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

Taisho 5 is year 1916

People born in this year are 103 years old.

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Taisho (大正) was the era before Shōwa (昭和). It started on July 30th, 1912, following the death of the Meiji Emperor. 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
1911 Meiji 44 108 i Pig
1912 Taisho 1 107 ne Rat
1913 Taisho 2 106 ushi Ox
1914 Taisho 3 105 tora Tiger
1915 Taisho 4 104 u Rabbit
1916 Taisho 5 103 tatsu Dragon
1917 Taisho 6 102 mi Snake
1918 Taisho 7 101 uma Horse
1919 Taisho 8 100 hitsuji Goat
1920 Taisho 9 99 saru Monkey