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Sunni Muslims observe the Prophet Muhammed's (also known as Mohammed or Muhammad) birthday on the 12th day of the Islamic month of Rabi' al-awwal, while Shi'a Muslims mark it on the 17th of this month. Muhammed is believed to be the last prophet.

Is The Prophet's Birthday a Public Holiday?

The Prophet's Birthday is not a public holiday. Businesses have normal opening hours.

The Prophet Muhammed was born in Mecca, a city in Saudi Arabia that is revered as holy by Muslims.

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The Prophet's Birthday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatJan 3The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2015ThuDec 24The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2016MonDec 12The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2017FriDec 1The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2018WedNov 21The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2019SunNov 10The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2020ThuOct 29The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2021TueOct 19The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2022SatOct 8The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2023WedSep 27The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2024MonSep 16The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday
2025FriSep 5The Prophet's BirthdayOptional Holiday

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