Crown Prince Akihito and Crown Princess Michiko at the White House, 1960

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Crown Prince Akihito (in the Order of the Chrysanthemum) and Crown Princess Michiko of Japan (wearing the Pearl Sunburst Tiara and Order of the Precious Crown) attend a glittering State Dinner and Reception at the White House hosted by American President Dwight Eisenhower and First Lady Mamie on this day in 1960, during their Official Visit to the United States.


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