- Period: Muromachi Period / Azuchi-Momoyama
- Occupation: daimyo
- Family: Takeda Shingen (father)
- Birth: 1546AD
- Death: 1582AD
Takeda Katsuyori (武田 勝頼), also known as Takeda Shirō, was a daimyo and member of the Kai branch of the Takeda Clan.12 As daimyo he ruled over the Kai, Shinano, Suruga and Kōzuke Provinces, and he was descended from a long line of shugo of Kai Priovince since the Kamakura Period.1
His death marked the end of the Takeda Clan.1
1. Louis Frederic, translated by Kathe Roth (2002) “Japan Encyclopedia”. London: Harvard University Press.
2. Kodansha. (1993) ”Japan: An Illustrated Encyclopedia”. Tokyo: Kodansha Ltd.
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