How to Find Birthdays on Facebook

Find Birthdays on Facebook

Facebook is the most widely used app on social media. This app highlights every detail of what is going on in the whole world. This app is used by more than half of the population to keep in touch with the world, friends, and family. Well, birthdays are the events which most people love to celebrate and greet. This is considered the most special day in everyone’s mind and how to make this day more memorable is the main issue. 

However, the Facebook app regarding birthday wishes is a bit serious. If you forget your friend or sibling’s birthdays then, don’t get worried. This app helps you to keep track of your friend’s birthday (via your FB profile) but you need to get it organized. The users of Facebook leave their birthdays visible to their friends and family. This lets people know the date and when the day comes, they give good wishes to that person.

How to View Birthday Notifications on Facebook

If you are a friend of anyone on Facebook and he has not hidden his birthday on his profile. Then, you will receive a notification of his birthday unless your settings are not disabled. 

On PC or Mac

The following are the simple steps to view the FB notifications (on PC or Mac):

  1. Open the Facebook app and sign in 
  2. Select the bell icon placed on the top right side, however, this will alert you that when your friend has his birthday

On Android, iPhone, or iPad Devices

Follow the simple steps to view notifications (on iOS, Android, or iPad) given below:

  1. Open the Facebook app and sign in
  2. Select the bell icon placed at the top right side, however, this will let you know when your friend is having a birthday.

How to View Upcoming Birthdays on Facebook

Facebook will let you know when your friend’s birthday is held. If this does not work then, check out the birthday calendar which will show you when your friend’s birthday is going to take place. 

On PC or Mac

Follow the simple steps given below:

  1. Open the Facebook app and sign in
  2. Select the Event option in the list placed on the left side
  3. Now, select birthdays from the event menu
  4. Select the friends icon on the top right side and select the Birthdays option, however, this will show you your all friends’ birthdays song with the months. 

Moreover, if one of your friends has his birthday today then, you can write a message on his timeline directly in the Birthdays menu by greeting him with good wishes. Now, select Enter button.            

On Android, iPhone, or iPad Devices

Follow the simple steps given below:

  1. Open the Facebook app and sign in
  2. Select the menu icon placed at the top right and then, select the search icon
  3. Type birthday on it and select it. However, there appears a list of your all friends’ birthdays mentioned with date and month.

Moreover, if one of your friend’s birthday today then, you can greet him with the best wishes on his timeline and then, select the post option.

How to Find Birthdays on Facebook Profiles

If your friend has a birthday then, now it is easy to know that by simply visiting his profile at any time. If data is visible then, you can easily check that out. Well, this might include or not the birth year depending on its privacy settings.

On PC or Mac

  1. Open the Facebook app and sign in 
  2. Use the search bar to search out your friend by typing his name on it

On Android, iPhone, or iPad Devices

  1. Tap the Menu icon on the top right corner.
  2. There you’ll see a search icon, tap on that.
  3. Now search for the person whose birthday you want to see.
  4. Tap on their name and that’ll take you to their profile.
  5. Scroll down to the See Info button and tap on it.
  6. In the basic info panel, you’ll see the birthday, only if the person has made it visible.

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How to change your birthday on Facebook

This is easy, you can do it from your PC or your phone. But doing it from a PC is convenient, so we’ll try to go through the PC method first. But there are certain things, you need to keep in mind before you change your birthday.

  • You can only change your birthday every two weeks.
  • You can change your birthday only 3 times overall. After that, you’ll have to contact customer support and there is a rare chance they’ll let you.

Steps for PC/Desktop

  1. Open Facebook and click on your Profile icon.
  2. Select About > Contact and basic info.
  3. Scroll down and you’ll see your birthday.
  4. Click on the Edit button and change it however you want.

Steps of Mobile App:

  1. Open the mobile app and navigate to your profile.
  2. Tap on Edit profile
  3. Scroll down and tap on Edit your About info.
  4. Once again, scroll down and in Basic info, you’ll find your birthday.
  5. Tap on edit and change it to whatever you want.

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Using Facebook Effectively

Facebook is an open platform for everyone, and people sometimes use it for bad reasons. If you forget your friend’s birthday and you are using Facebook to know about it that is fine, but you want to assault them on their birthday, that is wrong. Since you can also change your own birthday, you better keep it real if you haven’t already.

Unless you don’t want to see nosy Facebook notifications on your birthday, then you can hide it for good. Well, that is all we have for you today, do let us know whose birthday you find using our methods above. Also, why did you choose to change your birthday if you ever did?

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