Eadred I succeeds his brother as king of England End of the reign of Emperor Suzaku of Japan Emperor Murakami ascends the throne of Japan Births Deaths May 26 - King Edmund I of England Abu-Bakr Muhammad ben Yahya as-Suli Categories: 946 ... Emperor Suzaku (朱雀天皇 Suzaku Tennō) (923-952) was the 61st imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Eadred I succeeds his brother as king of England End of the reign of Emperor Suzaku of Japan Emperor Murakami ascends the throne of Japan Births Deaths May 26 - King Edmund I of England Abu-Bakr Muhammad ben Yahya as-Suli Categories: 946 ... Events Emperor Reizei ascends to the throne of Japan The Khazar capital of Atil falls to the Kievan Rus around this year Births Deaths Emperor Murakami of Japan Abu al-Faraj Ali of Isfahan, scholar. ... Emperor Murakami (村上天皇) (June 2, 926- May 25, 967) was the 62nd imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Emperor Reizei ascends to the throne of Japan The Khazar capital of Atil falls to the Kievan Rus around this year Births Deaths Emperor Murakami of Japan Abu al-Faraj Ali of Isfahan, scholar. ... Events December 11 - John I becomes Emperor of the Eastern Roman Empire. ... Emperor Reizei (冷泉天皇; 12 June 950 - 21 November 1011) was the 63rd emperor of Japan (967 - 969). ... Events December 11 - John I becomes Emperor of the Eastern Roman Empire. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Enyu of Japan Emperor Kazan ascends to the throne of Japan Births Deaths Categories: 984 ... ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Enyu of Japan Emperor Kazan ascends to the throne of Japan Births Deaths Categories: 984 ... Events March 2 - Louis V becomes King of the Franks End of the reign of Emperor Kazan of Japan Emperor Ichijo ascends to the throne of Japan Explorer Bjarni Herjólfsson becomes the first inhabitant of the Old World to sight North America Births Deaths March 2 - Lothair, King of... ... Events March 2 - Louis V becomes King of the Franks End of the reign of Emperor Kazan of Japan Emperor Ichijo ascends to the throne of Japan Explorer Bjarni Herjólfsson becomes the first inhabitant of the Old World to sight North America Births Deaths March 2 - Lothair, King of... Events Emperor Sanjo ascends to the throne of Japan. ... Emperor Ichijō (一条天皇) (980-1011) was the 66th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Emperor Sanjo ascends to the throne of Japan. ... Events George Tsul, ruler of Khazaria, is captured by a combined Byzantine- Rus force, which effectively ends Khazarias existence. ... Emperor Sanjō (三条天皇) (February 5, 976 - June 5, 1017) was the 67th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events George Tsul, ruler of Khazaria, is captured by a combined Byzantine- Rus force, which effectively ends Khazarias existence. ... Events Emperor Go-Suzaku ascends the throne of Japan. ... Emperor Go-Ichijō (後一条天皇 Go-Ichijō Tennō) (October 12, 1008 – May 15, 1036) was the 68th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Emperor Go-Suzaku ascends the throne of Japan. ... Events Emperor Go-Reizei ascends the throne of Japan. ... Emperor Go-Suzaku (後朱雀天皇) (December 14, 1009 – February 7, 1045) was the 69th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Emperor Go-Reizei ascends the throne of Japan. ... Events Emperor Go-Sanjo ascends the throne of Japan William the Conqueror takes Exeter after a brief siege Births Henry I of England (d. ... Emperor Go-Reizei (後冷泉天皇) (August 28, 1025 - May 22, 1068) was the 70th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Emperor Go-Sanjo ascends the throne of Japan William the Conqueror takes Exeter after a brief siege Births Henry I of England (d. ... Events Cardinal Hildebrand elevated to papacy as Pope Gregory VII, succeeding Pope Alexander II Emperor Shirakawa ascends the throne of Japan Rabbi Yitchaki Alfassi finishes writing the Rif, an important work of Jewish law. ... Emperor Go-Sanjō (後三条天皇, Go-Sanjō-tennō) (September 3, 1034–June 15, 1073) was the 71st imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Cardinal Hildebrand elevated to papacy as Pope Gregory VII, succeeding Pope Alexander II Emperor Shirakawa