Period:Jan 1, 794toJan 1, 1185
Jan 1, 1185
Minamoto no Yoritomo becomes ShogunYoritomo became shogun after battling and winning over the Taira clan.
Jan 1, 1543
Portugese Traders arrive in JapanIn 1543 Portugese traders arrived in Japan. They brought with them the Musket, a type of gun. These traders were the first Eurapeans in Japan.,
Japan bans contact with EuropeBefore this date Japan had restrictions on contact with Europe but in 1639 Contact was completely banned.