Chôtoku 4 (長徳四年)
Timeline of 998
Other Events of 998
- In response to raids by "southern barbarians" (nanban) in 996 and 997, the Dazaifu orders officials on Kikaigashima to take action to suppress these raids.
- Fujiwara no Michinaga establishes a manor in Uji, which will later become the Byôdô-in.