Japan (711-1526)

Prince Shotoku (2001)
The Asuka period (538-710)
Established a centralized government; aka Prince Umayado; his existence is disputed
Taira Clan Saga (1955)
Heian period (794-1185)
An unpaid special forces commander under Emperor Toba who ruled Japan from 1107-1123
Zen (2009)
Kamakura period (1185-1333)
'Zen' Buddhist teacher Dogen Zenji
Kikuchi sembon-yari: Shidonî tokubetsu kôgeki-tai (1944)
Muromachi period (1336-1573)
Nanbokucho wars in Nanboku-cho period, 1336-1392, with Northern Imperial Court founded by Ashikaga Takauji in Kyoto & Southern Imperial Court established by Emperor Go-Daigo in Yoshino
Samurai Banners (1969)
Muromachi period (1336-1573)
Yamamoto Kansuke (1501-1561), Japanese samurai and General who planned the victory at the fourth Battle of Kawanakajima against Uesugi Kenshin