Hirohito was the 124th Emperor of Japan.
His reign began in 1926. He was in charge of Japan, but did not have complete power because of Japan's constitution. Hirohito was head of state during Japanese imperial expansion. This ended when World War II came about. After losing the war, Hirohito was not charged with war crimes, and he stayed in power through much of Japan's recovery as a nation. Japan had the second biggest economy in the world when he died in 1989. After his death, Hirohito was succeeded by his son Emperor Akhito.
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F.A.Q. about Hirohito
When is his birthday?
Hirohito's birthday is on April 29, 1901.
In how many days is his birthday?
Hirohito's birthday is in 151 days
How old was Hirohito when he died?
He was 87 years old.
When did he die?
He died in January 7, 1989.
How old would he be today?
Hirohito would be 120 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Hirohito from?
He was born in Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan.
Hirohito was a famous Japanese emperor, who was born on April 29, 1901. As a person born on this date, Hirohito is listed in our database as the 10th most popular celebrity for the day (April 29) and the 6th most popular for the year (1901).
People born on April 29 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Hirohito is the 322nd most popular Taurus.
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