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Prophet's Birthday in Saudi Arabia

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

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Prophet's Birthday Observances

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

Quick Facts

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

Prophet's Birthday 2015

Saturday, January 3, 2015
Thursday, December 24, 2015

Prophet's Birthday 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

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Fun Holiday on December 24, 2015

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