Kyôhô 19 (享保十九年)
Timeline of 1734
- 1734/2/30 A big fire around Odawara castle.1131 houses are burnt.
- 1734/10 Chônin population in Edo exceeds 520000.
Other Events of 1734
- Morita-za kabuki theatre in Edo goes bankrupt and transfers its license to the Kawarazaki-za.
- Sai On promulgates Nômuchô (農務帳), his agricultural treatise.
Births and Deaths
- 1734/4/24 Kinokuniya Bunzaemon dies (b. 1669?).
- 1734/6/25 Ueda Akinari, scholar, author, and poet, is born (d. 1809).
- Asano Nagahiro, hatamoto, dies (b. 1670).
- Heshikiya Chôbin, Tomoyose Anjô, and fifteen others are executed for plotting against the government of the Ryûkyû Kingdom.
- Minagawa Kien is born (d. 1807).
- Muro Kyûso dies (b. 1658).
- Tamagusuku Chôkun, founder of kumi odori, dies (b. 1684).