Bunka 4 (文化四年)
Timeline of 1807
Other Events of 1807
- Western Ezo (Hokkaido) and southern Sakhalin are incorporated into shogunal territory, in response to and as a defense against Russian encroachment.
- A force of bakufu, Tsugaru clan, and Nanbu clan samurai encounter a few Russian soldiers, in the Kurile Islands, and are routed.
- Ichikawa Ebizô V takes on the name Ichikawa Danjûrô VII.
Births and Deaths
- 1807/11/10 Furukawa Koshôken dies (b. 1726).
- Minagawa Kien dies (b. 1734).
- Namiki Shôzô II dies.
- Shibata Zeshin is born (d. 1891).
- Utagawa Sadahide is born (d. 1873).