Emperor Go-Mizunoo

1596 - 1680

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Emperor Go-Mizunoo (後水尾天皇, Go-Mizunoo-tennō, 29 June 1596 – 11 September 1680) was the 108th Emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. Go-Mizunoo's reign spanned the years from 1611 through 1629, and was the first emperor to reign entirely during the Edo period. This 17th-century sovereign was named after the 9th-century Emperor Seiwa and go- (後), translates as "later", and thus, he could be called the "Later Emperor Mizunoo". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emperor Go-Mizunoo has received more than 194,407 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Emperor Go-Mizunoo is the 4,711th most popular politician (down from 2,706th in 2019), the 307th most popular biography from Japan and the 103rd most popular Japanese Politician.

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Among politicians, Emperor Go-Mizunoo ranks 4,711 out of 15,710Before him are Philotas, Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves, Raymond of Burgundy, Ueli Maurer, Princess Louise of Belgium, and Princess Regina of Saxe-Meiningen. After him are Moussa Traoré, Amintore Fanfani, Gung Ye, John Parricida, Yaqub Beg, and Frederick I, Margrave of Meissen.

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Among people born in 1596, Emperor Go-Mizunoo ranks 10Before him are Pietro da Cortona, Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia, Pieter Claesz, Jan van Goyen, Nicola Amati, and Baldassare Longhena. After him are Joan Blaeu, Andreas Cellarius, Johan Banér, Peter Mogila, Constantijn Huygens, and Jacob van Campen. Among people deceased in 1680, Emperor Go-Mizunoo ranks 17Before him are John George II, Elector of Saxony, John Eudes, Samuel Butler, Ferdinand Bol, Thomas Bartholin, and Elisabeth of the Palatinate. After him are Tokugawa Ietsuna, Li Yu, Per Brahe the Younger, Joachim Neander, John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, and Johann Heinrich Schmelzer.

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Among people born in Japan, Emperor Go-Mizunoo ranks 307 out of 5,560Before him are Emperor Senka (467), Jisaburō Ozawa (1886), Shunichi Kumai (1910), Emperor Ninken (449), Takashi Kano (1920), and Setsu Sawagata (null). After him are Kaoru Ishikawa (1915), Megumu Tamura (1927), Emperor Sushun (520), Takeichi Nishi (1902), Usaburo Hidaka (null), and Sugawara no Michizane (845).


Among politicians born in Japan, Emperor Go-Mizunoo ranks 103Before him are Emperor Shōkō (1401), Takahito, Prince Mikasa (1915), Ōkuma Shigenobu (1838), Emperor Kōtoku (596), Emperor Senka (467), and Emperor Ninken (449). After him are Emperor Sushun (520), Emperor Go-Kashiwabara (1464), Tokugawa Iemochi (1846), Emperor Ankan (466), Emperor Tsuchimikado (1196), and Emperor Toba (1103).