People born in Shōwa 36 are 61 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.

Quick Year & Age Chart

Year Local Year Age Sexagenary Cycle Chinese Zodiac
1956Shōwa 3166saruMonkey
1957Shōwa 3265toriRooster
1958Shōwa 3364inuDog
1959Shōwa 3463iPig
1960Shōwa 3562neRat
1961Shōwa 3661ushiOx
1962Shōwa 3760toraTiger
1963Shōwa 3859uRabbit
1964Shōwa 3958tatsuDragon
1965Shōwa 4057miSnake