Queen Elizabeth in Tokyo, 1975
Published: July 18, 2012
Hideyuki Mihashi ©Stars and Stripes
Tokyo, May, 1975: Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip of England wave to the crowd as they ride from Tokyo's Imperial Hotel to the National Theater. With her six-day visit, Elizabeth became the first reigning British monarch to go to Japan.
Stars and Stripes' 1975 story about Queen Elizabeth's departure from Tokyo.