How to force sync Google Calendar in Android

If you use Contacts birthdays and events option from Google Calendar you probably want them to syncronize with your smartphone.

After you edit your contact to add their birthday you would think it should syncronize automatically. It doesn't.

To force the syncronization between Google Calendar and your Android smartphone:
  1. Go to Calendar app.
  2. Press the menu button.
  3. Go to Calendars to display.
  4. Press Calendars to sync.
  5. Deselect all calendars.
  6. Press OK.
  7. Check the calendar. It should be empty of all events.
  8. Go back to Calendars to display.
  9. Press Calendars to sync.
  10. Select your prefered calendars, including Contacts birthdays and events.
  11. Check the calendar.
  12. After a few second it should populate with your newly added birthdays.

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