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

Heisei 16 is year 2004

People born in this year are 14 years old.

Heisei (平成) is the current era in Japan. It started on Jan 8th, 1989, following the death of the Emperor Shōwa. 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
1999Heisei 1119uRabbit
2000Heisei 1218tatsuDragon
2001Heisei 1317miSnake
2002Heisei 1416umaHorse
2003Heisei 1515hitsujiGoat
2004Heisei 1614saruMonkey
2005Heisei 1713toriRooster
2006Heisei 1812inuDog
2007Heisei 1911iPig
2008Heisei 2010neRat