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

Shōwa 1 is year 1926

People born in this year are 96 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
1921 Taisho 10 101 tori Rooster
1922 Taisho 11 100 inu Dog
1923 Taisho 12 99 i Pig
1924 Taisho 13 98 ne Rat
1925 Taisho 14 97 ushi Ox
1926 Shōwa 1 96 tora Tiger
1927 Shōwa 2 95 u Rabbit
1928 Shōwa 3 94 tatsu Dragon
1929 Shōwa 4 93 mi Snake
1930 Shōwa 5 92 uma Horse