When is Yom HaShoah 2024?

Yom HaShoah 2024 will begin in the evening of Saturday 4th May, 2024 (04/05/2024) and ends in the nightfall of Sunday 5th May, 2024 (05/05/2024).

What is Yom HaShoah?

Yom HaShoah

Israelis have a national memorial and remembrance day called Yom HaShoah, which commemorates the millions of Jews who met their untimely death on the hands of Nazi Germany led by Adolf Hitler during the genocide of the Holocaust in World War II. The commemoration was first instigated in 1951. Eight years later, in 1959, the Knesset enacted legislation which officially recognized the observance of Yom HaShoah. The day usually falls on the 27th of Nisan – in the period between April and May on the Gregorian calendar. However, the date is sometimes shifted by a day if it coincided with the Jewish Sabbath.

Dates for Yom HaShoah from 2015 to 2030

The next occurrence of Yom HaShoah is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Yom HaShoah 2030TuesdayApr 30th in 2247 days
Yom HaShoah 2029ThursdayApr 12th in 1864 days
Yom HaShoah 2028MondayApr 24th in 1511 days
Yom HaShoah 2027TuesdayMay 4th in 1155 days
Yom HaShoah 2026TuesdayApr 14th in 770 days
Yom HaShoah 2025ThursdayApr 24th in 415 days
Yom HaShoah 2024SundayMay 5th in 61 days
Yom HaShoah 2023TuesdayApr 18th 321 days ago
Yom HaShoah 2022ThursdayApr 28th 676 days ago
Yom HaShoah 2021FridayApr 9th 1060 days ago
Yom HaShoah 2020TuesdayApr 21st 1413 days ago
Yom HaShoah 2019ThursdayMay 2nd 1768 days ago
Yom HaShoah 2018ThursdayApr 12th 2153 days ago
Yom HaShoah 2017MondayApr 24th 2506 days ago
Yom HaShoah 2016ThursdayMay 5th 2860 days ago
Yom HaShoah 2015ThursdayApr 16th 3245 days ago
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Quick Facts

BeginSunset: May 4, 2024
End DateNightfall: May 5, 2024
When? Starts in 61 days
Duration1 Day
Type Jewish Holidays

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