Taira no Shigemori

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Portrait of Taira no Shigemori, attributed to Fujiwara No Takanobu. Color on silk.
In this Japanese name, the family name is Taira.

Taira no Shigemori (平 重盛?, 1138 – September 2, 1179) was the eldest son of the Taira clan patriarch, Taira no Kiyomori. He took part in the Hōgen and Heiji rebellions. He died of illness in 1179.