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

Shōwa 36 is year 1961

People born in this year are 57 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
1956Shōwa 3162saruMonkey
1957Shōwa 3261toriRooster
1958Shōwa 3360inuDog
1959Shōwa 3459iPig
1960Shōwa 3558neRat
1961Shōwa 3657ushiOx
1962Shōwa 3756toraTiger
1963Shōwa 3855uRabbit
1964Shōwa 3954tatsuDragon
1965Shōwa 4053miSnake