1873 in Japan
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List of years in Japan
Events in the year 1873 in Japan.
- January 1 - Japan begins using the Gregorian calendar
- January 4 - With the adoption of the Western calendar, the five seasonal festivals (gosekku)—Jinjitsu on January 7th, Jōshi on March 3rd, Tango on May 5th, Tanabata on July 7th and Chōyō on September 9th)—are abolished.
1873 in Asia