What year is it in Heisei? Japan age finder & holiday calendar

Heisei 1 is year 1989

People born in this year are 28 years old.

Heisei (平成) is the current era in Japan. It started on Jan 8th, 1989, following the death of the Emperor Shōwa. You can read more on Wikipedia or keep browsing on this site with the following links.

Quick Year & Age Chart

Year Local Year Age Sexagenary Cycle Chinese Zodiac
1984Shōwa 5933neRat
1985Shōwa 6032ushiOx
1986Shōwa 6131toraTiger
1987Shōwa 6230uRabbit
1988Shōwa 6329tatsuDragon
1989Heisei 128miSnake
1990Heisei 227umaHorse
1991Heisei 326hitsujiGoat
1992Heisei 425saruMonkey
1993Heisei 524toriRooster