Tenmei 6 (天明六年)
Timeline of 1786
- 1786/8/27 Tanuma Okitsugu is ousted from office.
Other Events of 1786
- The han school Kôdôkan in Fukuyama han is established.
- Hayashi Shihei writes his Kaikoku heidan.
- The Qianlong Emperor hosts a grand banquet celebrating the 50th year of his reign. Representatives from numerous tributary countries are in attendance.
- The Yoshiwara burns down.
Births and Deaths
- 1786/3/11 Painter Sô Shiseki (b. 1715) dies.
- 1786/9/8 Tokugawa Ieharu dies (b. 1737).
- Nakagawa Jun'an dies (b. 1739).
- Tsukioka Settei dies (b. 1710).
- Ukiyo-e artist Utagawa Kunisada (d. 1865) is born.