Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi facts for kids
- 25 April 1185 (Genryaku 2, 24th day of the 3rd month): the Taira (also known as the Heike) and the Minamoto fought at the Battle of Dan-no-ura; and the Heike were defeated. Emperor Antoku was drowned in the battle.
- 5-6 September 1864 (Genji 1, 5th-6th day of the 8th month): Bombardment of Shimonoseki.
- 1895 (Meiji 28): Treaty of Shimonoseki.
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