He inherited the Imperial throne from his father, Emperor Hirohito.
Akihito's father, Emperor Hirohito, died on Jan. 7, 1989, at the age of 87. Akihito ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne and became emperor of Japan on Nov. 12, 1990, at the age of 56, in an elaborate ritual which was attended by representatives of 158 countries. He is the first Japanese emperor to marry a commoner, in a romantic match, rather than the customary arranged marriage. His children are Crown Prince Naruhito, Prince Akishino, and Princess Nori.
Akihito is the current reigning Emperor of Japan. He succeeded to the throne in the year 1989, and he is the 125th emperor of his line. The correct name to address Japan's emperor is as 'Tenno Heika', which is the Japanese expression for 'His Imperial Majesty the Emperor'.
He came to Throne of Mauryan Empire in 273 B.C
emperor akihito is the 125th emperor of japan
Bahadur Shah Zafar (1837-1857) was the last Mughal Emperor. He ascended the throne of Delhi on 29 September 1837.
I believe Emperor Akihito's Imperial Palace is located in downtown Tokyo.
Zhengde Emperor ascended the throne of Ming Dynasty.
His father, Yoshihito, died. As his son, Hirohito ascended to the throne upon his death.
Nero ascended to the throne in 54 AD and was Emperor until 68 AD when he committed suicide.
Japan still has an Emperor (Emperor Akihito) , the 125th emperor of Japan. The previous Emperor was Emperor Showa (Hirohito), Akihito's father. He was Emperor during WWII and died in 1987.
Emperor Akihito, the 125th emperor.
Emperor Akihito is still alive as of August 19, 2014. His cousin recently died at the age of 66. Emperor Akihito became the ruler of Japan in 1989.
The present emperor of Japan is Emperor Akihito
the japanese emperor akihito is handsome and 13 feet tall.
Emperor Akihito was born on Dec. 23, 1933. He is still alive, as of this date (2/2/11).
Hirohito ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne on December 25, 1926 upon the death of his father, Yoshihito Emperor Taisho.
An Emperor. The current is Emperor Akihito.
Tutankhamun was 8 or 9 years old when he ascended the throne.