How to Find Upcoming Birthdays on Facebook

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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.

Click About > Contact and basic info.

Under the “Basic info” section, you will see “Date of birth.” Click on the “Pencil” icon next to it.

In addition to your date of birth, you will also see your current privacy settings. Click on it and you will see these options:

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

Select the one you prefer. I choose “Only me” because I don’t want anyone but myself to see.

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

Click on the “Save” button.

Read here: How to Hide Friends List on Facebook

Android or iPhone

Go to your profile in the Facebook app.

Tap “See Your About Info.”

Click “Edit” next to “Basic Info.”

On the right side of “Birthday” and “Birth Year” you will see the drop-down list.

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

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

Choose the one you prefer.

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

Click on the “Save” button at the bottom.

Read here: How to View Your Facebook Profile as Someone Else

How to Find Upcoming Birthdays on Facebook

See how to find upcoming birthdays on Facebook (PC, Android, and iPhone):

Note: Remember that you only see the upcoming birthday of friends who have not hidden their birthday.

PC

Log in to your Facebook account.

Click on the “Events” in the left sidebar.

Hit “Birthdays” on the left sidebar.

That’s it. You’ll see your friends upcoming birthday.

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Android

Open the Facebook app.

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

You will see the “Birthdays” section. Click the “See All” button within it.

That’s it. You can check out the upcoming birthday of your friends.

iPhone

Launch the Facebook app.

Click on the “Search” icon at the top. Enter “birthdays” in the search box. You will find “Upcoming Birthdays (Facebook Shortcut).” Click on it.

That’s it. You’ll see your friends upcoming birthday.

Read: How to Clear Facebook Search History

How to Change Birthday on Facebook

See how to change birthday on Facebook (PC, Android, and iPhone):

PC

Go to your Facebook profile and click “About.”

Click on “Contact and basic info.”

Under “Basic info” section, you can see your date of birth. Click on the “pencil” icon next to it.

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

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

Click on the “Save” button.

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Android or iPhone

Go to your FB profile in the Facebook app and tap “See Your About Info.”

Next to “Basic Info,” you will see “Edit.” Hit it.

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

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

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

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

Read: How to Delete a Facebook Post

How to Turn Off Birthday Notifications on Facebook

PC

Log on to Facebook. Click on this link and you will be taken to the “Notifications” section.

Hit “Birthdays.”

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

Android or iPhone

Open Facebook for Android or iPhone.

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

Click “Notification Settings.”

Tap “Birthdays.”

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

In the confirmation popup, tap “Turn Off.”

Read: How to Stop Facebook Email Notifications

How to Change Gender on Facebook

PC

Go to your Facebook profile and then click “About.”

Click on “Contact and basic info.”

In the “Basic info” section, you can see the gender. Click on the “pencil” icon next to it.

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

Uncheck “Show on my timeline” if you do not want to display gender on the timeline.

Click on the “Save” button.

Android or iPhone

Go to your FB profile in the app.

Tap “See Your About Info.”

Click “Edit” next to “Basic Info.”

Under “Gender,” select the gender.

Note: Tap the icon adjacent to “Gender” and select “Hidden from timeline” if you don’t want to display gender on the timeline.

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

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