• Short Summary

    PRINCE HIRO, ELDEST SON OF JAPAN'S CROWN PRINCE, CELEBRATED HIS SIXTH BIRTHDAY, ON WEDNESDAY (23 FEB).

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    PRINCE AT WORK AND PLAY AT KINDERGARTEN SCHOOL.




    Initials RGM/V/CR/SA



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    Background: PRINCE HIRO, ELDEST SON OF JAPAN'S CROWN PRINCE, CELEBRATED HIS SIXTH BIRTHDAY, ON WEDNESDAY (23 FEB). HE WENT TO SCHOOL AS USUAL.

    AT PRESENT AT A KINDERGARTEN, THE PRINCE WILL BE GOING UP TO A PRIMARY SCHOOL IN TOKYO IN APRIL.

    NO SPECIAL CONCESSION WAS MADE FOR HIM ON HIS BIRTHDAY AND HE WENT TO KINDERGARTEN AS USUAL. POPULAR WITH HIS CLASSMATES, THE ROYAL PUPIL SPENT THE DAY WORKING AND PLAYING.

    THE PRINCE IS NOT RECEIVING SPECIAL TUITION TO PREPARE HIM FOR THE LIFE HE WILL LEAD AS AN ADULT MEMBER OF JAPAN'S IMPERIAL FAMILY WHILE HE IS AT JUNIOR SCHOOL. HE WILL BE GROOMED FOR THE ROLE AFTER HIGH SCHOOL STUDIES, WHEN HE IS IN HIS TEENS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACV4KQVKK09KGX86SXEN4UFHCF
    Media URN:
    VLVACV4KQVKK09KGX86SXEN4UFHCF
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/02/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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