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Ascension Day 2020

Christ the Redeemer on a cloudy day Rio de Jeneiro.Christ the Redeemer on a cloudy day Rio de Jeneiro. Photo by: Robert Nyman

Ascension Day for the year 2020 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 21st.

Ascension Day each year is held on a Thursday 39 days after Easter Sunday. This day commemorates Jesus Christs ascension into heaven.

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

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

How many days to Ascension Day 2020?

Thursday, May 21st is the 141 day of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 6 months, 29 days until the celebration/ observance of Ascension Day 2020.

May 2020 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Fri May Day 2020 Observance556
May 5 - Tues Cinco de Mayo 2020 Observance560
May 6 - WedNational Nurses Day 2020Observance561
May 7 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2020 Observance562
May 10 - Sun Mothers' Day 2020 Observance565
May 12 - TuesLag BaOmer 2020Jewish567
May 15 - FriPeace Officers Memorial Day 2020Observance570
May 16 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2020 Observance571
May 20 - WedLaylat al Qadr 2020Muslim575
May 21 - ThursAscension Day 2020Christian576
May 22 - FriNational Maritime Day 2020Observance577
May 24 - SunEid al-Fitr 2020Muslim579
May 25 - Mon Memorial Day 2020Federal Holiday580
May 29 - FriShavuot 2020Jewish584
May 31 - SunPentecost 2020Christian586

Ascension Day by Year

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