On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1185

Historical Events

  • Battle at Danoura: Yoshitsune Minamoto's fleet beats the Taira during Japan's Genpei War

Famous Deaths

  • Antoku Taira, emperor of Japan (1180-85), drowns
List of Years

About April 24, 1185

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 835 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus