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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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 6th most popular celebrity for the day (April 29) and the 5th most popular for the year (1901).
People born on April 29 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Hirohito is the 228th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Hirohito's birthday, Hirohito is the 5th most famous Japanese.
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