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Christmas in Japan

Quick Facts

Christmas Day is one of the biggest worldwide celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.

Local names

NameLanguage
クリスマスJapanese
ChristmasEnglish
WeihnachtenGerman

Christmas 2014

Thursday, December 25, 2014

Christmas 2015

Friday, December 25, 2015
List of dates for other years

Christmas Day is one of the most festive holidays in many countries around the world. It is a Christian holiday in memory of Jesus Christ’s birth and most people celebrate the day on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.

Many people celebrate Christmas Day with a festive meal.

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About Christmas

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Christmas Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
TueDec 251990ChristmasObservance
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TueDec 252018ChristmasObservance
WedDec 252019ChristmasObservance
FriDec 252020ChristmasObservance

Other holidays in December 2014 in Japan

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