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What Happened on January 31, 1543

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Person of interestTokugawa Ieyasu

Tokugawa Ieyasu, Japanese Shogun who founded the first Tokugawa Shogunate and united Japan, born in Okazaki, Japan (d. 1616)


1543 Highlights

About January 31, 1543

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 478 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius