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

Shōwa 43 is year 1968

People born in this year are 50 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
1963Shōwa 3855uRabbit
1964Shōwa 3954tatsuDragon
1965Shōwa 4053miSnake
1966Shōwa 4152umaHorse
1967Shōwa 4251hitsujiGoat
1968Shōwa 4350saruMonkey
1969Shōwa 4449toriRooster
1970Shōwa 4548inuDog
1971Shōwa 4647iPig
1972Shōwa 4746neRat