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Japan’s princess marries a commoner and loses her royal status

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The marriage to Kei Komuro cost Mako her royal status. She received her husband's surname — the first time she has had a family name. Most Japanese women must abandon their own family names upon marriage due to a law...

Japan’s Princess Mako celebrates final birthday as member of imperial family before wedding to commoner

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Japan's Princess Mako turned 30 on Saturday -- her final birthday as a member of the imperial family before she marries her commoner boyfriend next week. Her marriage to Kei Komuro on Tuesday will mean she becomes a ...

Japan’s Princess Mako will marry her commoner fiance this month

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Tokyo Japan's Princess Mako and her commoner fiance Kei Komuro announced Friday they will be married on October 26, public broadcaster NHK reported -- a controversial union that requires her to give up her royal stat...