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

Shōwa 46 is year 1971

People born in this year are 52 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
1966 Shōwa 41 57 uma Horse
1967 Shōwa 42 56 hitsuji Goat
1968 Shōwa 43 55 saru Monkey
1969 Shōwa 44 54 tori Rooster
1970 Shōwa 45 53 inu Dog
1971 Shōwa 46 52 i Pig
1972 Shōwa 47 51 ne Rat
1973 Shōwa 48 50 ushi Ox
1974 Shōwa 49 49 tora Tiger
1975 Shōwa 50 48 u Rabbit