Lincoln's Birthday for the year 2026 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, February 12th.
Lincoln's Birthday is celebrated on February 12th every year in celebration and commemoration of the birthday of one of the most popular, well liked presidents in the United States. As president he abolished slavery and preserved the Union from falling apart during the American Civil War. Other popular Presidents that have their birthday celebrated are the first president of the United States George Washington and the principle architect and writer behind the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson.
Not all States Celebrate
Missouri, California, Illinois, Indiana, Connecticut, and New York states all celebrate Lincolns Birthday together with the celebration of other United States presidents on Presidents Day only and do not have a separate day for Lincoln’s Birthday.
Days to Lincolns Birthday 2026
Thursday, February 12th is day number 43 of the 2026 calendar year with 4 years, 2 months, 9 days until Lincoln's Birthday 2026.
|When:||February 12th annually|
Dates for Lincolns Birthday
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|Lincolns Birthday 2020||Wednesday, February 12, 2020||-660|
|Lincolns Birthday 2021||Friday, February 12, 2021||-294|
|Lincolns Birthday 2022||Saturday, February 12, 2022||71|
|Lincolns Birthday 2023||Sunday, February 12, 2023||436|
|Lincolns Birthday 2024||Monday, February 12, 2024||801|
|Lincolns Birthday 2025||Wednesday, February 12, 2025||1167|