Fujiwara no Koretada

Fujiwara no Koretada
Koretada from the Ogura Hyakunin Isshu.

Fujiwara no Koretada

Fujiwara no Koretada (藤原 伊尹) was a member of the Fujiwara Clan, more specifically the Hokke Branch of this clan, living from 924AD to 972AD. He was the son of Fujiwara no Morosuke.

He held several position during his life receiving the titles of Udaijin in 970, sesshō in 971 and later dajō daijin.

Koretada also went by the names of Ichijō Sesshō, and Mikawa-kō.1

Footnotes

1. Louis Frederic, translated by Kathe Roth (2002) “Japan Encyclopedia”. London: Harvard University Press.

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