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How long did Tokugawa Ieyasu rule?

Ieyasu Tokugawa was invested as Shogun on the 2nd of December, 1603, following the Battle of Sekigahara during which all opposition was crushed. He died on the 1st of June, 1616, at the age of 74.

How did tokugawa ieyasu unify Japan?

Ieyasu defeated his rivals at the battle of Sekigahara in 1600. The victory earned him the loyalty of daimyo throughout Japan. He later became the sole shogun and moved the capital, unifing Japan.

Who unified Japan in the 1500s?

Hideyoshi Toyotomi and Nobunaga Oda got the ball rolling, but the main player in the unification of Japan was Ieyasu Tokugawa. Ieyasu Tokugawa was invested as Shogun on the 2nd of December, 1603, following the Battle of Sekigahara during which… Full Answer

Who was ieyasu tokugawa?

Ieyasu Tokugawa is acknowledged as the "Unifier of Japan" and he was invested as Shogun on the 2nd of December, 1603, following the Battle of Sekigahara during which all remaining opposition was finally crushed. Ieyasu was the founder of the… Full Answer

What major event happened in the 1600?

Asia: Battle of Sekigahara: http://www.historycentral.com/WH1400-1900/Asia/BattleofSekigahara.html Europe: Battle of Neiuwpoort: http://www.historycentral.com/WH1400-1900/Europe/Europe/BattleofNieuwpoort.html Nothing really major was happening in other countries. However if you're looking for events in the US, here's a link to some important events around that time: http://faculty.washington.edu/qtaylor/a_us_history/1600_1799_timeline.htm =D

When was Japan invented?

Japan was never invented. Countries can only be theoretically formed. (or with plate-shifts they can be physically formed, but that's over millions of years and besides the point) Earliest forms of human life discovered in Japan dates back to around… Full Answer