ascends the throne of Japan Rabbi Yitchaki Alfassi finishes writing the Rif, an important work of Jewish law. ... Events Domesday Book is completed in England Emperor Shirakawa of Japan starts his cloistered rule Imam Ali Mosque is rebuilt by the Seljuk Malik Shah I after being destroyed by fire. ... Emperor Shirakawa (白河天皇) (July 7, 1053 - July 24, 1129) was the 72nd imperial ruler of Japan. ... Cloistered Rule, also known as the Insei system, was a process used by some Emperors of Japan by which they would ostensibly retire to a monastery and hand over power to a successor, but continue to exert power and influence from behind the scenes. ... Events May 9 - The remains of Saint Nicholas were brought to Bari. ... Events Emperor Toba of Japan begins his cloistered rule sharing power with Sutuku, ex-emperor Shirakawas son. ... Events May 9 - The remains of Saint Nicholas were brought to Bari. ... Events William Warelwast becomes Bishop of Exeter. ... Emperor Horikawa (堀河天皇) (August 8, 1079 - August 9, 1107) was the 73rd imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events William Warelwast becomes Bishop of Exeter. ... Events First Council of the Lateran confirms Concordat of Worms and demands that priests remain celibate End of the reign of Emperor Toba of Japan. ... Emperor Toba (鳥羽天皇 Toba Tennō) (February 24, 1103 – July 20, 1156) was the 74th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Emperor Toba of Japan begins his cloistered rule sharing power with Sutuku, ex-emperor Shirakawas son. ... Events Prince Yuriy Dolgorukiy fortifies Moscow, regarded as the date of the founding of the city Establishment of the Carmelite Order Hogen Rebellion in Japan January 20 - According to legend, freeholder Lalli slays English crusader Bishop Henry with an axe on the ice of the lake Köyliönjärvi... Events First Council of the Lateran confirms Concordat of Worms and demands that priests remain celibate End of the reign of Emperor Toba of Japan. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Sutoku, emperor of Japan Emperor Konoe ascends to the throne of Japan Henry the Lion becomes Duke of Saxony Births Farid od-Din Mohammad ebn Ebrahim Attar, Persian mystical poet (died 1220) Hugh III, Duke of Burgundy (died 1192) Bornin1142, a GameFAQs user... Emperor Sutoku (崇徳天皇) (July 7, 1119 - September 14, 1164) was the 75th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Sutoku, emperor of Japan Emperor Konoe ascends to the throne of Japan Henry the Lion becomes Duke of Saxony Births Farid od-Din Mohammad ebn Ebrahim Attar, Persian mystical poet (died 1220) Hugh III, Duke of Burgundy (died 1192) Bornin1142, a GameFAQs user... Events Frederick I Barbarossa crowned Holy Roman Emperor. ... Emperor Konoe (近衛天皇) (June 16, 1139 - August 22, 1155) was the 76th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Frederick I Barbarossa crowned Holy Roman Emperor. ... Events January 11 - Vladislav II becomes King of Bohemia End of the formal reign of Emperor Go-Shirakawa of Japan, also the beginning of his cloistered rule, which will last to his death in 1192. ... Emperor Go-Shirakawa (後白河天皇 Go-Shirakawa Tennō) (October 18, 1127 – April 26, 1192) was the 77th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events January 11 - Vladislav II becomes King of Bohemia End of the formal reign of Emperor Go-Shirakawa of Japan, also the beginning of his cloistered rule, which will last to his death in 1192. ... // Events The Third Crusade ends in disaster. ... Events January 11 - Vladislav II becomes King of Bohemia End of the formal reign of Emperor Go-Shirakawa of Japan, also the beginning of his cloistered rule, which will last to his death in 1192. ... Events November 23 - Pope Alexander III enters Rome. ... Emperor Nijō (二条天皇) (July 31, 1143 - September 5, 1165) was the 78th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events November 23 - Pope Alexander III enters Rome. ... // Events December 22 - Afraid that Old Cairo would be captured by the Crusaders, its Caliph orders the city set afire. ... Emperor Rokujō (六条天皇 Rokujō Tennō) (December 28, 1164 – August 23, 1176) was the 