feudal japan

By 1Dluva
  • Period: Jan 1, 794 to Dec 31, 1185

    Minamato clan seizes power in the emperor’s name.

    It resulted in the fall of the Taira clan and the establishment of the Kamakura shogunate under Minamoto Yoritomo.
  • Jan 1, 1232

    Goseibai Shikimoku

    ‘Goseibai Shikimoku’ was established in 1232. It established the legal law of the Kamakura shogunate in Japan.
  • Jan 1, 1274

    First Mongol invasion.

    The first mongol invasion occured in 1274. In November, an armada of nearly 900 vessels containing more than 40,000 troops was dispatched from Korea.
  • Jan 1, 1281

    Second Mongol invasion.

    The second Mongol invasion happened in 1281. During the second invasion, the Mongol forces were driven back to their ships.
  • Jan 1, 1331

    Emperor Go-Daigo overthrew the Kamakura government.

    Emperor Go-Daigo overthrew the Kamakura government in 1331. This caused sporadic fighting between his supporters and those of the shogunate, and in 1333 decisive events, marked by much treachery and violence, took place.
  • Jan 1, 1367

    Shogun Ashikaga Yoshimitsu.

    In the year after the death of his father Yoshiakira in 1367, Yoshimitsu became Seii Taishogun at age 11. This resulted the Ōnin War in 1379.
  • Period: Jan 1, 1467 to

    Start of the Warring States period.

    During this time, the old system of estates stopped and almost all of the Ashikaga lords lost their power.
  • Jan 1, 1543

    Firearms arrive in Japan

    The Portuguese brought the Firearms to japan in 1543.