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New Year's Day in Brazil

New Year’s Day, which is on January 1, marks the start of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it's a public holiday in many countries. Count down to the New Year, no matter where you are.

New Year's Day on January 1 in the Gregorian calendar is celebrated worldwide.
New Year's Day on January 1 in the Gregorian calendar is celebrated worldwide.
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About New Year's Day

Read more about New Year's Day.

New Year's Day Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
FriJan 12010New Year's DayFeriado Nacional
SatJan 12011New Year's DayFeriado Nacional
SunJan 12012New Year's DayFeriado Nacional
TueJan 12013New Year's DayFeriado Nacional
WedJan 12014New Year's DayFeriado Nacional
ThuJan 12015New Year's DayFeriado Nacional
FriJan 12016New Year's DayFeriado Nacional
SunJan 12017New Year's DayFeriado Nacional
MonJan 12018New Year's DayFeriado Nacional
TueJan 12019New Year's DayFeriado Nacional
WedJan 12020New Year's DayFeriado Nacional

Quick Facts

New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.

New Year's Day 2016

Friday, January 1, 2016

New Year's Day 2017

Sunday, January 1, 2017

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List of dates for other years

Fun Holiday on January 1, 2017

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