Kanbun 11 (寛文十一年)
Timeline of 1671
- 1671/1/15 A big fire in Kyoto.
- 1671/2/13 Aki Muneshige arrives in Edo and is interrogated shortly afterwards by the rôjû (Date Disturbance).
- 1671/3/27 Harada Kai kills Aki Muneshige at Sakai Tadakiyo's residence.(Date Disturbance)
- 1671/7 Kawamura Zuiken establishes the Tokai route to ship rice from Mutsu province to Edo.
- 1671/10/19 Hatamoto Makino Masaaki is punished.
Other Events of 1671
- Ryukyuan embassy to Edo.
- The export of silver to China is permitted, while all other silver exports remain prohibited.
Births and Deaths
- Kabuki actor Ikushima Shingorô is born (d. 1743).
- Ukiyo-e artist Nishikawa Sukenobu is born (d. 1750).