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Id el Maulud in Nigeria

Quick Facts

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

Local names

NameLanguage
Id el MauludEnglish
Id el Maulud (Geburtstag des Propheten)German

Alternative name

Birthday of the Prophet Muhammed

Id el Maulud 2014

Monday, January 13, 2014

Id el Maulud 2015

Saturday, January 3, 2015
Thursday, December 24, 2015
List of dates for other years

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.

Prophet's Birthday

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

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Id el Maulud Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
TueOct 21990Id el MauludPublic Holiday
SatSep 211991Id el MauludPublic Holiday
ThuSep 101992Id el MauludPublic Holiday
MonAug 301993Id el MauludPublic Holiday
FriAug 191994Id el MauludPublic Holiday
WedAug 91995Id el MauludPublic Holiday
SunJul 281996Id el MauludPublic Holiday
FriJul 181997Id el MauludPublic Holiday
TueJul 71998Id el MauludPublic Holiday
SatJun 261999Id el MauludPublic Holiday
ThuJun 152000Id el MauludPublic Holiday
MonJun 42001Id el MauludPublic Holiday
FriMay 242002Id el MauludPublic Holiday
WedMay 142003Id el MauludPublic Holiday
SunMay 22004Id el MauludPublic Holiday
ThuApr 212005Id el MauludPublic Holiday
TueApr 112006Id el MauludPublic Holiday
SatMar 312007Id el MauludPublic Holiday
ThuMar 202008Id el MauludPublic Holiday
MonMar 92009Id el MauludPublic Holiday
FriFeb 262010Id el MauludPublic Holiday
WedFeb 162011Id el MauludPublic Holiday
SunFeb 52012Id el MauludPublic Holiday
ThuJan 242013Id el MauludPublic Holiday
MonJan 132014Id el MauludPublic Holiday
SatJan 32015Id el MauludPublic Holiday
ThuDec 242015Id el MauludPublic Holiday
MonDec 122016Id el MauludPublic Holiday
FriDec 12017Id el MauludPublic Holiday
WedNov 212018Id el MauludPublic Holiday
SunNov 102019Id el MauludPublic Holiday
ThuOct 292020Id el MauludPublic Holiday

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