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Yom Hashoah 2016


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 2016 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Tuesday, May 3rd ending at sundown on Wednesday, May 4th.


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 2016?

Wednesday, May 4th is the 124 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -6 months, -14 days until the celebration/ observance of Yom Hashoah 2016.


May 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Sun May Day 2016 Observance-931
May 4Yom Hashoah 2016Jewish-928
May 5Isra and Mi'raj 2016Muslim-927
May 5 - Thurs Cinco de Mayo 2016 Observance-927
May 5 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2016 Observance-927
May 5 - ThursAscension Day 2016Christian-927
May 6 - FriNational Nurses Day 2016Observance-926
May 8 - Sun Mothers' Day 2016 Observance-924
May 15 - SunPeace Officers Memorial Day 2016Observance-917
May 15 - SunPentecost 2016Christian-917
May 21Laylat al Bara'at 2016Muslim-911
May 21 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2016 Observance-911
May 22 - SunNational Maritime Day 2016Observance-910
May 26Lag BaOmer 2016Jewish-906
May 26Corpus Christi 2016Christian-906
May 30 - Mon Memorial Day 2016Federal Holiday-902

Yom Hashoah by Year

Related Holidays in 2016

Federal Holidays 2016



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