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

Shōwa 16 is year 1941

People born in this year are 78 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
1936 Shōwa 11 83 ne Rat
1937 Shōwa 12 82 ushi Ox
1938 Shōwa 13 81 tora Tiger
1939 Shōwa 14 80 u Rabbit
1940 Shōwa 15 79 tatsu Dragon
1941 Shōwa 16 78 mi Snake
1942 Shōwa 17 77 uma Horse
1943 Shōwa 18 76 hitsuji Goat
1944 Shōwa 19 75 saru Monkey
1945 Shōwa 20 74 tori Rooster