Princess Tsuguko of Takamado

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Princess Tsuguko
承子女王
Princess Tsuguko cropped 3 The New Year Greeting 2011 at the Tokyo Imperial Palace.jpg
At the new year congratulatory imperial palace visit. 2 January 2011
Full name
Tsuguko (承子?)
House Imperial House of Japan
Father Norihito, Prince Takamado
Mother Hisako, Princess Takamado
Born (1986-03-08) March 8, 1986 (age 28)
Aiiku Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Religion Shinto

Princess Tsuguko of Takamado (承子女王 Tsuguko Joō?, born 8 March 1986) is a member of the Imperial House of Japan and the eldest daughter of Norihito, Prince Takamado and Hisako, Princess Takamado.

Biography[edit]

At the Chōwaden Reception Hall (January 2, 2009)

The princess graduated from the Gakushuin High School, and subsequently attended the University of Edinburgh in Scotland from 2004 to 2008, where she studied sociology and psychology.[1][2]

In 2006, Princess Tsuguko represented the Imperial family at the Silver Wedding anniversary celebrations of Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg.[3]

In 2008 she was included as 15th on the list of the 20 Hottest Young Royals as compiled by Forbes magazine, the list ranking young unmarried royals by "international Web and media presence as well as family wealth".[1]

In March 2013, Princess Tsuguko graduated from the School of International Liberal Studies, Waseda University.[2] She is presently working at the Japan Committee for UNICEF.[4] She attends ceremonies and functions at the Imperial Palace and accompanies her mother to some other official events. [5]

Titles and styles[edit]

Styles of
Princess Tsuguko of Takamado
Takamado no miya mon
Reference style Her Imperial Highness
Spoken style Your Imperial Highness
Alternative style Ma'am
  • 8 March 1986 – present: Her Imperial Highness Princess Tsuguko of Takamado

Honours[edit]

See also List of honours of the Japanese Imperial Family by country

National honours[edit]

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

Princess Tsuguko of Takamado
Born: 8 March 1986
Order of precedence in Japan
Preceded by
Princess Yōko of Mikasa
Ladies
HIH Princess Tsuguko of Takamado
Succeeded by
Princess Noriko of Takamado