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

Shōwa 63 is year 1988

People born in this year are 34 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
1983 Shōwa 58 39 i Pig
1984 Shōwa 59 38 ne Rat
1985 Shōwa 60 37 ushi Ox
1986 Shōwa 61 36 tora Tiger
1987 Shōwa 62 35 u Rabbit
1988 Shōwa 63 34 tatsu Dragon
1989 Heisei 1 33 mi Snake
1990 Heisei 2 32 uma Horse
1991 Heisei 3 31 hitsuji Goat
1992 Heisei 4 30 saru Monkey