Delete event

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Removes the specified event from the containing calendar.

If the event is a meeting, deleting the event on the organizer's calendar sends a cancellation message to the meeting attendees.

This API is available in the following national cloud deployments.

Global service US Government L4 US Government L5 (DOD) China operated by 21Vianet


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) Calendars.ReadWrite
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Calendars.ReadWrite
Application Calendars.ReadWrite

HTTP request

DELETE /me/events/{id}
DELETE /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/events/{id}
DELETE /groups/{id}/events/{id}

DELETE /me/calendar/events/{id}
DELETE /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendar/events/{id}
DELETE /groups/{id}/calendar/events/{id}/

DELETE /me/calendars/{id}/events/{id}
DELETE /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendars/{id}/events/{id}

DELETE /me/calendarGroups/{id}/calendars/{id}/events/{id}
DELETE /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendarGroups/{id}/calendars/{id}/events/{id}

Request headers

Name Type Description
Authorization string Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Don't supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns 204 No Content response code. It doesn't return anything in the response body.



The following example shows a request.


The following example shows the response.

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content