Tenshô 2 (天正二年)
Timeline of 1574
- 1574/1/19 Ikkô-ikki sieze power in Echizen.
- 1574/3 Battle of Akechi Castle.
- 1574/5 Takeda Katsuyori captures Takatenjin Castle in Tôtômi province from Tokugawa Ieyasu.
- 1574/7 Oda Nobunaga besieges Nagashima.
- 1574/9/29 Nobunaga blockades and sets fire to the main Nagashima fortress, killing around 20,000.
Other Events of 1574
- Lim Ah Hong contributes to an uprising of the Chinese community in Manila against the Spanish.
- Oda forces take Itami Castle from the Ikeda clan in Settsu province.
- Satomi Yoshitaka of Awa province dies.
- Nobunaga gifts a rakuchû-rakugai-zu screen by Kanô Eitoku to Uesugi Kenshin.
Births and Deaths
- Asakura Kageakira dies.
- Hatakeyama Yoshitaka is poisoned and killed in a conspiracy against him.
- Kanze Motoyori dies.