黑田清隆

  1. Kuroda Kiyotaka

    Biographies Kuroda Kiyotaka

    Satsuma samurai and Meiji statesman Born into a samurai family from Satsuma (present-day Kagoshima Prefecture) in the service of the Shimazu daimyō of Kagoshima, Kuroda (黑田清隆, 1840-1900) was one of the retainers involved in the Nagamugi Incident in Yokohama (see text box below). Kuroda also...
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