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Delete / remove birthday calendar? (or at least stop reminders?)

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Sep 27, 2012 12:05 PM

I think I must be missing something very obvious, but how do I delete or remove the birthday calendar that is built in to iOS?  I already stopped it from showing when I go into the Calendar app in iOS (Calendars -> uncheck Birthdays).  But the notifications still show up from that calendar even though that calendar isn't showing.  And there isn't a way (that I've been able to find) to delete the calendar. 

 

And before anyone asks, yes, there are some birthdays that I want to keep in the contact's details but not necessarily get reminders on.

 

If there is no way to remove the birthday calendar, which seems completely inane, since I don't know why we wouldn't be given the option of removing that, can we at least stop reminders from that calendar?

iMac, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2)

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