Post Tagged with: "Emperor Go-Toba"

by / on October 22, 2012 at 10:44 AM / in Famous Birthdays, History Today

Emperor Juntoku of Japan!

Famous Birthdays Today: 1197-Emperor Juntoku of Japan. Emperor Juntoku (順徳天皇) (October 22, 1197 – October 7, 1242) was the 84th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. His reign spanned the years from 1210 through 1221. In actuality, Emperor Go-Toba wielded effective power as a cloistered emperor during the years of Juntoku’s reign. In 1221, he was […]

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by / on August 6, 2012 at 4:16 PM / in Famous Birthdays, History Today

Famous Birthdays Today: 1180 – Emperor Go-Toba of Japan.

Emperor Go-Toba (後鳥羽天皇) (August 6, 1180 – March 28, 1239) was the 82nd emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. His reign spanned the years from 1183 through 1198. This 12th-century sovereign was named after Emperor Toba, and go- (後), translates literally as “later”; and thus, he is sometimes called the “Later Emperor Toba”. The Japanese word […]

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by / on March 28, 2012 at 11:05 PM / in Famous Deaths, History Today

Famous Deaths Today: 1239 -Emperor Go-Toba of Japan.

Emperor Go-Toba (August 6, 1180 – March 28, 1239) was the 82nd emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. His reign spanned the years from 1183 through 1198. This 12th century sovereign was named after Emperor Toba and go- (後), translates literally as “later”; and thus, he is sometimes called the “Later Emperor Toba”. The Japanese word […]

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