Home » NULL » Ii, Naosuke

Ii, Naosuke

Born: 1815 AD
Died: 1860 AD
Nationality: N/A
Categories: N/A

Japanese diplomat and politician


advocated contact with Western nations until Japan could gain sufficient strength to reimpose isolationism


without consent of emperor, authorized signing of 1st Japan-US commerce treaty 1858


assassinated by followers of Nariaki Tokugawa