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Kanshō (寛正 ) was a Japanese era name (年号, , nengō,, lit. "year name") after Chōroku and before Bunshō. This period started in December 1460 and ended in February 1466. During this time, the emperors were Go-Hanazono-tennō (後花園天皇 ) and Go-Tsuchimikado-tennō (後土御門天皇 ).

Events of the Kanshō era

Stone marker for Wakae Castle which was torn down in the 1st year of Kanshō
  • 1460 (Kanshō 1, 9th month): Wakae Castle in Kawachi Province was destroyed when Hatakeyama Yoshinari (畠山 義就 , 1437-21 January 1491) was forced out of it.
  • 21 August 1464 (Kanshō 5, 19th day of the 7th month): Go-Hanazono resigned. He abdication caused the Imperial succession to pass to his son who would be known as Emperor Go-Tsuchimikado.

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