What year in Heisei is 2015? Japan age finder & holiday calendar

Shōwa 36 is year 1961

People born in this year are 56 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
1956Shōwa 3161saruMonkey
1957Shōwa 3260toriRooster
1958Shōwa 3359inuDog
1959Shōwa 3458iPig
1960Shōwa 3557neRat
1961Shōwa 3656ushiOx
1962Shōwa 3755toraTiger
1963Shōwa 3854uRabbit
1964Shōwa 3953tatsuDragon
1965Shōwa 4052miSnake