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How to Remove Birthdays from Google Calendar (2024 Update)

In this article, we will show you how to remove birthdays from Google Calendar. We will also cover how to delete birthdays from Google Calendar. Simply follow the process below.

How to Remove Birthdays from Google Calendar

Follow the steps below to remove birthdays from Google Calendar.

1. Find 'My Calendars' in the Left Panel

On the Google Calendar screen, direct your attention to the left panel. This area lists all your calendars under 'My calendars' or 'Other calendars'.

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2. Locate and Select 'Birthdays' Calendar

Scroll through the list until you find a calendar named 'Birthdays'. It's typically grouped with personal calendars.

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3. Uncheck to Hide Birthdays

Next to the 'Birthdays' calendar, there's a checkbox or a colored square. Click on this to uncheck it. This action will hide all birthdays from your main calendar view.

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4. Verify Birthdays Are Hidden

In your main calendar view, confirm that the birthday reminders are no longer visible. If you still see birthdays, double-check that the 'Birthdays' box in the left panel is unchecked.

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How to Delete Birthdays from Google Calendar

Follow the steps below to delete individual birthdays from Google Calendar.

1. Switch to 'Day' or 'Week' View in Google Calendar

Change to the 'Day' or 'Week' view for easier identification of birthdays. Use the tabs at the top of your calendar to switch views.

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2. Locate the Specific Birthday Event

Scroll through the calendar to find the birthday event you wish to delete. These events are typically marked with the person's name and a birthday icon.

3. Open Details of the Birthday Event

Click on the birthday event to view more details in a new window.

4. Choose 'Delete' or 'Remove'

In the event detail window, find and click the 'Delete' or 'Remove' option. It's usually located at the top or in a dropdown menu.

5. Confirm the Event Deletion

Once you click 'Delete' or 'Remove', the event is deleted immediately. A confirmation message 'Event deleted' will display.

6. Verify the Event's Removal from Calendar

Return to your calendar to make sure the birthday event has been removed.

7. Repeat Process for Additional Birthdays

If you need to delete other birthday events, follow the same steps for each one.

We hope that you now have a better understanding of how to remove birthdays from Google Calendar as well as how to delete birthdays from Google Calendar. If you enjoyed this article, you might also like our article on how to add birthdays on Google Calendar or our article on how to add someone to your Google Calendar.

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