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
Monarch Go-Toba
Precedit bi Heian period
Succeedit bi Minamoto no Yoriie
Personal details
Born Mey 9, 1147
Dee'd Februar 9, 1199 (aged 52)
Spoose(s) Hōjō Masako
Bairns
Faither Minamoto 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.