Minamoto no Yoritomo

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In this Japanese name, the faimily name is Minamoto.
Minamoto no Yoritomo
源頼朝
Minamoto no Yoritomo.jpg
Portrait o Yoritomo, copy o the 1179 oreeginal hangin scrowe, attributed to Fujiwara Takanobu. Colour on silk. In 1995 Michio Yonekura argied that this portrait is nae o Yoritomo but o Ashikaga Tadayoshi.
Shōgun
In office
1192–1199
MonarchGo-Toba
Precedit biHeian period
Succeedit biMinamoto no Yoriie
Personal details
BornMey 9, 1147
Dee'dFebruar 9, 1199 (aged 52)
Spoose(s)Hōjō Masako
Bairns
FaitherMinamoto no Yoshitomo

Minamoto no Yoritomo (源 頼朝, 9 Mey 1147 – 9 Februar 1199) wis the foonder an the first shōgun o the Kamakura shogunate o Japan.