Saturday, July 17, 2010

Emperor Hirohito 165 cm short political

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Emperor Hirohito 165 cm.The Showa Emperor of Japan from 1926 to 1989; 5 ft 5 in or 1.65 m.Hirohito (裕仁), also known as Emperor Shōwa (昭和天皇, Shōwa tennō), (April 29, 1901 – January 7, 1989) was the 124th emperor of Japan according to the traditional order, reigning from December 25, 1926, until his death in 1989. Although better known outside of Japan by his personal name Hirohito, in Japan he is now referred to exclusively by his posthumous name Emperor Shōwa. The word Shōwa is the name of the era that corresponded with the Emperor's reign, and was made the Emperor's own name upon his death.the Eleventh short political in the world.short political.

At the start of his reign, Japan was still a fairly rural country with a limited industrial base. He was the supreme ruler during Japan's militarization and involvement in World War II. short political.

After World War II, his followers were prosecuted for war crimes, but he was not prosecuted. During the postwar period, he became the “symbol” of the new state.short political.
Early life

Born in the Aoyama Palace in Tokyo, Prince Hirohito was the first son of Crown Prince Yoshihito (the future Emperor Taishō) and Crown Princess Sadako (the future Empress Teimei). His childhood title was Prince Michi (迪宮, Michi no miya). He became heir apparent upon the death of his grandfather, Emperor Meiji, on July 30, 1912. He was formally proclaimed as Crown Prince and heir apparent in November 2, 1916; but an investiture ceremony was not strictly necessary to confirm this status as heir to the throne.short political.
Prince Hirohito attended the YMCA of Gakushuin Peers' School from 1908 to 1914 and then a special institute for the crown prince (Tōgū-gogakumonsho) from 1914 to 1921. short political.
In 1921, Prince Hirohito took a six month tour of Europe, including the United Kingdom, France, Italy, the Netherlands and Belgium, becoming the first Japanese crown prince to travel abroad. After his return to Japan, he became Regent of Japan on November 29, 1921, in place of his ailing father who was affected by a mental illness. short political.
During Prince Hirohito's regency, a number of important events occurred:
In the Four-Power Treaty on Insular Possessions signed on December 13, 1921, Japan, the United States, Britain and France agreed to recognize the status quo in the Pacific, and Japan and Britain agreed to terminate formally the Anglo-Japanese Alliance. The Washington Naval Treaty was signed on February 6, 1922. Japan completed withdrawal of troops from the Siberian Intervention on August 28, 1922. The Great Kantō earthquake devastated Tokyo on September 1, 1923. The General Election Law was passed on May 5, 1925, giving all men above age 25 the right to vote.short political.

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