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Famous Birthdays Today: 926 – Murakami, Emperor of Japan.

Emperor Murakami was the 62nd emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. Murakami’s reign spanned the years from 946 to his death in 967. 31 May 946 (Tengyō 9, 28th day of the 4th month): Shortly thereafter, Emperor Murakami, who was 21 years old, acceded to the throne. Murakami’s maternal uncle Fujiwara no Tadahira remained as the […]

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