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Minamoto no Yoshitsune
First Air Date: January 02, 1966
|First Aired on||:||1966|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||52 episodes in 1 Seasons|
The chronicles of the life of Minamoto no Yoshitsune (1159 - May 17th, 1189). He was a late Heian and early Kamakura general of the Minamoto clan of Japan. Yoshitsune was the ninth son of Minamoto no Yoshitomo. His older brother Minamoto no Yoritomo founded the Kamakura shogunate.