Results for: Hirohito

Who was Hirohito?

Hirohito was the 124th Emperor of Japan. He ruled for six decades, from December 1926 until his death in January 1989. He died from pancreatic cancer, which he got from an STD (MORE)

What was hirohito famous for?

Hirohito was Japan's longest reigning monarch from 1926-1989. Hewas also the first Japanese Emperor to become a democratic figurehead. This allowed his country to recover from (MORE)

What awards did Hirohito get?

Grand Cordon of the, Grand Cordon of the with Sun Paulownia Blosso (MORE)

What did Hirohito believe in?

Japanese emperor, Hirohito, believed himself to be a modern monarchand though he did nothing to stop it, did not favor an alliancewith the Axis powers. He approved deadly gas (MORE)

Is Hirohito a male?

Yes, he is (according to the literal question. I should say "hewas", because he's dead since 1989). Only male princes could (andcan) inherit the Japanese Imperial throne. Also (MORE)

Why was Hirohito a tyrant?

First of all, we must clarify that Imperial Japan didn't have aWestern-style dictator. Imperial Japan was a totalitarian state,but it was ruled by an oligarchy whose head was (MORE)

What was emperor hirohito about?

Hirohito was the 124th Emperor of Japan from December 25, 1926 toJanuary 7, 1989. He was previously Regent from 1921 to 1926. Hechose "Showa" ("Enlightened Peace") as name of (MORE)

Did Hirohito marry?

Yes, of course. Hirohito, now called the Shōwa Emperor, is the father of the current emperor, Akihito.