Kanbun 8 (寛文八年)
Timeline of 1668
Other Events of 1668
- Katsuyama han formed.
- The Qing Dynasty closes off northern and central Manchuria with a willow palisade, banning Han Chinese immigration into that territory.
- The export of silver from Japan by the Dutch is banned.
Births and Deaths
- 1668/11/17 Shô Shitsu, King of Ryûkyû, dies.
- Amenomori Hôshû is born (d. 1755).
- Hôrin Jôshô dies (b. 1593).
- Matsuoka Joan is born (d. 1746).
- Giovanni Battista Sidotti is born (d. 1714).