Head of State: Emperor Naruhito

Head of State since: 1st May 2019

Predecessor: Emperor Akihito

Heir to the Throne: Fumihito, Prince Akishino

National Anthem: Kimigayo

Information about the Monarch:

Born on 23rd February 1960 at the Imperial Household Agency Hospital, Tokyo. He married Masako Owada on 9th June 1993. Together they have one child:

Aiko, Princess Toshi

Interesting fact:

The Emperor became Emperor after his father, Emperor Akihito abdicated on 30th April 2019.

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