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Famous Deaths Today: 1685 -Emperor Go-Sai of Japan.

Emperor Go-Sai (January 1, 1638 – March 22, 1685), also known as Emperor Go-Saiin was the 111th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. Go-Sai’s reign spanned the years from 1654 through 1663. This 17th century sovereign was named after the 9th century Emperor Junna and go-(後), translates literally as “later;” and thus, he could have been […]

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