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

Shōwa 20 is year 1945

People born in this year are 76 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
1940 Shōwa 15 81 tatsu Dragon
1941 Shōwa 16 80 mi Snake
1942 Shōwa 17 79 uma Horse
1943 Shōwa 18 78 hitsuji Goat
1944 Shōwa 19 77 saru Monkey
1945 Shōwa 20 76 tori Rooster
1946 Shōwa 21 75 inu Dog
1947 Shōwa 22 74 i Pig
1948 Shōwa 23 73 ne Rat
1949 Shōwa 24 72 ushi Ox