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

Shōwa 61 is year 1986

People born in this year are 33 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
1981 Shōwa 56 38 tori Rooster
1982 Shōwa 57 37 inu Dog
1983 Shōwa 58 36 i Pig
1984 Shōwa 59 35 ne Rat
1985 Shōwa 60 34 ushi Ox
1986 Shōwa 61 33 tora Tiger
1987 Shōwa 62 32 u Rabbit
1988 Shōwa 63 31 tatsu Dragon
1989 Heisei 1 30 mi Snake
1990 Heisei 2 29 uma Horse