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Ascension Day in Switzerland

Quick Facts

Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.

Local names

NameLanguage
AuffahrtGerman
AscensionFrench
AscensioneItalian
AscensiunRomansh
Ascension DayEnglish

Ascension Day 2014

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Ascension Day 2015

Thursday, May 14, 2015
List of dates for other years

Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It occurs 39 days after Easter Sunday. It is a Christian holiday that commemorates Jesus Christ's ascension into heaven according to Christian belief.

Ascension Day

Ascension Day marks the 40th day after Jesus Christ's resurrection according to Christian belief.

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About Ascension Day

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Ascension Day Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday typeWhere it is observed
ThuMay 241990Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 91991Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 281992Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 201993Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 121994Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 251995Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 161996Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 81997Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 211998Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 131999Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuJun 12000Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 242001Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 92002Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 292003Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 202004Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 52005Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 252006Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 172007Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 12008Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 212009Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 132010Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuJun 22011Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 172012Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 92013Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 292014Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 142015Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 52016Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 252017Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 102018Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 302019Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuMay 212020Ascension DayCommon Local holidaysAll

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