Japanese Emperors

Emperor Sukō
Emperor Sukō (崇光天皇, Sukō Tennō, (May 25, 1334 - January 31, 1398) was the third of the pretenders of the Northern Court of Japan. He reigned from November 18, 1348 to November 26, 1351. His personal name was originally Masuhito...
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Emperor Yōmei
Emperor Yōmei (用明天皇, Yōmei Tennō, -587) was the thirty-first emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. He reigned from 585 until his death.He is called Tachibana no Toyohi no Mikoto (橘豊日尊) in the Nihon shoki. He is...
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Emperor Takakura
Emperor Takakura (高倉天皇, Takakura Tennō), born September 23, 1161, and died January 30, 1181, was the 80th emperor of Japan in the traditional order of succession. He reigned nominally from March 30, 1168, to March 18, 1180, with power in...
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Emperor Sakuramachi
Sakuramachi Tennō (桜町天皇) (February 8, 1720-May 28, 1750) was the 115th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. He reigned from April 13, 1735 to June 9, 1747.As with previous emperors during the Edo period, the Tokugawa...
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Emperor Nakamikado
Nakamikado Tennō (中御門天皇?) (January 14, 1702 - May 10, 1737) was the 114th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. He reigned from July 27, 1709 to April 13, 1735.As emperor, Nakamikado had an increasingly warm relationship...
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