Princess to give up title for love. JAPAN'S 25-year-old Princess Mako will give up her royal title to marry her college sweetheart in a move that has sparked huge debate in the country.
Princess Mako of Akishino is the first child and oldest daughter of Fumihito, Prince Akishino and Kiko, Princess Akishino, and a member of the Japanese Imperial Family. She is the eldest grandchild of Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko. Ref. Source 5i