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

Shōwa 28 is year 1953

People born in this year are 66 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
1948Shōwa 2371neRat
1949Shōwa 2470ushiOx
1950Shōwa 2569toraTiger
1951Shōwa 2668uRabbit
1952Shōwa 2767tatsuDragon
1953Shōwa 2866miSnake
1954Shōwa 2965umaHorse
1955Shōwa 3064hitsujiGoat
1956Shōwa 3163saruMonkey
1957Shōwa 3262toriRooster