Kantoku facts for kids
Kantoku (寛徳code: ja is deprecated ) was a Japanese era name (年号,code: ja is deprecated , nengō,, lit. "year name") after Chōkyū and before Eishō. This period started in November 1044 and ended in April 1046. The reigning emperors were Go-Suzaku-tennō (後朱雀天皇code: ja is deprecated ) and Go-Reizei-tennō (後冷泉天皇code: ja is deprecated ).
Events of the Kantoku era
- 1045 (Kantoku 2, 16th day of the 1st month): Emperor Go-Suzaku abdicated; and his eldest son received the succession (senso) on the same day. Soon after, Emperor Go-Reizei 's role as monarch is confirmed by ceremonies (sokui).
- 1045 (Kantoku 2, 18th day in the 1st month): Go-Suzaku died at the age of 37.
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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