Consulate-General of Japan in Los Angeles

日本国国旗

在ロサンゼルス日本国総領事館

Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress

 
His Majesty the Emperor Naruhito (The 126th Emperor)
 
Name: Naruhito
Lineage: Eldest Son of the Emperor Akihito (The 125th Emperor), the Emperor Emeritus
Date of Birth: 23 February 1960
The Personal Title for Young Members (Been conferred in accordance with the Imperial Family’s tradition of appellation): Prince Hiro (Hiro-no-Miya)
Investiture as Crown Prince: 23 February 1991
Education:
           1982 – Graduated from the Department of History in the Faculty of Letters of Gakushuin University
           1983 - 1985 – Studied abroad at Merton College, University of Oxford, UK
           1988 – Completed first part of doctorate at the Graduate School of Humanities of Gakushuin University
           1992 – Became guest researcher in the archives of Gakushuin University
           1992 – Became visiting research fellow of the Museum of History of Gakushuin University
 
 
Her Majesty the Empress Masako
 
Name: Masako
Date of Birth: 9 December 1963
Education:
           1985 – Graduated from the Faculty of Economics of Harvard University, USA
           1987 – Left University of Tokyo
           1987 – Entered Ministry of Foreign Affairs
           1988 – 1990 – Studied abroad at Balliol College, University of Oxford, UK
           1993 – Left the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Marriage:  9 June 1993
Children: Her Imperial Highness Princess Aiko
     Date of Birth : 1 December 2001
    The Personal Title for Young Members : Princess Toshi (Toshi-no-Miya)
    Third-year student at Gakushuin Girl’s Senior High School
Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress in their formal robes at the wedding (June 1993) (Crown Prince and Princess at that time) Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress with Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress Emeriti at the wedding (June 1993)
(Crown Prince and Princess at that time)
   
     
Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress (at Akasaka Imperial Residence) (Crown Prince and Princess at that time)

Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress on the Occasion of Her Majesty's Birthday (2018) (Crown Prince and Princess at that time) Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress with Her Imperial Highness Princess Aiko on the Occasion of His Majesty's Birthday (2017)
(Crown Prince and Princess at that time)
   
   
His Majesty the Emperor on the Ceremony of the Presentation of Credentials (Crown Prince at that time) Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress having a conversation with JICA volunteers coming back from overseas (Crown Prince and Princess at that time)