79th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... // Events December 22 - Afraid that Old Cairo would be captured by the Crusaders, its Caliph orders the city set afire. ... Events April 13 - Frederick Barbarossa issues the Gelnhausen Charter November 18 - France Emperor Antoku succeds Emperor Takakura as emperor of Japan Afonso I of Portugal is taken prisoner by Ferdinand II of Leon Artois is annexed by France Prince Mochihito amasses a large army and instigates the Genpei War between... Emperor Takakura (高倉天皇 Takakura Tennō) (September 23, 1161 – January 30, 1181) was the 80th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events April 13 - Frederick Barbarossa issues the Gelnhausen Charter November 18 - France Emperor Antoku succeds Emperor Takakura as emperor of Japan Afonso I of Portugal is taken prisoner by Ferdinand II of Leon Artois is annexed by France Prince Mochihito amasses a large army and instigates the Genpei War between... Events April 25 - Genpei War - Naval battle of Dan-no-ura leads to Minamoto victory in Japan Templars settle in London and begin the building of New Temple Church End of the Heian Period and beginning of the Kamakura period in Japan. ... Emperor Antoku (安徳天皇) (December 22, 1178 – April 25, 1185) was the 81st imperial ruler of Japan, ruling during the late Heian period from the fourth month, 22nd day of 1180 to April 25, 1185. ... Events Three-year old Emperor Go-Toba ascends to the throne of Japan after the forced abdication of his brother Antoku during the Genpei War William of Tyre excommunicated by the newly appointed Heraclius of Jerusalem, firmly ending their struggle for power Andronicus I Comnenus becomes the Byzantine emperor Births... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Toba of Japan Emperor Tsuchimikado ascends to the throne of Japan January 8 - Pope Innocent III ascends Papal Throne Frederick II, infant son of German King Henry VI, crowned King of Sicily Births August 24 - Alexander II of Scotland (d. ... Emperor Go-Toba (後鳥羽天皇) (August 6, 1180 - March 28, 1239) was the 82nd imperial ruler of Japan. ... The Kamakura period (Japanese: 鎌倉時代, Kamakura-jidai; 1185–1333) is a period of Japanese history that marks the governance of the Kamakura Shogunate; officially established in 1192 by the first Kamakura shogun Minamoto no Yoritomo. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Toba of Japan Emperor Tsuchimikado ascends to the throne of Japan January 8 - Pope Innocent III ascends Papal Throne Frederick II, infant son of German King Henry VI, crowned King of Sicily Births August 24 - Alexander II of Scotland (d. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Tsuchimikado, emperor of Japan Emperor Juntoku ascends to the throne of Japan Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor excommunicated by Pope Innocent III for invading southern Italy in 1210 Gottfried von Strassburg writes his epic poem Tristan about 1210 Beginning of Delhi Sultanate Births... Emperor Tsuchimikado (土御門天皇 Tsuchimikado Tennō) (January 3, 1196 – November 6, 1231) was the 83rd imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Tsuchimikado, emperor of Japan Emperor Juntoku ascends to the throne of Japan Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor excommunicated by Pope Innocent III for invading southern Italy in 1210 Gottfried von Strassburg writes his epic poem Tristan about 1210 Beginning of Delhi Sultanate Births... // Events May 13 - End of the reign of Emperor Juntoku, emperor of Japan Emperor ChÅ«kyō briefly reigns over Japan Former Emperor Go-Toba leads an unsuccessful rebellion against the Kamakura Shogunate Emperor Go-Horikawa ascends to the throne of Japan January - Mongol Army under Jochi captures the city of... Emperor Juntoku (順徳天皇) (October 22, 1197 – October 7, 1242) was the 84th imperial ruler of Japan. ... // Events May 13 - End of the reign of Emperor Juntoku, emperor of Japan Emperor ChÅ«kyō briefly reigns over Japan Former Emperor Go-Toba leads an unsuccessful rebellion against the Kamakura Shogunate Emperor Go-Horikawa ascends to the throne of Japan January - Mongol Army under Jochi captures the city of... Emperor ChÅ«kyō (仲恭天皇 