Eiroku 8 (永禄八年)
Timeline of 1565
- 1565/5/19 Ashikaga Yoshiteru, the 13th Ashikaga shogun, is forced to commit suicide when attacked in his palace by troops sent by Miyoshi Yoshitsugu and Matsunaga Hisahide.
- 1565/11 Môri Motonari besieges Gassan-Toda (Izumo province), the Amako headquarters.
Other Events of 1565
- Satake Yoshiaki of Hitachi province dies of illness. His son Yoshishige succeeds him.
- The first Spanish trading galleon arrives in the Philippines; the Spanish seize Cebu Island.
- Takeda Yoshinobu conspires against his father Takeda Shingen in Kai province but is discovered and later made to commit suicide.
Births and Deaths
- Ashikaga Yoshiteru commits suicide.
- Môri Takamoto, Môri Motonari's heir, dies.
- Queen Munjeong of Korea dies (b. 1501).
- Satake Yoshiaki dies.