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Niwa Nagahide (丹羽長秀; October 16, 1535-May 15, 1585) was a retainer of Oda clan and a daimyo. October 16 is the 289th day of the year (290th in Leap years). ... Events January 18 - Lima, Peru founded by Francisco Pizarro April - Jacques Cartier discovers the Iroquois city of Stadacona, Canada (now Quebec) and in May, the even greater Huron city of Hochelaga (now Montreal) June 24 - The Anabaptist state of Münster (see Münster Rebellion) is conquered and disbanded. ... Jump to: navigation, search May 15 is the 135th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (136th in leap years). ... 1585 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar. ... The Oda clan is a Daimyo family descended from Taira no Sukemori. ... Daimyo Matsudaira Katamori visits the residence of a retainer. ...


From his youth, Nagahide served Oda Nobunaga and fought in such battles as the battle of Nagashino, being one of the most trusted retainers. He was also an effective governor tasked with the construction of Azuchi Castle, among many of other deeds. The extent of Nobunaga's trust can be seen by the fact that Nagahide married Nobunaga's adopted daughter and his son, Niwa Nagashige married the fourth daughter of Nobunaga. Oda Nobunaga Oda Nobunaga (織田 ä¿¡é•·   Oda Nobunaga[?], June 23, 1534 - June 21, 1582) was a major daimyo during the Sengoku period of Japanese history. ... The Battle of Nagashino in 1575 took place in Nagashino in Mikawa of Japan. ... Azuchi castle is a very famous battle sight on the main island of Japan. ... Niwa Nagashige (丹羽長重; May 11, 1571 - April 1, 1637) is a daimyo and retainer of Oda clan. ...


These services let Nagahide rule over Wakasa Province and Sawayama Castle in Omi Province. In 1581, in a military parade held at Kyoto before the eyes of the Emperor as well as foreign missionaries, Nagahide was given the honour of leading the procession. The article incorporates text from OpenHistory. ... Categories: Japan geography stubs | Old provinces of Japan ... Events January 16 - English Parliament outlaws Roman Catholicism April 4 - Francis Drake completes a circumnavigation of the world and is knighted by Elizabeth I. July 26 - The Northern Netherlands proclaim their independence from Spain in the Oath of Abjuration. ... This page is about the city Kyoto. ... His Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan The Emperor of Japan (天皇 tennō) is a constitutionally-recognized symbol of the Japanese nation and the unity of its people. ...


On 1582, as Oda Nobutaka's second in command, Nobunaga had Nagahide launch a campaign on Shikoku but before he made any progress, Nobunaga was killed by Akechi Mitsuhide. Nagahide abandoned the campaign and turned back to help Hashiba Hideyoshi avenge this by killing Mitsuhide. At the meeting in Kiyosu Castle where the future of the Oda clan was discussed, Nagahide supported Hideyoshi's position and gained Echizen Province and Kaga Province to rule over 1,230,000 koku, becoming one of the most powerful retainers and daimyo. However, Nagahide passed away of illness in 1585 without making any impact at all. There is a conflicting record that Nagahide had not died of an illness, but on seeing Hideyoshi gather more power and eclipsing the Oda clan Nagahide had so long served, he felt that he had not lived up for the good of Nobunaga and the Oda clan as whole and committed suicide. Events January 15 - Russia cedes Livonia and Estonia to Poland February 24 - Pope Gregory XIII implements the Gregorian Calendar. ... Oda Nobutaka (織田信孝; 1558-1583) is a samurai and member of Oda clan. ... Shikoku (四国, four provinces) is the smallest and least populous of the four main islands of Japan. ... Shrine to Akechi Mitsuhide, Kyoto Akechi Mitsuhide (明智 光秀 Akechi Mitsuhide, 1528 – July 2, 1582), nicknamed Jubei, was a samurai who lived during the Sengoku period of Feudal Japan. ... Hideyoshi in old age. ... The Oda clan is a Daimyo family descended from Taira no Sukemori. ... Echizen (越前国; -no kuni) was an old province of Japan, which is today the northern part of Fukui prefecture. ... The article incorporates text from OpenHistory. ... A koku (石) is a quantity of rice, historically defined as enough rice to feed one person for one year, then as 180. ... 1585 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar. ...


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Niwa Nagahide (丹羽長秀; October 16, 1535-May 15, 1585) was a retainer of Oda clan and a daimyo following the Sengoku period extending to the Azuchi-Momoyama period of the 16th century.
From his youth, Nagahide served Oda Nobunaga and fought in such battles as the battle of Nagashino, being one of the most trusted retainers.
There is a conflicting record that Nagahide had not died of an illness, but on seeing Hideyoshi gather more power and eclipsing the Oda clan Nagahide had so long served, he felt that he had not lived up for the good of Nobunaga and the Oda clan as whole and committed suicide.
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