ChÅ«kyō Tennō) (October 30, 1218 – June 18, 1234) was the 85th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... // Events May 13 - End of the reign of Emperor Juntoku, emperor of Japan Emperor ChÅ«kyō briefly reigns over Japan Former Emperor Go-Toba leads an unsuccessful rebellion against the Kamakura Shogunate Emperor Go-Horikawa ascends to the throne of Japan January - Mongol Army under Jochi captures the city of... // Events Canonization of Saint Anthony of Padua, patron of lost items Pope Gregory IX driven from Rome by a revolt, taking refuge at Anagni First edition of Tripitaka Koreana destroyed by Mongol invaders Battle of Agridi 15 June 1232 Births Arnolfo di Cambio, Florentine architect (died 1310) Manfred of Sicily... Emperor Go-Horikawa (後堀河天皇 Go-Horikawa Tennō) (March 22, 1212 – August 31, 1234) was the 86th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... // Events Canonization of Saint Anthony of Padua, patron of lost items Pope Gregory IX driven from Rome by a revolt, taking refuge at Anagni First edition of Tripitaka Koreana destroyed by Mongol invaders Battle of Agridi 15 June 1232 Births Arnolfo di Cambio, Florentine architect (died 1310) Manfred of Sicily... // Events April 5 - During a battle on the ice of Chudskoye Lake, Russian forces rebuff an invasion attempt by the Teutonic Knights. ... Emperor Shijō (四条天皇 Shijō Tennō) (March 17, 1231 – February 10, 1242) was the 87th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... // Events April 5 - During a battle on the ice of Chudskoye Lake, Russian forces rebuff an invasion attempt by the Teutonic Knights. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Saga, emperor of Japan. ... Emperor Go-Saga (後嵯峨天皇) (April 1, 1220 - March 17, 1272) was the 88th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Saga, emperor of Japan. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Fukakusa of Japan Emperor Kameyama ascends to the throne of Japan September 3 - Mongols defeated by Mameluks at Battle of Ain Jalut Samogatians and Curonians defeats Teutonic knights in Battle of Durbe Births Maximus Planudes, Byzantine grammarian and theologian Deaths Monarchs/Presidents... Emperor Go-Fukakusa ) (June 28, 1243 – August 17, 1304) was the 89th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Fukakusa of Japan Emperor Kameyama ascends to the throne of Japan September 3 - Mongols defeated by Mameluks at Battle of Ain Jalut Samogatians and Curonians defeats Teutonic knights in Battle of Durbe Births Maximus Planudes, Byzantine grammarian and theologian Deaths Monarchs/Presidents... Events May 7 - In France the Second Council of Lyons opens to consider the condition of the Holy Land and to agree to a union with the Byzantine church. ... Emperor Kameyama (亀山天皇) (July 9, 1249 – October 4, 1305) was the 90th Emperor of Japan. ... Events May 7 - In France the Second Council of Lyons opens to consider the condition of the Holy Land and to agree to a union with the Byzantine church. ... For broader historical context, see 1280s and 13th century. ... Emperor Go-Uda (後宇多天皇 Go-Uda Tennō) (December 17, 1267 – July 16, 1324) was the 91st imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... For broader historical context, see 1280s and 13th century. ... Events July 2 - The Battle of Göllheim is fought between Albert I of Habsburg and Adolf of Nassau-Weilburg. ... Emperor Fushimi (伏見天皇) (May 10, 1265 – October 8, 1317) was the 92nd imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events July 2 - The Battle of Göllheim is fought between Albert I of Habsburg and Adolf of Nassau-Weilburg. ... Events February 7 - Edward of Caernarvon (later King Edward II of England) becomes the first Prince of Wales End of the reign of Emperor Go-Fushimi, emperor of Japan Emperor Go-Nijō ascends to the throne of Japan Dante was sent into Exile in Florence. ... Emperor Go-Fushimi (後伏見天皇) (April 5, 1288 - May 17, 1336) was the 93rd imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events February 7 - Edward of Caernarvon (later King Edward II of England) becomes the first Prince of Wales End of the reign of Emperor Go-Fushimi, emperor of Japan Emperor