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

Shōwa 12 is year 1937

People born in this year are 80 years old.

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Shōwa (昭和) was the era before Heisei (平成). It started on Dec 25th, 1926, following the death of the Emperor Taisho. 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
1932Shōwa 785saruMonkey
1933Shōwa 884toriRooster
1934Shōwa 983inuDog
1935Shōwa 1082iPig
1936Shōwa 1181neRat
1937Shōwa 1280ushiOx
1938Shōwa 1379toraTiger
1939Shōwa 1478uRabbit
1940Shōwa 1577tatsuDragon
1941Shōwa 1676miSnake