Tokugawa Iemochi, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Tokugawa Iemochi

Japanese shogun

Date of Birth: 17-Jul-1846

Place of Birth: Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Date of Death: 29-Aug-1866

Profession: Shogun

Nationality: Japan

Zodiac Sign: Cancer


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About Tokugawa Iemochi

  • Tokugawa Iemochi (?? ??) (July 17, 1846 – August 29, 1866) was the 14th shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan, who held office from 1858 to 1866.
  • During his reign there was much internal turmoil as a result of the "re-opening" of Japan to western nations.
  • Iemochi's reign also saw a weakening of the shogunate.Iemochi died in 1866 and was buried in Zojo-ji.
  • His Buddhist name was Shonmyoin.

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