Emperor Yoshihito

Emperor Yoshihito

Birth
Minato, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Death 25 Dec 1926 (aged 47)
Miura, Kanagawa, Japan
Burial Hachiōji-shi, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Memorial ID 6136918 · View Source
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Also known as "Emperor Taisho," he was the 123rd Emperor of Japan. Following his father's death, he became emperor in July of 1912. Due to failing health, he retired from public life and was succeeded by his eldest son, Crown Prince Hirohito, as emperor on November 25, 1921.

Bio by: Warrick L. Barrett



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  • Originally Created by: Warrick L. Barrett
  • Added: 28 Jan 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6136918
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emperor Yoshihito (31 Aug 1879–25 Dec 1926), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6136918, citing Musashino Imperial Mausoleum, Hachiōji-shi, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan ; Maintained by Find A Grave .