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Prophet Mohamed's birthday in Egypt

Sunni Muslims observe the Prophet Muhammed's (also known as Mohammed or Muhammad) birthday on the 12th day of the Islamic month of Rabi' al-awwal, while Shi'a Muslims mark it on the 17th of this month. Muhammed is believed to be the last prophet.

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The Prophet Muhammed was born in Mecca, a city in Saudi Arabia that is revered as holy by Muslims.
The Prophet Muhammed was born in Mecca, a city in Saudi Arabia that is revered as holy by Muslims.
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Prophet Mohamed's birthday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
FriFeb 262010Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday
WedFeb 162011Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday
SunFeb 52012Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday
ThuJan 242013Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday
MonJan 132014Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday
WedDec 232015Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday
MonDec 122016Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday
FriDec 12017Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday
WedNov 212018Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday
SunNov 102019Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday
ThuOct 292020Prophet Mohamed's birthdayNational holiday

Quick Facts

Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.

Prophet Mohamed's birthday 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Prophet Mohamed's birthday 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017

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