Enpō (延宝), also Empo, was a Japanese era name (年号, nengō, , lit. "year name") after Kanbun and before Tenna. This period started in September 1673 and ended in September 1681. During this time, the reigning emperor was Reigen-tennō (霊元天皇).
Events of the Enpō era[change | edit source]
- 1675 (Enpō 3): A great fire in Heian-kyō.
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References[change | edit source]
- Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Empo" in Japan encyclopedia, p. 176.
- Nussbaum, "Reigen Tennō," p. 785; Titsingh, Isaac. (1834). Annales des empereurs du japon, pp. 414-415.
- Titsingh, p. 414.
- Hall, John Whitney. (1970). Japan: From Prehistory to Modern Times, p. 209.
- Tanaka, Hiroyuki. (1993). "The Ogasawara Islands in Tokugawa Japan", Kaiji Shi Kenkyuu (Journal of the Maritime History).
- Titsingh, p. 414; Meyer, Eva-Maria. (1999). Japans Kaiserhof in der Edo-Zeit, p. 186; Imperial Household Agency (Kunaichō), 後水尾天皇 (108); retrieved 2012-5-27.
Other websites[change | edit source]
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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