Go-Nijō ascends to the throne of Japan Dante was sent into Exile in Florence. ... Events Henry VII is elected as king of the Holy Roman Empire. ... Emperor Go-Nijō (後二条天皇 Go-Nijō Tennō) (March 9, 1285 – September 10, 1308) was the 94th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events Henry VII is elected as king of the Holy Roman Empire. ... Events 1 April: Berwick-upon-Tweed is captured by the Scottish from the English Emperor Go-Daigo ascends to the throne of Japan End of the reign of Emperor Hanazono, emperor of Japan Pope John XXII declares the doctrines of the Franciscans advocating ecclesiastical poverty erroneous Qalaun Mosque, Cairo... ... Events 1 April: Berwick-upon-Tweed is captured by the Scottish from the English Emperor Go-Daigo ascends to the throne of Japan End of the reign of Emperor Hanazono, emperor of Japan Pope John XXII declares the doctrines of the Franciscans advocating ecclesiastical poverty erroneous Qalaun Mosque, Cairo... Events Emperor Go-Murakami ascends to the throne of Japan Kashmir is conquered by the muslims Births July 23 - King Louis I of Naples (d. ... Emperor Go-Daigo (後醍醐天皇 Go-Daigo Tennō) (November 26, 1288 – September 19, 1339) was the 96th Emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Minamoto no Yoritomo, the first shogun of the Kamakura shogunate For other uses, see Shogun (disambiguation). ... Events November 7 - Lucerne joins the Swiss Confederation with Uri, Schwyz, and Unterwalden. ... Events End of the Kemmu restoration and beginning of the Muromachi period in Japan. ... Events Emperor Go-Murakami ascends to the throne of Japan Kashmir is conquered by the muslims Births July 23 - King Louis I of Naples (d. ... The Nanboku-cho (南北朝, lit. ... Events September 8 - Stefan Dusan declares himself king of Serbia Start of the reign of Emperor Kogon of Japan, first of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders Births Coluccio Salutati, Florentine political leader (died 1406) Deaths January 14 - Odoric, Italian explorer October 27 - Abulfeda, Arab historian and geographer (born 1273) Categories: 1331... Events End of the Kamakura period and beginning of the Kemmu restoration in Japan. ... Emperor Kōgon (jp: 光厳天皇) (August 1, 1313 - August 5, 1364) was the first of what are now called the northern Ashikaga pretenders to the throne of Japan, although this designation is technically inaccurate in his case. ... Events End of the Kemmu restoration and beginning of the Muromachi period in Japan. ... Events April 7 - Charles University is founded in Prague. ... Emperor Kōmyō (光明天皇 Kōmyō Tennō) (January 11, 1322 – July 26, 1380) was the second of the Ashikaga Pretenders, although he was actually the first to be supported by the Ashikaga Bakufu. ... Events April 7 - Charles University is founded in Prague. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Suko of Japan, third of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders Start of the reign of Emperor Go-Kogon of Japan, fourth of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders May 1 Zürich joins the Swiss Confederation. ... Emperor Sukō (jp: 崇光天皇) (May 25, 1334 - January 31, 1398) was the third of Ashikaga Pretenders during the Period of the Northern and Southern Courts. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Suko of Japan, third of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders Start of the reign of Emperor Go-Kogon of Japan, fourth of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders May 1 Zürich joins the Swiss Confederation. ... Events June 4 - Glarus joins the Swiss Confederation. ... Events June 4 - Glarus joins the Swiss Confederation. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Kogon of Japan, fourth of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders Start of the reign of Emperor Go-Enyu of Japan, fifth and last of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders Charterhouse Carthusian Monastery founded in Aldersgate, London. ... Emperor Go-Kōgon (後光厳天皇) (April 14, 1336 - March 12, 1374) was the fourth of the Ashikaga Pretenders during the Period of the Northern and Southern Courts. