- Japanese: 黒田 斉溥 (Kuroda Narihiro)
Kuroda Narihiro was a lord of Fukuoka han.
Born into the Shimazu clan as a son of Shimazu Shigehide, lord of Kagoshima han, Narihiro was adopted by Kuroda Narikiyo.
In 1851, he played a role alongside Date Munenari and others in convincing (or forcing) Shimazu Narioki to abdicate as lord of Kagoshima in favor of his son Shimazu Nariakira.
- ↑ Kaiyô kokka Satsuma 海洋国家薩摩, Kagoshima: Shôkoshûseikan (2010), 58-59.
- ↑ Robert Hellyer, Defining Engagement, Harvard University Press (2009), 162.