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

Shōwa 60 is year 1985

People born in this year are 35 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
1980 Shōwa 55 40 saru Monkey
1981 Shōwa 56 39 tori Rooster
1982 Shōwa 57 38 inu Dog
1983 Shōwa 58 37 i Pig
1984 Shōwa 59 36 ne Rat
1985 Shōwa 60 35 ushi Ox
1986 Shōwa 61 34 tora Tiger
1987 Shōwa 62 33 u Rabbit
1988 Shōwa 63 32 tatsu Dragon
1989 Heisei 1 31 mi Snake