When is Easter 2016?

Easter 2016 started on Sunday 27th Mar, 2016 (27/03/2016) 2496 days ago

What is Easter?


Easter is one of the most important holidays of the Christian Year, which is also considered as a religious holiday. It is also known as the "Day of Resurrection", "Pascha" or "Sunday of the Resurrection". This holiday honors and commemorates the resurrection of the Prophet Jesus. Christians firmly believe that the resurrection happened on the third day after his crucifixion.

Today, different families celebrate this day as a non-religious holiday.

Dates for Easter from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Easter is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Easter 2024SundayMar 31st in 429 days
Easter 2023SundayApr 9th in 72 days
Easter 2022SundayApr 17th 284 days ago
Easter 2021SundayApr 4th 662 days ago
Easter 2020SundayApr 12th 1019 days ago
Easter 2019SundayApr 21st 1376 days ago
Easter 2018SundayApr 1st 1761 days ago
Easter 2017SundayApr 16th 2111 days ago
Easter 2016SundayMar 27th 2496 days ago
Easter 2015SundayApr 5th 2853 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateMar 27, 2016
When? Ended 2496 days ago
Duration1 Day
Type Christian Holidays

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