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Kogon of Japan, fourth of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders Start of the reign of Emperor Go-Enyu of Japan, fifth and last of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders Charterhouse Carthusian Monastery founded in Aldersgate, London. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Enyu of Japan, fifth and last of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders Emperor Go-Komatsu ascends to the throne of Japan John Wyclifs teachings are condemned by the Synod of London. ... Emperor Go-EnyÅ« (後円融) (January 11, 1359 – June 6, 1393) was the fifth of the Ashikaga Pretenders during the period of two courts. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Enyu of Japan, fifth and last of the Northern Ashikaga Pretenders Emperor Go-Komatsu ascends to the throne of Japan John Wyclifs teachings are condemned by the Synod of London. ... Events December 16 - Emperor Go-Kameyama of Japan abdicates in favor of rival claimant Go-Komatsu, ending the nanboku-cho period of competing imperial courts James of Jülich is boiled alive for pretending to be a bishop and ordaining his own priests Korean founder of the Joseon Dynasty General... Emperor Go-Komatsu (後小松天皇) (August 1, 1377 - December 1, 1433) was the 100th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events December 16 - Emperor Go-Kameyama of Japan abdicates in favor of rival claimant Go-Komatsu, ending the nanboku-cho period of competing imperial courts James of Jülich is boiled alive for pretending to be a bishop and ordaining his own priests Korean founder of the Joseon Dynasty General... The Muromachi period (Japanese: 室町時代, Muromachi-jidai, also known as the Muromachi era, the Muromachi bakufu, the Ashikaga era, the Ashikaga period, or the Ashikaga bakufu) is a division of Japanese history running from approximately 1336 to 1573. ... Events Emperor Go-Murakami ascends to the throne of Japan Kashmir is conquered by the muslims Births July 23 - King Louis I of Naples (d. ... Events Timur ascends throne of Samarkand. ... Emperor Go-Murakami (後村上天皇) (1328 - March 29, 1368) was the 97th imperial ruler of Japan, a member of the Southern Court during the Era of Northern and Southern Courts. ... Events Timur ascends throne of Samarkand. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Chokei of Japan Emperor Go-Kameyama ascends to the throne of Japan Births Pope Eugenius IV Deaths March 1 - Amadeus VI of Savoy, Count of Savoy (b. ... ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Chokei of Japan Emperor Go-Kameyama ascends to the throne of Japan Births Pope Eugenius IV Deaths March 1 - Amadeus VI of Savoy, Count of Savoy (b. ... Events December 16 - Emperor Go-Kameyama of Japan abdicates in favor of rival claimant Go-Komatsu, ending the nanboku-cho period of competing imperial courts James of Jülich is boiled alive for pretending to be a bishop and ordaining his own priests Korean founder of the Joseon Dynasty General... Emperor Go-Kameyama (後亀山天皇) (?? - May 10, 1424) was the 99th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events December 16 - Emperor Go-Kameyama of Japan abdicates in favor of rival claimant Go-Komatsu, ending the nanboku-cho period of competing imperial courts James of Jülich is boiled alive for pretending to be a bishop and ordaining his own priests Korean founder of the Joseon Dynasty General... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan. ... Emperor Go-Komatsu (後小松天皇) (August 1, 1377 - December 1, 1433) was the 100th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Komatsu of Japan. ... Events October 12 - English forces under Thomas Montacute, 4th Earl of Salisbury besiege Orléans. ... Emperor Shōkō (称光天皇 Shōkō Tennō) (May 12, 1401 - August 30, 1428) was the 101st imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events October 12 - English forces under Thomas Montacute, 4th Earl of Salisbury besiege Orléans. ... Events February - Christian I of Denmark and Norway who was also serving as King of Sweden is declared deposed from the later throne. ... ... Events February - Christian I of Denmark and Norway who was also serving as King of Sweden is declared deposed from the later throne. ... 