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Jōtoku (承徳 ) was a Japanese era name (年号, , nengō,, lit. "year name") after Eichō and before Kōwa. This period started in November 1097 and ended in August 1099. The reigning emperor was Emperor Horikawa-tennō (嘉保天皇 ).

Events of the Jōtoku Era

  • 1097 (Jōtoku 1, 1st month): Minamoto no Tsunenobu died at age 82.
  • 1097 (Jōtoku 1, 4th month): The emperor visited the temple at Gion.
  • 1097 (Jōtoku 1, 10th month): The emperor visited the home of Fujiwara no Moromichi.

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Preceded by:
Eichō
Era or nengō:
Jōtoku
Succeeded by:
Kōwa
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