japan year 8 timeline

Timeline created by 121849
In History
  • 710

    the first capital is established at Nara

    the first capital is established at Nara
    the capital of japan is created.
  • 794

    the start of the Heian period.

    the start of the Heian period.
    the period when Buddhism was at its height.
  • 1185

    Monamoto no Yoritomo becomes the first shogun of japan

    Monamoto no Yoritomo becomes the first shogun of japan
    the first feudal lord of japan.
  • 1467

    beginning of the warring states period

    beginning of the warring states period
    the different states start warring.
  • 1543

    the first contact with Europe.

    the first contact with Europe.
    the first contact between japan and europe, the beginning of trade between them.
  • 1573

    the Azuchi-Momoyama period begins.

    the Azuchi-Momoyama period begins.
  • the beginning of the Tokugawa shogunate.

    the beginning of the Tokugawa shogunate.
  • the Sakoku period begins

    the Sakoku period begins
    a period where Japan was a locked country.
  • the arrival of the us navy

    the arrival of the us navy
    us navy arrived at japan, commanded by Matthew Perry.
  • the Meiji restoration

    the Meiji restoration
    an event that restored imperial rule over japan.