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

Shōwa 8 is year 1933

People born in this year are 86 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
1928Shōwa 391tatsuDragon
1929Shōwa 490miSnake
1930Shōwa 589umaHorse
1931Shōwa 688hitsujiGoat
1932Shōwa 787saruMonkey
1933Shōwa 886toriRooster
1934Shōwa 985inuDog
1935Shōwa 1084iPig
1936Shōwa 1183neRat
1937Shōwa 1282ushiOx