How to Find Birthdays on Facebook

Want to know how to find birthdays on Facebook?

The “friends having birthdays today” has been a popular feature of Facebook for a while. It’s a great way to keep in touch with your friends and also shows them how much you care about them.

If you’re not sure how to find birthdays, let’s look at the simplest way to find them easily!

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How to Find Birthdays on Facebook on PC

How to Find birthdays on Facebook on PC

Facebook rolled out a new design for the web interface in 2020. With this, you can simply find the upcoming birthdays list in a few clicks:

  1. Go to and navigate to the home tab.
  2. Find the “Events” from the left sidebar and click on it.
  3. Select the “Birthdays” option.
  4. View the upcoming birthdays of your friends.

To save time, you can go to directly from your desktop web browser to view a number of upcoming birthdays.

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The first few birthdays show friends who celebrate their birthdays that very day. It has described as “Today’s Birthdays” at top of the page. The second section shows “Recent Birthdays” and the last section will show you “Upcoming Birthdays”.

How to Find Birthdays on Facebook App

With the latest updates on Facebook’s mobile app, you can no longer view your friend’s upcoming birthdays all at once with a specific tab. But, you can check their birthdays by navigating to their individual profile. And, it depends on your friend’s privacy settings.

However, we can still find the list of upcoming birthdays on the Facebook app. Yes, It’s true for both iPhone and Android users!

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To do this,

  1. Open your Facebook app and tap on the “Search icon” at the top of the right corner.
  2. Type and search for “Upcoming birthdays”.
  3. View the summary of a few birthdays and tap “See All” for the detailed birthday list.
  4. View the list of upcoming birthdays.

If this method doesn’t work for you, try directly from your mobile web browser.

If the above method is too much to do, nothing to worry about. Facebook always sends you daily birthday notifications to remind you who celebrate their birthdays.

However, If you’re not getting notifications like that, open your Facebook app and go to Settings > Notifications settings and you can adjust what types of Notifications to get on Facebook.

Wish Your Facebook Friends a Happy Birthday

I hope this article will help you to find what you need. Using the above methods you can easily find all the upcoming birthdays in a few clicks. If you are stuck on a mobile app, then try it using a PC.

In addition, you can try Canva’s free birthday card templates to make someone’s day extra special with a personalized, printable birthday card you can send out or share online.

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Canva is the only tool that you’ll need to design anything online such as birthday cards, social media graphics, Facebook ads, Twitter posts, Pinterest graphics, and more.

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How to Find Birthdays on Facebook

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