Emperor Hirohito and Empress Nagako’s Tour of Europe, 1971

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Emperor Hirohito and Empress Nagako of Japan completed their extensive Tour of Europe on this day 50 years ago, conducting a series of State and Private Visits to Denmark, Belgium, France, Britain, The Netherlands, and Germany to reestablish relations in their first visit after the Second World War:

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Private Visit to Denmark

The State Visit to Belgium

Meeting with the Duke and Duchess of Windsor in Paris

The State Visit to Britain 

Private Visit to The Netherlands

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State Visit to Germany

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