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Ascension Day 2016

Christ the Redeemer on a cloudy day Rio de Jeneiro.Christ the Redeemer on a cloudy day Rio de Jeneiro.

Ascension Day for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 5th.

Thursday, May 5th is the 125 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -9 months, -13 days until Ascension Day 2016.

More information on Ascension Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Ascension Day
Name(s):Ascension Day, Ascension Thursday, Holy Thursday, Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Thursday 39 days after Easter Sunday

May 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Sun May Day 2016 Observance-1023
May 4Yom Hashoah 2016Jewish-1020
May 5Isra and Mi'raj 2016Muslim-1019
May 5 - Thurs Cinco de Mayo 2016 Observance-1019
May 5 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2016 Observance-1019
May 5 - ThursAscension Day 2016Christian-1019
May 6 - FriNational Nurses Day 2016Observance-1018
May 8 - Sun Mothers' Day 2016 Observance-1016
May 15 - SunPeace Officers Memorial Day 2016Observance-1009
May 15 - SunPentecost 2016Christian-1009
May 21Laylat al Bara'at 2016Muslim-1003
May 21 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2016 Observance-1003
May 22 - SunNational Maritime Day 2016Observance-1002
May 26Lag BaOmer 2016Jewish-998
May 26Corpus Christi 2016Christian-998
May 30 - Mon Memorial Day 2016Federal Holiday-994

Ascension Day by Year