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Norooz (Persian New Year) in Iran

Norooz (Persian New Year) Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2011–2018.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2011MonMar 21Norooz (Persian New Year)National holiday
2012TueMar 20Norooz (Persian New Year)National holiday
2013ThuMar 21Norooz (Persian New Year)National holiday
2014FriMar 21Norooz (Persian New Year)National holiday
2015SatMar 21Norooz (Persian New Year)National holiday
2016SunMar 20Norooz (Persian New Year)National holiday
2017TueMar 21Norooz (Persian New Year)National holiday
2018WedMar 21Norooz (Persian New Year)National holiday

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