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IN PHOTOS: Japan’s Princess Ayako weds commoner

Oct 30, 2018 - 10:30 PM

Under Japan's imperial law, female members of the royal family forfeit their titles and status if they choose to marry someone who doesn't have royal or aristocratic family ties

This picture taken on October 29, 2018 shows Japanese Princess Ayako (R) and her husband Kei Moriya answering questions from journalists after their wedding ceremony at the Meiji Shrine in Tokyo. JAPAN OUT JIJI PRESS / JAPAN POOL / AFP

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Jun 28, 2018 - 8:52 PM

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Japan's Princess Ayako to marry commoner – report

Jun 28, 2018 - 3:17 PM

Princess Ayako is the second Japanese princess in two years to announce marriage to a commoner. Under the law, she will lose her royal status upon marriage.

ROYAL. Princess Ayako will marry Kei Moriya in October. File photo from Wikipedia