Kōshō

Japanese era name

Kōshō (康正) was a Japanese era name (年号,, nengō,, lit. "year name") after Kyōtoku and before Chōroku. This period started in July 1455 and ended in September 1457.[1] During this time, the emperor was Go-Hanazono-tennō (後花園天皇).[2]

Events of the Kōshō eraEdit

 
In the 2nd year of Kōshō, the shogun and members of the Imperial court went together to the Iwashimizu Shrine

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ReferencesEdit

  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Kōshō" in Japan encyclopedia, p. 564.
  2. Nussbaum, "Go-Hanazono Tennō," p. 252; Titsingh, Isaac. (1834). Annales des empereurs du japon, pp. 331-348.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Titsingh, p. 348.

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Kōshō 1st 2nd 3rd
1455 1456 1457
Preceded by:
Kyōtoku
Era or nengō:
Kōshō
Succeeded by:
Chōroku