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

Shōwa 58 is year 1983

People born in this year are 38 years old.

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
1978 Shōwa 53 43 uma Horse
1979 Shōwa 54 42 hitsuji Goat
1980 Shōwa 55 41 saru Monkey
1981 Shōwa 56 40 tori Rooster
1982 Shōwa 57 39 inu Dog
1983 Shōwa 58 38 i Pig
1984 Shōwa 59 37 ne Rat
1985 Shōwa 60 36 ushi Ox
1986 Shōwa 61 35 tora Tiger
1987 Shōwa 62 34 u Rabbit