Today in History for August 1635
Events 1 - 2 of 2
3rd - The third of the Tokugawa shoguns, Iemitsu, establishes the system of alternate attendance (sankin kotai) by which the feudal daimyō are required to spend one year at Edo Castle in Tokyo and one year back home at their feudal manor, while their families remained in Tokyo as virtual political hostages. (Traditional Japanese Date: June 21, 1635).
15th - 1st recorded US hurricane hit the Plymouth Colony
Birthdays 1 - 2 of 2
Deaths 1 - 3 of 3