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Ascension Day 2021

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 2021 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 13th.

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 2021?

Thursday, May 13th is the 132 day of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 5 months, 26 days until the celebration/ observance of Ascension Day 2021.

May 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - SatMay Day 2021Observance896
May 2 - SunOrthodox Easter 2021Orthodox897
May 5 - WedCinco de Mayo 2021Observance900
May 6 - ThursNational Nurses Day 2021Observance901
May 6 - ThursNational Day of Prayer 2021Observance901
May 9 - SunLaylat al Qadr 2021Muslim904
May 9 - SunMothers' Day 2021Observance904
May 13- ThursEid al-Fitr 2021Muslim908
May 13 - ThursAscension Day 2021Christian908
May 15 - SatPeace Officers Memorial Day 2021Observance910
May 15 - SatArmed Forces Day 2021Observance910
May 17 - MonShavuot 2021Jewish912
May 22 - SatNational Maritime Day 2021Observance917
May 23 - SunPentecost 2021Christian918
May 24 - MonWhit Monday 2021Christian919
May 31 - MonMemorial Day 2021Federal Holiday926

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