Princess Reishi (1270–1307)

Princess Reishi (姈子内親王; 5 October 1270 – 22 August 1307), later Yūgimon'in (遊義門院), was an Empress of Japan, married to her cousin Emperor Go-Uda.[1]

Princess Reishi
姈子内親王
Empress consort of Japan
Reign19 September 1285 – 5 September 1291
Born5 October 1270
Heian-kyō (Kyōto)
Died22 August 1307(1307-08-22) (aged 36)
Heian-kyō (Kyōto)
SpouseEmperor Go-Uda
HouseYamato
FatherEmperor Go-Fukakusa
MotherFujiwara no Kimiko

She was the daughter of Emperor Go-Fukakusa and Fujiwara no Kimiko. She was named Empress to her cousin in 1285.

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Japanese royalty
Preceded by
Fujiwara no Kishi
Empress consort of Japan
1285–1291
Succeeded by
Fujiwara no Shōshi (Fushimi)