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

Shōwa 19 is year 1944

People born in this year are 75 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
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
1946 Shōwa 21 73 inu Dog
1947 Shōwa 22 72 i Pig
1948 Shōwa 23 71 ne Rat