Kyôho 12 (享保十二年)
Timeline of 1727
Other Events of 1727
- Engelbert Kaempfer's History of Japan is published in London.
- A fire breaks out at Kôchi castle.
- The play Oshimodoshi, one of the Kabuki Jûhachiban, is debuted.
- The Treaty of Kiakhta arranges for trade without tribute at the Russo-Chinese border.
Births and Deaths
- Ike Gyokuran, bijinga artist and wife of Ike no Taiga, is born (d. 1784).
- Kanô school artist Kanô Gyokuen dies (b. 1683).
- Sanada Yukimichi, daimyô of Matsushiro han, dies (b. 1657).