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 (ä′kē-hē′tō) Born 1933.
Emperor of Japan (since 1989). He succeeded his father, Hirohito.


(Biography) born 1933, Emperor of Japan from 1989


(ˌɑ kɪˈhi toʊ)

( “Heisei” ), born 1933, emperor of Japan since 1989 (son of Hirohito).
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Rabat - HM King Mohammed VI sent a message of congratulations to HM Emperor Akihito of Japan on the occasion of the anniversary of his accession to the throne.
On his part, Japan Crown Prince requested Sayyid Haitham to convey the greetings of Emperor Akihito of Japan to His Majesty the Sultan along with his best wishes of good health and happiness and for the Omani people further progress and prosperity.
General Shaikh Mohammed also met Emperor Akihito of Japan at Tokyo Imperial Palace during his official two-day visit.
His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, met with Emperor Akihito of Japan at the Tokyo Imperial Palace on Wednesday as part of his ongoing official visit to Japan.
Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia paid a visit to Emperor Akihito of Japan at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo today.
In the afternoon, Emperor Akihito of Japan hosted a luncheon in honor of Prince Salman in the presence of Prince Naruhito at the Imperial Palace in the Japanese capital.
ANI - Ambassador of Japan, Seiichi Otsuka held on Monday a reception at the Phoenicia Hotel to celebrate the 80th anniversary of Emperor Akihito of Japan.
22 (ONA) His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said has sent a cable of greetings to Emperor Akihito of Japan on the occasion of his birthday.
One of his productions ended up being bought by emperor Akihito of Japan Ruthin ceramic artist Maggie Humphrey with her mural, in July 1989 Bethesda blacksmith Ann Catrin Evans and her pupil He use some of the old blacksmith's tools at Bersham Herit elen Shepherd from Chester tage Centre, Wrexham Jewellery designers Tony Gordon and Christine Bola pictured in February 1988 with some of their creations
During the visit, the German President will hold talks with Emperor Akihito of Japan on bilateral relations and ways of enhancing them.
At this time of great trial, I wish you to know that the Government and people of Pakistan stand with you and the Japanese people in total solidarity and support," President Asif Ali Zardari said in his condolence message to Emperor Akihito of Japan.