Kan'ei 6 (寛永六年)
Timeline of 1629
- 1629/1/18 Mizunashi Matabei captured.
- 1629/1 Sô Yoshinari sends an envoy to Joseon by an order of Bakufu.
- 1629/3 Bakufu sets Tsujiban (tsuji ban'ya) guardhouses in samurai districts in Edo.
- 1629/7/7 Grand Tanabata Rikka party in Imperial court.
- 1629/10/10 Iemitsu's wetnurse Ofuku receives the title Kasuga no Tsubone from Emperor Go-Mizunoo
- 1629/10/23 Bakufu bans female Kabuki and female Joruri.
Other Events of 1629
- Emperor Go-Mizunoo succeeded by Empress Meishô.
- Prasat Thong seizes power in Ayutthaya.
- Takenaka Shigeyoshi becomes Nagasaki bugyô.
- Last Thai embassy of the Edo period arrives; Thai-Japanese relations are not restored until 1887, over 250 years later.
Births and Deaths