Shō Sei (r. 1803)

Shō Sei (尚 成, 4 December 1800 – 7 February 1803) was king of the Ryūkyū Kingdom from 1802 to 1803.

Shō Sei
King of Ryūkyū
PredecessorShō On
SuccessorShō Kō
BornUmitukugani (思徳金)
(1800-12-04)4 December 1800
Died7 February 1803(1803-02-07) (aged 2)
Shō Sei (尚成)
HouseSecond Shō dynasty
FatherShō On
MotherKikoe-ōgimi Ganashi

Shō Sei was the only son of king Shō On. He was 2 years old when he succeeded his father on August 8 (Lunar calendar: the eleventh day of the seventh month), 1802, and died of smallpox one year later. After his death, his uncle Shō Kō was installed as the next king.


Regnal titles
Preceded by
Shō On
King of Ryūkyū
Succeeded by
Shō Kō