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Good Friday in Switzerland

Quick Facts

Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.

Local names

NameLanguage
KarfreitagGerman
Vendredi SaintFrench
Venerdì SantoItalian
Venderdi SontgRomansh
Good FridayEnglish

Good Friday 2014

Friday, April 18, 2014

Good Friday 2015

Friday, April 3, 2015
List of dates for other years

Many Christians around the world observe Good Friday on the Friday before Easter Sunday. It commemorates Jesus Christ’s Passion, crucifixion and death, which is told in the Christian bible. It is the day after Maundy Thursday.

Good Friday commemorates Jesus' death on the cross.

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Good Friday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday typeWhere it is observed
FriApr 131990Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriMar 291991Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 171992Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 91993Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 11994Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 141995Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 51996Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriMar 281997Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 101998Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 21999Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 212000Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 132001Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriMar 292002Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 182003Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 92004Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriMar 252005Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 142006Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 62007Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriMar 212008Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 102009Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 22010Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 222011Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 62012Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriMar 292013Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 182014Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 32015Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriMar 252016Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 142017Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriMar 302018Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 192019Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS
FriApr 102020Good FridayCommon Local holidaysAll except TI, VS

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