1500 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... ... 1500 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Events January 14 - Treaty of Madrid. ... Emperor Go-Kashiwabara (後柏原天皇 Go-Kashiwabara Tennō) (November 19, 1464 - May 19, 1526) was the 104th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events January 14 - Treaty of Madrid. ... Events Spain is effectively bankrupt. ... Emperor Go-Nara (後奈良天皇) (January 26, 1497 - September 27, 1557) was the 105th imperial ruler of Japan. ... Events Spain is effectively bankrupt. ... 1586 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar. ... Emperor Ōgimachi (正親町天皇) (June 18, 1517 - February 6, 1593) was the 106th imperial ruler of Japan. ... 1586 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar. ... Events June 23 - Henry Hudsons crew maroons him, his son and 7 others in a boat November 1 - At Whitehall Palace in London, William Shakespeares romantic comedy The Tempest is presented for the first time. ... Emperor Go-Yōzei (jp: 後陽成天皇) (December 31, 1572 - September 25, 1617) was the 107th imperial ruler of Japan. ... The Edo period (Japanese: 江戸時代, Edo-jidai), also called Tokugawa period, is a division of Japanese history running from 1603 to 1867. ... Events June 23 - Henry Hudsons crew maroons him, his son and 7 others in a boat November 1 - At Whitehall Palace in London, William Shakespeares romantic comedy The Tempest is presented for the first time. ... Events March 4 - Massachusetts Bay Colony is granted a Royal charter. ... Emperor Go-Mizunoo (後水尾天皇 Go-Mizunoo Tennō) (June 29, 1596 - September 11, 1680) was the 108th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events March 4 - Massachusetts Bay Colony is granted a Royal charter. ... // Events January 21 - Abel Tasman discovers Tonga February 6 - Abel Tasman discovers the Fiji islands. ... Empress Meishō (明正天皇) (January 9, 1624 - December 4, 1696) was the 109th imperial ruler of Japan, reigning from December 22, 1629 to November 14, 1643. ... // Events January 21 - Abel Tasman discovers Tonga February 6 - Abel Tasman discovers the Fiji islands. ... Events April 5 - Signing of the Treaty of Westminster, ending the First Anglo-Dutch War. ... ... Events March 25 - Saturns largest moon, Titan, is discovered by Christian Huygens. ... // Events Prix de Rome scholarship established for students of the arts. ... ... // Events Prix de Rome scholarship established for students of the arts. ... Events March 19 - The men under explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle murder him while searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River. ... Emperor Reigen (霊元天皇 Reigen Tennō) (July 9, 1654 - September 24, 1732) was the 112th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events March 19 - The men under explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle murder him while searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River. ... // Events January 12 - Two-month freezing period begins in France - The coast of the Atlantic and Seine River freeze, crops fail and at least 24. ... Emperor Higashiyama (東山天皇 Higashiyama Tennō) (October 21, 1675 - January 16, 1710) was the 113th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... // Events January 12 - Two-month freezing period begins in France - The coast of the Atlantic and Seine River freeze, crops fail and at least 24. ... Events April 16 - The London premiere of Alcina by George Frideric Handel, his first the first Italian opera for the Royal Opera House at Covent Garden. ... Emperor Nakamikado (中御門天皇 Nakamikado Tennō) (January 14, 1702 - May 10, 1737) was the 114th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... Events April 16 - The London premiere of Alcina by George Frideric Handel, his first the first Italian opera for the Royal Opera House at Covent Garden. ... // Events January 31 - The first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Dock Hospital April 9 - The Scottish Jacobite Lord Lovat was beheaded by axe on Tower Hill, London, for high treason; he was the last man to be executed in