Nin'an facts for kids
Nin'an (仁安code: ja is deprecated ), also known as Ninnan, was a Japanese era name (年号,code: ja is deprecated , nengō,, lit. "year name") after Eiman and before Kaō. This period started in August 1166 ended in April 1169. The reigning emperors were Rokujō-tennō (六条天皇code: ja is deprecated ) and Takakura-tennō (高倉天皇code: ja is deprecated ).
Events of the Nin'an era
- 1168 (Nin'an 3, 2nd month ): Rokujō was deposed at age 5, and he received the title Daijō-daijin tennō.
- 30 March 1168 (Nin'an 3, 19th day of the 2nd month): In the 3rd year of Rokujō's reign, the emperor was deposed by his grandfather. The succession (senso) was received by the emperor's cousin who was the third son of former-Emperor Go-Shirakawa.
- 29 April 1168 (Nin'an 3, 20th day of the 3rd month): Takakura accepted the monarch's role and duties and powers (sokui). This was confirmed in ceremonies.
- National Diet Library, "The Japanese Calendar" -- historical overview plus illustrative images from library's collection
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