Season 1, Episode 4
Ep4: A Birthday One Day Late
Japanese 一日遅れの誕生日
Rōmanji Ichinichi Okure no Tanjyōbi
Animation Director
Episode 4
Air Date December 4, 2004
Opening Kokoroe
Ending Step
Adapted from 012, 013, 014
Story Arc Kindergarten Arc
Episode Guide
Previous Ep3: I Hate You, Daddy!
Next Ep5: The Man from the Majors
Nihongo|A Birthday One Day Late is the fourth episode of the MAJOR anime, and 4th episode of the 1st season It was aired on December 4, 2004.

List of Characters


Shigeharu is promoted to a regular. Momoko starts dating him, but is forced to stop because of her job. The Tokyo Warriors announces their contract with Joe Gibson.

Manga and Anime Differences

In the manga Momoko doesnt go to the Zoo with Goro and Shigeharu, they only encounter her there, also this Zoo scene occurs after Momoko is obligated to stop seeing Goro because of her job in the manga, but in the anime, it occurs much soonly.


MAJOR Episodes + Media
Season 1 Episode 1Episode 26
Season 2 Episode 27Episode 40
Season 3 Episode 53
Season 4 Episode 79
Season 5 Episode 105
Season 6 Episode 130Episode 154
Movie + OVA MAJOR: The Winning Shot of FriendshipMessage OVAWorld Series: Moment to the Dream