Line of succession to the Japanese throne
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Order of successionEdit
In 2018, the current order of succession is clear.
- Crown Prince Naruhito, born 1960, the Heisei Emperor's first son Became the Reiwa Emperor in 2019
- Prince Akishino (Fumihito), born 1965, the Heisei Emperor's second son
- Prince Hisahito of Akishino, born September 6, 2006 Prince Akishino's son
- Prince Hitachi (Masahito), born 1935, the Heisei Emperor's brother
- Imperial Household Agency (Kunaichō), Imperial Succession; retrieved 2011-12-19.
- Kunaicho, Crown Prince and Crown Princess; retrieved 2011-12-19.
- Kunaicho, Prince and Princess Akishino; retrieved 2011-12-19.
- Reuters. "Japan’s Princess Kiko Gives Birth to Boy". The New York Times, September 5, 2006. Accessed 29 August 2008.
- Kunaicho, Prince and Princess Hitachi; retrieved 2011-12-19.