this way in Britain May 14 - First battle of Cape... Emperor Sakuramachi (桜町天皇) (February 8, 1720 - May 28, 1750) was the 115th imperial ruler of Japan. ... // Events January 31 - The first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Dock Hospital April 9 - The Scottish Jacobite Lord Lovat was beheaded by axe on Tower Hill, London, for high treason; he was the last man to be executed in this way in Britain May 14 - First battle of Cape... 1762 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Emperor Momozono (桃園天皇 Momozono Tennō) (April 14, 1741 - August 31, 1762) was the 116th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... 1762 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1771 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Empress Go-Sakuramachi (後桜町天皇) (September 23, 1740 - December 24, 1813) was the 117th imperial ruler of Japan. ... 1771 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1779 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Emperor Go-Momozono (後桃園天皇) (August 5, 1758 - December 16, 1779) was the 118th imperial ruler of Japan. ... 1780 was a leap year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1817 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Emperor Kōkaku (光格天皇 Kōkaku Tennō) (September 23, 1771 – December 11, 1840) was the 119th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... 1817 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1846 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Emperor Ninkō (仁孝天皇, Ninkō Tenno) (March 16, 1800 – February 21, 1846) was the 120th imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... 1846 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1867 (MDCCCLXVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Emperor Kōmei of Japan Emperor Kōmei ) (July 22, 1831 - January 30, 1867) was the 121st imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... 1867 (MDCCCLXVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Emperor Meiji , literally Emperor of Enlightened Rule) (3 November 1852–30 July 1912), was the 122nd imperial ruler of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Emperor Taisho (大正天皇 Taishō Tennō) (August 31, 1879 – December 25, 1926), whose given name was Yoshihito (嘉仁), was the 123rd imperial Emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession, from 1912 until his death in 1926. ... 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Emperor Hirohito of Japan (Japanese: 裕仁) (April 29, 1901 – January 7, 1989) was the 124th Emperor of Japan according to the traditional order of succession, reigning from 1926 to 1989. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Emperor Akihito of Japan (Japanese: 明仁) (born December 23, 1933) is the current Emperor (天皇, tennō) of Japan and the 125th according to the traditional order of succession. ... Tennō Heika (Emperor-Majesty) is the proper way to refer to the reigning emperor of Japan, as opposed to his predecessors, who are known by their era names with tennō added to the end. ... It has been suggested that Updated Japan News be merged into this article or section. ...

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Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > Emperors of Japan (809 words)
The role of the Emperor of Japan (天皇, tennō) was that of an imperial ruler, from the dawn of history until the mid-twentieth century.
The emperor's role is defined in Chapter I of the 1947 Constitution of Japan.
Although the Emperor performs many of the roles of a head of state, there has been a persistent controversy within Japan as to whether the Emperor is in fact head of state or merely someone who acts as head of state.
NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Emperor Sujin of Japan (584 words)
Emperor Sūjin (崇神天皇) was the tenth imperial ruler of Japan to appear on the traditional list of emperors.
Emperor Sujin (崇神天皇 Sujin Tennō) was the tenth imperial ruler of Japan to appear on the traditional list of emperors.
Fifteen are appointed by the emperor, the remaining twenty-five by the minister at the nomination of the former.
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