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

Shōwa 26 is year 1951

People born in this year are 70 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
1946 Shōwa 21 75 inu Dog
1947 Shōwa 22 74 i Pig
1948 Shōwa 23 73 ne Rat
1949 Shōwa 24 72 ushi Ox
1950 Shōwa 25 71 tora Tiger
1951 Shōwa 26 70 u Rabbit
1952 Shōwa 27 69 tatsu Dragon
1953 Shōwa 28 68 mi Snake
1954 Shōwa 29 67 uma Horse
1955 Shōwa 30 66 hitsuji Goat