On November 12th (2013), it was confirmed that the new U.S. Ambassador to Japan is to be Caroline Kennedy.
She is the daughter of the late former U.S. president John F. Kennedy.
She and her family will move into the U.S. Ambassador’s residence in Tokyo tomorrow…one week before the 50th anniversary of the 1963 November 22nd assassination of her father, JFK.
Caroline Kennedy and her husband are reportedly very fond of Japan…they spent their honeymoon in 1986 in Kyoto, Japan.