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

Shōwa 27 is year 1952

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
1947 Shōwa 22 75 i Pig
1948 Shōwa 23 74 ne Rat
1949 Shōwa 24 73 ushi Ox
1950 Shōwa 25 72 tora Tiger
1951 Shōwa 26 71 u Rabbit
1952 Shōwa 27 70 tatsu Dragon
1953 Shōwa 28 69 mi Snake
1954 Shōwa 29 68 uma Horse
1955 Shōwa 30 67 hitsuji Goat
1956 Shōwa 31 66 saru Monkey