Mayu Watanabe, a member of Japan's most popular girl group AKB 48, front row center, poses with other kimono-clad AKB48 members, as well as SKE48 and NMB48 members, all of whom turned 20 this past year, after their coming-of-age ceremony at Kanda Myojin Shinto shrine in Tokyo, on Monday, which is Coming-of-Age Day. According to the government, about 1,210,000 men and women who were born in 1993, reached coming of age this year and the number is 10,000 less people than last year. The figure is the smallest number since the government started counting in 1968.© Japan Today
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