Kyôhô 9 (享保九年)
Timeline of 1724
Other Events of 1724
- Merchants dealing in oil, rice, and certain other commodities are ordered by the shogunate to form protective associations.
- Sai On begins his revising and expanding of the Chûzan seifu (completed the following year).
- The Yongzheng Emperor declares proscriptions on Christianity, allowing exceptions for those with especially valuable skills, such as Jesuit astronomers.
Births and Deaths
- Hanabusa Itchô dies (b. 1652).
- Maeda Tsunanori, daimyô of Kaga han, dies (b. 1643)
- Nishikawa Joken dies (b. 1648).
- Kabuki actor Sakata Tôjûrô II dies (b. 1669)
- Tsuda Genba, Kaga han retainer, dies (b. 1651)
- Yoshio Kôsaku is born (d. 1800).