All posts tagged "Japanese Imperial Family"
Emperor Naruhito delivers first speech as Emperor of Japan
First speech of new Japanese Imperial eraJapanese Imperial Family1st May 2019
Emperor Akihito abdicates the Chrysanthemum Throne
End of an era in JapanJapanese Imperial Family30th April 2019
In Pictures: Emperor Akihito’s reign
Emperor Akihito took the throne upon the death of his father, Emperor Shōwa, on 7 January 1989. Of course, Emperor Akihito’s...Japanese Imperial Family30th April 2019
Ahead of his abdication, take a look at the life of Emperor Akihito
Born on 23 December 1933, Prince Akihito was born in the Imperial Palace of Tokyo as the elder son and fifth...Blog Posts29th April 2019
Emperor Akihito attends final event outside Imperial Palace of his reign
Emperor Akihito has attended the final event of his reign outside the Imperial Palace according to the Japanese press. The Emperor...Japanese Imperial Family27th April 2019
Who was Japan’s first emperor?
As Emperor Akihito is set to abdicate from the Japanese throne, Royal Central has dissected some of the most memorable parts...History26th April 2019
The next crown prince to the Japanese throne – Fumihito, Prince Akishino
As Emperor Akihito is to abdicate at the end of this month, we are taking a look at his younger son,...Blog Posts16th April 2019
Who is Crown Princess Masako of Japan?
Looking at the woman who will become Empress consort of Japan on 1 May.Blog Posts14th April 2019
Prince Hisahito enters junior high aiming “to lead a fulfilling student life”
Prince Hisahito of Akishino has begun his junior high education. The 12-year-old Prince attended the entrance ceremony on Monday alongside his...Japanese Imperial Family9th April 2019
Japan announces Reiwa as era name for Crown Prince Naruhito’s reign
Japan has revealed the name of the era for Crown Prince Naruhito’s reign which begins on 1 May. Reiwa will be...Japanese Imperial Family1st April 2019