Fujiwara no Norimichi

Fujiwara no Norimichi
Mon of the Fujiwara Clan.

Fujiwara no Norimichi

Fujiwara no Norimichi (藤原 教通) was a member of the Fujiwara Clan, more specifically the Hokke Branch of this clan, living from 996-1075AD.1 He was also called Ō-Nijō-dono.2

He was the son of Fujiwara no Michinaga and during his lifetime held the rank of kampaku in 1068 and dajō daijin in 1070.2

He was the father of Fujiwara no NobunagaFujiwara no Kanshi and Fujiwara no Shinshi.3

His daughter Kanshi married Emperor Go-Reizei, with his other daughter marrying Emperor Go-Suzaku.2


1. Brinkley, F. (1915) “A History of the Japanese People from the Earliest Times to the End of the Meiji Era.” New York: The Encyclopaedia Britannica Company.
2. Louis Frederic, translated by Kathe Roth (2002) “Japan Encyclopedia”. London: Harvard University Press.
3. Kodansha. (1993) ”Japan: An Illustrated Encyclopedia”. Tokyo: Kodansha Ltd.

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