Gentoku facts for kids
In the Southern Court, but Gentoku lasted until only August 1331 when Genkō started. After 1331, the pretender in Kyoto was Emperor Kōgon (光厳天皇 Kōgon-tennō). Kōgon's Southern Court rival in Yoshino during this time was Emperor Go-Daigo (後醍醐天皇 Go-Diago-tennō).
Events of the Gentoku era
- 27 March 1330 (Gentoku 2, 8th day of the 3rd month): Go-Daigo visited Tōdai-ji and Kōfuku-ji in Nara.
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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