Kanbun 2 (寛文二年)
Timeline of 1662
Other Events of 1662
- Asai Ryôi's Edo meishoki is published.
- Date Munetoshi begins reconstruction on Uwajima castle (completed 1671).
- The Kangxi Emperor bans all Chinese maritime trade, a condition which will remain in place until 1684.
- Qing Dynasty forces chase the last imperial prince of the Ming Dynasty into Burma, and capture and kill him.
- The Sumiyoshi school (the Edo branch of the Tosa school) is established.
- Zheng Chenggong ("Koxinga") drives the Dutch out of Taiwan.
Births and Deaths
- Kanô Minenobu is born (d. 1708).
- Koxinga dies (b. 1624).
- Nakamura Shichisaburô I is born (d. 1708).
- Kyôgen actor Ôkura Toraaki dies (b. 1597).
- Sakai Tadakatsu dies (b. 1587).
- Ukita Hideie dies (b. 1572).