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

Heisei 3 is year 1991

Japan's economic bubble burst

People born in this year are 28 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
1986 Shōwa 61 33 tora Tiger
1987 Shōwa 62 32 u Rabbit
1988 Shōwa 63 31 tatsu Dragon
1989 Heisei 1 30 mi Snake
1990 Heisei 2 29 uma Horse
1991 Heisei 3 28 hitsuji Goat
1992 Heisei 4 27 saru Monkey
1993 Heisei 5 26 tori Rooster
1994 Heisei 6 25 inu Dog
1995 Heisei 7 24 i Pig