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When did prince shotoku come to power?

Prince Shotoku came into power in 593 A.D. when Empress Suiko ascended the throne. He was her regent but as the ruler of Japan until his death in 622! He married Empress Suiko (MORE)

Who was prince Shotoku and how did he change the Japanese government?

Shotoku is a Yamato prince who took charge of Japan on behalf of his aunt, empress Suiko, and his goal was to create a strong government modeled after China. To achieve his go (MORE)