Eichō facts for kids
Eichō (永長code: ja is deprecated ) was a Japanese era (年号,code: ja is deprecated , nengō,, lit. "year name") after Kahō and before Jōtoku. This period started in December 1096 and ended in November 1097. The reigning emperor was Emperor Horikawa-tennō (嘉保天皇code: ja is deprecated ).
Events of the Eichō Era
- 1096 (Eichō 1): Fujiwara no Moromichi was raised to the second rank of the first class.
- 1096 (Eichō 1): During the summer, a series of great dengaku dance performances took place in the streets and in open areas near the city. The participants were drawn from the aristocracy and from the common people.
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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