Who Is The New Japanese Emperor Naruhito?

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Published on May 1, 2019 - Duration: 00:32s

Who Is The New Japanese Emperor Naruhito?

Japanese Emperor Akihito stepped down and gave the crown to his son Naruhito.

According to Business Insider, this is Japanโ€™s first abdication in around 200 years.

Naruhito was educated in Tokyo and Oxford, known for speaking out on environmental issues.

He and his wife Masako have been open about their mental health struggles and pressures to produce a male heir.

In 2001, the couple became parents to a girl, Aiko, and she is now studying overseas in England.


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