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Nin'an (仁安 ), also known as Ninnan, was a Japanese era name (年号, , 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 ) and Takakura-tennō (高倉天皇 ).

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.
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Gregorian 1166 1167 1168 1169
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