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bank and public holidays of the world - 1970-2070

Full calendar of public and bank holidays of the world (and banks closures), from 1970 until 2070






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Loyalty Day*Tuesday May 1, 2018Culture 
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Labour Day*Tuesday May 1, 2018Culture 
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Lei Day*Tuesday May 1, 2018Culture 
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Maj-kat*Tuesday May 1, 2018Culture 
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San SegundoWednesday May 2, 2018Culture 
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Independence Day*Friday May 4, 2018Culture 
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Cinco de Mayo**Saturday May 5, 2018Culture 
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Cinco de Mayo**Saturday May 5, 2018Culture 
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Cinco de Mayo**Saturday May 5, 2018Culture 
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Cinco de Mayo**Saturday May 5, 2018Culture 
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Cinco de Mayo**Saturday May 5, 2018Culture 
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Cinco de Mayo**Saturday May 5, 2018Culture 
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Memorial Day*Saturday May 5, 2018Culture 
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Orthodox St. George's DaySunday May 6, 2018Culture 
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Victory Day*Monday May 7, 2018Culture 
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Heroes DayTuesday May 8, 2018Culture 
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Parents Day*Tuesday May 8, 2018Culture 
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Victory Day 1945Tuesday May 8, 2018Culture 
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National day against torture*Tuesday May 8, 2018Culture 
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Victory Day*Wednesday May 9, 2018Culture 
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St Françis Xavier**Thursday May 10, 2018Culture 
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Flower Day*Thursday May 10, 2018Culture 
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St Isidore (Albacete only)*Tuesday May 15, 2018Culture 
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Family Day*Tuesday May 15, 2018Culture 
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Teachers' DayTuesday May 15, 2018Culture 
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Day of Mourning*Tuesday May 15, 2018Culture 
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Shri Shankaracharya*Tuesday May 15, 2018Culture 
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Mass Graves Day*Wednesday May 16, 2018Culture 
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Womens' Day**Wednesday May 16, 2018Culture 
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Omar Khayyam Day*Thursday May 17, 2018Culture 
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International Museum Day**Friday May 18, 2018Culture 
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President's Day*Saturday May 19, 2018Culture 
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National Day of the VlachsWednesday May 23, 2018Culture 
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National Day of the VlachsWednesday May 23, 2018Culture 
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National Day of the VlachsWednesday May 23, 2018Culture 
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National Day of the VlachsWednesday May 23, 2018Culture 
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National Day of the VlachsWednesday May 23, 2018Culture 
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National Day of the VlachsWednesday May 23, 2018Culture 
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National Day of the VlachsWednesday May 23, 2018Culture 
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National Day of the VlachsWednesday May 23, 2018Culture 
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National Day of the VlachsWednesday May 23, 2018Culture 
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Abolition of Slavery*Wednesday May 23, 2018Culture 
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Teacher DayThursday May 24, 2018Culture 
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Kazi Nazrul Islam day*Thursday May 24, 2018Culture 
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National Day of Healing*Saturday May 26, 2018Culture 
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Border Guard Day*Monday May 28, 2018Culture 
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Anniversary of the Death of President Ali Soilih (click)**Tuesday May 29, 2018Culture 
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Fall of Constantinople*Tuesday May 29, 2018Culture 
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Loyalty Day -
Friday May 1, 2020

Culture : Reaffirmation of loyalty to the USA; recognition of the freedom heritage. Parades and ceremonies across the United States.


Labour Day -
Friday May 1, 2020

Culture : This is not a public holiday


Lei Day -
Friday May 1, 2020

Culture : This Festival of the Lei was first held on May 1, 1928, when a pair of local artists in Honolulu encouraged everyone to wear a lei. Festivities were held downtown with hula, music, lei making demonstrations, and exhibits and contests


Maj-kat -
Friday May 1, 2020

Culture : End of April Fools' Day month. Cat is mentioned because cats born in May are supposed to be bad omen. Jokes are performed all over the country.


San Segundo -
Saturday May 2, 2020

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Independence Day -
Monday May 4, 2020

Culture : On this day in 1776, Rhode Island, the colony founded by the most radical religious dissenters from the Puritans of Massachusetts Bay Colony, became the first North American colony to renounce its allegiance to King George III. Rhode Island would be the last state to ratify the new American Constitution more than 14 years later on May 29, 1790.


Cinco de Mayo -
Tuesday May 5, 2020

Culture : Defeating the Napoleon III cavalry, Texan general Zaragosa started a military cooperation with Mexico, leading to the supremacy of an army that would win, 14 months later, the battle of Gettysburg, ending the American Civil War. a public holiday in the state of Puebla Battle of Puebla against the French Celebrated by the Mexican communities


Cinco de Mayo -
Tuesday May 5, 2020

Culture : Defeating the Napoleon III cavalry, Texan general Zaragosa started a military cooperation with Mexico, leading to the supremacy of an army that would win, 14 months later, the battle of Gettysburg, ending the American Civil War. a public holiday in the state of Puebla Battle of Puebla against the French Celebrated by the Mexican communities


Cinco de Mayo -
Tuesday May 5, 2020

Culture : Defeating the Napoleon III cavalry, Texan general Zaragosa started a military cooperation with Mexico, leading to the supremacy of an army that would win, 14 months later, the battle of Gettysburg, ending the American Civil War. a public holiday in the state of Puebla Battle of Puebla against the French Celebrated by the Mexican communities


Cinco de Mayo -
Tuesday May 5, 2020

Culture : Defeating the Napoleon III cavalry, Texan general Zaragosa started a military cooperation with Mexico, leading to the supremacy of an army that would win, 14 months later, the battle of Gettysburg, ending the American Civil War. a public holiday in the state of Puebla Battle of Puebla against the French Celebrated by the Mexican communities


