Naruhito, Crown Prince of Japan
|Crown Prince of Japan|
Prince Naruhito in Brazil, 18 June 2008
23 February 1960|
Imperial Household Agency Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
|Spouse||Masako Owada (m. 1993)|
|Issue||Aiko, Princess Toshi|
|House||Imperial House of Japan|
Naruhito, Crown Prince of Japan is the heir to the Japanese Imperial throne and eldest son of Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan. He is known as simply the Crown Prince. He was originally known as His Imperial Highness The Prince Hiro but was later given the title of Crown Prince in 1991.
Children[change | change source]
Titles and styles[change | change source]
- 23 February 1960 – 23 February 1991: His Imperial Highness The Prince Hiro
- 23 February 1991 – present: His Imperial Highness The Crown Prince of Japan
References[change | change source]
- Enjoji, Kaori (December 1, 2017). "Japan Emperor Akihito to abdicate on April 30, 2019". CNN. Tokyo. Retrieved December 1, 2017.