Martyrdom of Imam Ali is a national holiday in Iran. In the table below, you will find when Martyrdom of Imam Ali is official marked and celebrated in Iran over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Tuesday August 31 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2011
Sunday August 21 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2012
Friday August 10 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2013
Tuesday July 30 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2014
Saturday July 19 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2015
Wednesday July 8 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2016
Monday June 27 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2017
Friday June 16 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2018
Wednesday June 6 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2019
Sunday May 26 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2020
Thursday May 14 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2021
Tuesday May 4 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2022
Saturday April 23 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2023
Wednesday April 12 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2024
Sunday March 31 Martyrdom of Imam Ali
2025
Friday March 21 Martyrdom of Imam Ali

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