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

Shōwa 8 is year 1933

People born in this year are 84 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
1928Shōwa 389tatsuDragon
1929Shōwa 488miSnake
1930Shōwa 587umaHorse
1931Shōwa 686hitsujiGoat
1932Shōwa 785saruMonkey
1933Shōwa 884toriRooster
1934Shōwa 983inuDog
1935Shōwa 1082iPig
1936Shōwa 1181neRat
1937Shōwa 1280ushiOx