Chōgen facts for kids
Chōgen (長元code: ja is deprecated ) was a Japanese era name (年号,code: ja is deprecated , nengō,, lit. "year name") after Manju and before Chōryaku. This period started in 1028 and ended in April 1037. The reigning emperors were Go-Ichijō-tennō (後一条天皇code: ja is deprecated ) and Go-Suzaku-tennō (後朱雀天皇code: ja is deprecated ).
Events of the Chōgen era
- 15 May 1036 (Chōgen 9, 17th day of the 4th month): In the 9th year of Go-Ichijō's reign, the emperor died; and the succession (senso) was received by a his son.
- 1036 (Chōgen 9, 7th month): Emperor Go-Suzaku's role as monarch was confirmed in ceremonies (sokui).
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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