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In Photos: Emperor Naruhito's road to the Imperial Throne

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From left, Crown Prince Akihito, Prince Hiro (Naruhito), Prince Aya (Fumihito) and Crown Princess Michiko depart Japanese National Railways Ueno Station in Tokyo for the town of Karuizawa, Nagano Prefecture, for their summer vacation, on July 25, 1966. (Mainichi)

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