Hirohito

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emperor of Japan who renounced his divinity and became a constitutional monarch after Japan surrendered at the end of World War II (1901-1989)

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Emperor Hirohito of Japan and Al Capone were also U-free, yet even in South America, our near neighbour of Uruguay was being profligate with no fewer than three U's in its first five letters.
Years after the war, Emperor Hirohito of Japan paid tribute to him as representing the USA's success in combat.
If the son of Emperor Hirohito of Japan can apologize to Korea for the occupation of that country, if a successor to Stalin can apologize to Poland for the deportation and murder of Polish officers, Bush, a former Director of Central Intelligence, in addition to his other accomplishments, should at least say he's sorry to the man the United States robbed of most of his adult life.
Emperor Hirohito of Japan stood on 12-inch high clogs for his coronation.
But he also shadowed Emperor Hirohito of Japan and his sister-in-law, Princess Chichibu, the Kings of Belgium, Malaysia and Jordan, Queen Frederika of Greece, Imelda Marcos, President Nixon, and the leaders of Uganda and Bangladesh.