Spanish State Visit to Japan, 1980
King Felipe and Queen Letizia will undertake a 3-day State Visit to Japan starting on April 4th. The program includes a State Banquet at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo. In honour of the visit, we are flashing back to previous Spanish State Visits to Japan. Today’s feature is of Emperor Hirohito of Japan toasting King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia (wearing the Mellerio Shell Tiara) of Spain at the State Banquet during the Spanish State Visit to Japan in October 1980.