Kōji (Muromachi period) facts for kids
Kōji (弘治code: ja is deprecated ) was a Japanese era name (年号,code: ja is deprecated , nengō,, lit. "year name") after Tenbun and before Eiroku. This period started in October 1555 and ended in February 1558. During this time, the emperors were Go-Nara-tennō (後奈良天皇code: ja is deprecated ) and Ōgimachi-tennō (正親町天皇code: ja is deprecated ).
Events of the Kōji era
- 1555 (Kōji 1, 11th month): Mōri Motonari won the Battle of Itsukushima (厳島合戦code: ja is deprecated , Itsukushima Kassen), also known as the "Battle of Miyajima"
- 1555 (Kōji 1): Battle of Kawanakajima.
- 1556 (Kōji 2): The Ōmori silver mine controlled by the Mori clan.
- 27 September 1557 (Kōji 3, 5th day of the 9th month): Emperor Go-Nara died at age 62.
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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