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Dowager Empress Nagako

Age: 97

widow of Japanese emperor Hirohito. She and Hirohito married in 1924, and two years later Emperor Taisho died, making Hirohito emperor and Nagako empress. She had five daughters and one son, the reigning Emperor Akihito.

Died: Tokyo, June 16, 2000

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