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

Shōwa 63 is year 1988

People born in this year are 29 years old.

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.

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Year Local Year Age Sexagenary Cycle Chinese Zodiac
1983Shōwa 5834iPig
1984Shōwa 5933neRat
1985Shōwa 6032ushiOx
1986Shōwa 6131toraTiger
1987Shōwa 6230uRabbit
1988Shōwa 6329tatsuDragon
1989Heisei 128miSnake
1990Heisei 227umaHorse
1991Heisei 326hitsujiGoat
1992Heisei 425saruMonkey