Emperor and Empress with Duke and Duchess
(Original Caption) Emperor and Ex-King. Paris: Emperor Hirohito and his wife Empress Nagako of Japan pose with the Duke and Duchess of Windsor at the Windsors' Paris home in the Bois de Boulogne. The Emperor made a special private request to meet again the Duke whom he met when both were heirs to their countries' thrones, 50 years ago. (The Duke succeeded to the throne of Britain in 1936 but abdicated to marry a divorce).