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Epiphany in Spain

Quick Facts

Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.

Local names

NameLanguage
Epifanía del SeñorSpanish
EpiphanyEnglish
Heilige Drei KönigeGerman

Epiphany 2014

Monday, January 6, 2014

Epiphany 2015

Tuesday, January 6, 2015
List of dates for other years

Many Christians around the world annually celebrate Epiphany on January 6. It is a public holiday in many countries and marks two events in Jesus Christ’s life, according to the Christian Bible. The first event was when the three wise men, or kings, visited infant Jesus. The second event was when St John the Baptist baptized Jesus.

3 Wise men following the star.

The three wise men's (or kings') visit to baby Jesus Christ is remembered on Epiphany.

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About Epiphany

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Epiphany Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday typeWhere it is observed
SatJan 61990EpiphanyNational holiday 
SunJan 61991EpiphanyNational holiday 
MonJan 61992EpiphanyNational holiday 
WedJan 61993EpiphanyNational holiday 
ThuJan 61994EpiphanyNational holiday 
FriJan 61995EpiphanyNational holiday 
SatJan 61996EpiphanyNational holiday 
MonJan 61997EpiphanyNational holiday 
TueJan 61998EpiphanyNational holiday 
WedJan 61999EpiphanyNational holiday 
ThuJan 62000EpiphanyNational holiday 
SatJan 62001EpiphanyNational holiday 
SunJan 62002EpiphanyNational holiday 
MonJan 62003EpiphanyNational holiday 
TueJan 62004EpiphanyNational holiday 
ThuJan 62005EpiphanyNational holiday 
FriJan 62006EpiphanyNational holiday 
SatJan 62007EpiphanyNational holiday 
SunJan 62008EpiphanyNational holiday 
TueJan 62009EpiphanyNational holiday 
WedJan 62010EpiphanyNational holiday 
ThuJan 62011EpiphanyNational holiday 
FriJan 62012EpiphanyNational holiday 
SunJan 62013EpiphanyNational holiday 
MonJan 62014EpiphanyNational holiday 
TueJan 62015EpiphanyNational holiday 
WedJan 62016EpiphanyNational holiday 
FriJan 62017EpiphanyNational holiday 
SatJan 62018EpiphanyNational holiday 
SunJan 62019EpiphanyNational holiday 
MonJan 62020EpiphanyNational holiday 

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