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Yom Hashoah 2008

Mother and daughter light candles to commemorate Yom Hashoah.Mother and daughter light candles to commemorate Yom Hashoah. Photo by: Marc Kogel

Yom Hashoah for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, April 30th ending at sundown on Thursday, May 1st.

Yom Hashoah is observed on the 27th day of Nison according to the Hebrew calendar. The day is a remembrance and commemorates the lives of the Jewish people who died in the Holocaust during World War 2.

More information on Yom Hashoah. (Dates, Customs and History for Yom Hashoah)

Yom Hashoah
Name(s):Yom Hashoah, Yom Hazikaron laShoah ve-laG'vurah, Holocaust Remembrance Day
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:27th of Nison in Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Yom Hashoah 2008?

Thursday, May 1st is the 121 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -5 months, -19 days until the celebration/ observance of Yom Hashoah 2008.

May 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1May Day 2008Observance-3824
May 1National Day of Prayer 2008Observance-3824
May 1Ascension Day 2008Christian-3824
May 2Yom Hashoah 2008Jewish-3823
May 5Cinco de Mayo 2008Observance-3820
May 6National Nurses Day 2008Observance-3819
May 11Pentecost 2008Christian-3814
May 11Mothers' Day 2008Observance-3814
May 12Whit Monday 2008Christian-3813
May 15Peace Officers Memorial Day 2008Observance-3810
May 22National Maritime Day 2008Observance-3803
May 26Memorial Day 2008Federal Holiday-3799
May 22Corpus Christi 2008Christian-3803
May 23Lag BaOmer 2008Jewish-3802

Yom Hashoah by Year

Related Holidays in 2008

Federal Holidays 2008