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New Year in Madagascar

New Year’s Day, which is on January 1, marks the start of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it's a public holiday in many countries. Count down to the New Year, no matter where you are.

New Year's Day on January 1 in the Gregorian calendar is celebrated worldwide.
New Year's Day on January 1 in the Gregorian calendar is celebrated worldwide.
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About New Year

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New Year Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
FriJan 12010New YearPublic Holiday
SatJan 12011New YearPublic Holiday
SunJan 12012New YearPublic Holiday
TueJan 12013New YearPublic Holiday
WedJan 12014New YearPublic Holiday
ThuJan 12015New YearPublic Holiday
FriJan 12016New YearPublic Holiday
SunJan 12017New YearPublic Holiday
MonJan 12018New YearPublic Holiday
TueJan 12019New YearPublic Holiday
WedJan 12020New YearPublic Holiday

Quick Facts

New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.

New Year 2018

Monday, January 1, 2018

New Year 2019

Tuesday, January 1, 2019


List of dates for other years

Fun Holiday on January 1, 2019

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