How to Find Upcoming Birthdays on Facebook

How to Find Upcoming Birthdays on Facebook (2020)

In this post, we’ll see:

Let’s begin.

How to Hide Birthday on Facebook

Let’s see how to hide birthday on Facebook (PC, Android, and iPhone):

PC

Go to your FB profile.

Hit About > Contact and basic info.

Under “Basic info” section, you see “Date of birth.” Hit the “Pencil” icon beside it.

Besides your date of birth, you see the current privacy setting of it. Hit it and you see these options:

  • Public (anyone can see)
  • Friends (only your Facebook friends see)
  • Only me (only you see)

Select the one you prefer. I choose “Only me” since I don’t want anyone to see except me.

Now, hit the current privacy setting of your year of birth and choose the one you prefer. I select “Only me.”

Hit the “Save” button.

Read: How to Hide Friends List on Facebook

Android or iPhone

Go to your profile on the Facebook app.

Tap “See Your About Info.”

Hit “Edit,” beside “Basic Info.”

You see a drop-down list on the right side of “Birthday” and “Birth Year.”

Open the drop-down list on the right side of “Birthday.” You view these options:

  • Public (anyone can see)
  • Friends (only your Facebook friends see)
  • Only me (only you see)

Choose the one you prefer.

Open the drop-down list on the right side of “Birth Year” and pick the one you prefer.

Hit the “Save” button at the bottom.

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How to Find Upcoming Birthdays on Facebook

Let’s see how to find upcoming birthdays on Facebook (PC, Android, and iPhone):

Note: Remember, you only see upcoming birthday of friends who haven’t hidden their birthday.

PC

Sign into your Facebook account.

Hit the “Events” in the left sidebar.

Hit the “Birthdays” in the left sidebar.

That’s it. You see the upcoming birthday of your friends.

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Android

Open the Facebook app.

Hit the “Search” icon at the top. In the search box, type “birthdays.” Hit the “Search” icon on the keyboard.

You see “Birthdays” section. Hit “See All” button within it.

That’s it. You view the upcoming birthday of your friends.

iPhone

Launch Facebook app.

Hit the “Search” icon at the top. Type “birthdays” in the search box. You see “Upcoming Birthdays (Facebook Shortcut).” Hit it.

That’s it. You see the upcoming birthday of your friends.

Read: How to Delete Facebook Search History


How to Change Birthday on Facebook

Let’s see how to change birthday on Facebook (PC, Android, and iPhone):

PC

Go to your Facebook profile. Click on “About.”

Hit “Contact and basic info.”

Under “Basic info” section, you see your date of birth. Hit “Pencil” icon beside it.

Change the date, month, and year as per your liking by opening the corresponding drop-down list.

Select “I confirm that I am (number) years old.”

Hit the “Save” button.

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Android or iPhone

Go to your FB profile on Facebook app. Tap “See Your About Info.”

Beside “Basic Info,” you see “Edit.” Hit it.

You see two drop-down lists (one for the month and another one for date) besides “Birthday” and one (for the year) besides “Birth Year.”

Tap the drop-down you prefer and make the changes as per your liking.

Select “I confirm that I am (number) years old.”

Scroll down until you see “Save” button. Hit it.

Read: How to Delete a Facebook Post


How to Turn Off Birthday Notifications on Facebook

PC

Sign into Facebook. Click this link and it’ll take you to the “Notifications” section.

Hit “Birthdays.”

Disable the switch next to the “Allow notifications on Facebook.”

Android or iPhone

Open Facebook for Android or iPhone.

Tap three horizontal dots at the bottom > Settings & Privacy > Settings.

Hit “Notification Settings.”

Tap “Birthdays.”

Disable the switch next to the “Allow Notifications on Facebook.”

In the confirmation pop-up, tap “Turn Off.”

Read: How to Stop Facebook Email Notifications


How to Change Gender on Facebook

PC

Go to your Facebook profile and then hit the “About.”

Click “Contact and basic info.”

In the “Basic info” section, you see the gender. Hit the “Pencil” icon beside it.

You see a drop-down list. Open it and then choose the gender.

Uncheck “Show on my timeline” if you don’t want to show gender on the timeline.

Hit “Save” button.

Android or iPhone

Go to your FB profile on app.

Tap “See Your About Info.”

Hit the “Edit” beside “Basic Info.”

Under “Gender,” choose the gender.

Note: Tap the icon beside “Gender,” and choose the “Hidden from timeline” option if you don’t want gender shown on the timeline.

Scroll down until you see “Save” button. Hit it.

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