Empress Michiko of Japan
(L-R) Crown Prince Naruhito, Crown Princess Masako, their daughter Princess Aiko and their royal dog Yuri
Crown Prince Akihito Of Japan and Crown Princess Michiko walk on a beach in April 1959 in Hayama, Japan.
Princess Kako 6/3/15
Empress Michiko, during the ceremony for the 100th anniversary of the Empress Shoken death
Princess Akiko of Mikasa, niece of Prince Katsura, carried out the role of chief mourner and accompanied her grieving grandparents. Tragically, Prince Takihito and Princess Yuriko (below, right) have now lost all three of their sons.
Princess Kako 12/23/16
Japan Prince Akishino, Princess Kiko and the third child of Prince Akishino Prince Hisashito is , the only male grandchild.