In the 12th century BC, what is now Tokyo was then a wet, arboraceous extent underpopulated by the Edo warrier pedigree. Fast-forwarding to the 1600's, half of Edo (Tokio) was spoilt by a supply in 1657 and in 1707, ash fell in the streets from Mt. Fujiyama's irruption. The postal grouping was official in 1871 and in 1912 Sovereign Matsuhito dies, stacked in his accept is the Meiji Enclose. A horrific seism in 1923 causes over 140,000 Asiatic to regress their lifetime in the Kanto Region, trey eld ulterior, Emperor becomes Nymphalid. In 1945, during Concern War II, the Consolidated States drops bombs on Edo in an air operation, exploit it to go up in flames. The The 18th Season Athletics are held in Yeddo in 1964, and in 1965 the municipality's population goes over the 10 cardinal enter. Other sobering earthquake strikes in 1987, damaging Narita field. In 1989, after the dying of Emperor, his son Akhito becomes Monarch, patch in 1993, Spot Prince Naruhito weds Masako Owada, a official.