Cinco de Mayo -
Tuesday May 5, 2020

Culture : Defeating the Napoleon III cavalry, Texan general Zaragosa started a military cooperation with Mexico, leading to the supremacy of an army that would win, 14 months later, the battle of Gettysburg, ending the American Civil War. a public holiday in the state of Puebla Battle of Puebla against the French Celebrated by the Mexican communities


Cinco de Mayo -
Tuesday May 5, 2020

Culture : Defeating the Napoleon III cavalry, Texan general Zaragosa started a military cooperation with Mexico, leading to the supremacy of an army that would win, 14 months later, the battle of Gettysburg, ending the American Civil War. a public holiday in the state of Puebla Battle of Puebla against the French Celebrated by the Mexican communities


Memorial Day -
Tuesday May 5, 2020

Culture : Holocaust Memorial Day is dedicated to the lessons of the past and provides an important opportunity to face any manifestations of hatred


Orthodox St. George's Day -
Wednesday May 6, 2020

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Victory Day -
Thursday May 7, 2020

Culture : Dien Bien Phu Victory Day


Heroes Day -
Friday May 8, 2020

Culture :


Parents Day -
Friday May 8, 2020

Culture : Sons and daughters show their love and respect for their parents on this day. Parents’ Day is not a national holiday. Banks and shops are open for business.


Victory Day 1945 -
Friday May 8, 2020

Culture :


National day against torture -
Friday May 8, 2020

Culture : To consolidate the protection of freedoms and human rights in Tunisia as a guarantee for completing the democratic process on a solid basis.


Victory Day -
Saturday May 9, 2020

Culture : WW2 celebration


St Françis Xavier -
Sunday May 10, 2020

Culture : Salvador only


Flower Day -
Sunday May 10, 2020

Culture : A holiday was first introduced by Hajibala Abutalibov, the mayor of Baku, in 2003, when Heydar Aliyev was hospitalized in Cleveland, U.S., with no realistic hopes for recovery. The Baku mayor declared May 10, Heydar Aliyev's birthday, the Flower Holiday to celebrate the president's birthday while thinly veiling it as a neutral holiday.


St Isidore (Albacete only) -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture : Isidore (c.560-636) the Husbandman (or Farmer) is the patron saint of farmers, and Madrid. When a young boy, he became discouraged with his studies and ran away from school, but he came across a steadily dripping stream of water that had worn a deep hallow in a rock, and this He succeeded his brother as the bishop of Seville, but is better known for his writings. inspired him to return to his studies. His brothers Leander, Fulgentius, and Florentian are also saints. Observed in Spain as Feast of Saint Isadore. Also celebrated in Mexican towns whose patron saint is San Isidro. (shagtown.com)


Family Day -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture : From 2008 onwards


Teachers' Day -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture :


Day of Mourning -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture : Annual Remembering the Nakba. In Arabic, the word “Nakba” means catastrophe. This term is used to refer to the Israeli occupation and the displacement of the Palestinian people. Between the years of 1947 and 1948, over 750,000 Palestinians were forced to move from their homes and 531 villages were destroyed.


Shri Shankaracharya -
Friday May 15, 2020

Culture : Shri Shankaracharya jayanti


Mass Graves Day -
Saturday May 16, 2020

Culture : National day of remembrance for the victim’s of Saddam Hussein’s regime who were buried in mass graves (from 2007 on)


Womens' Day -
Saturday May 16, 2020

Culture : May 16 has been celebrated by Kuwaiti women and the supporters of their political rights as a breakthrough in the northern Arabian Gulf country after parliament in 2005 voted 35-23 and passed a bill that gave women the right to vote and to stand as candidates in the legislative and municipal elections. from 2016 onwards


Omar Khayyam Day -
Sunday May 17, 2020

Culture : Omar Khayyam (1048-1131), a Persian mathematician, astronomer and poet, was renowned in his own country and in his own lifetime for his scientific achievements, but is chiefly known to English-speaking readers through the translation by the English writer Edward Fitzgerald of a collection of his Rubaiyat (“quatrains”) in “The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam” (1859).


International Museum Day -
Monday May 18, 2020

Culture : NOT a public holiday


President's Day -
Tuesday May 19, 2020

Culture : President Ho Chi Minh's Birthday


National Day of the Vlachs -
Saturday May 23, 2020

Culture :


National Day of the Vlachs -
Saturday May 23, 2020

Culture :


National Day of the Vlachs -
Saturday May 23, 2020

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National Day of the Vlachs -
Saturday May 23, 2020

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National Day of the Vlachs -
Saturday May 23, 2020

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National Day of the Vlachs -
Saturday May 23, 2020

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National Day of the Vlachs -
Saturday May 23, 2020

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National Day of the Vlachs -
Saturday May 23, 2020

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National Day of the Vlachs -
Saturday May 23, 2020

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Abolition of Slavery -
Saturday May 23, 2020

Culture : Abolition of Slavery Day in French Overseas Territories: May 27 in Guadeloupe, May 22 in Martinique, June 10 in Guiana, Dec. 20 in Réunion Island, April 27 in Mayotte, May 23 in Metropolitan France (where it is not a public holiday) In fact, the second abolition decree was signed in Paris by Victor Schoelcher on April 27, 1848. The first decree had been signed in Paris by the French Revolution on Feb. 4, 1794, but had been cancelled by Napoleon on May 20, 1802.


Teacher Day -
Sunday May 24, 2020

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Kazi Nazrul Islam day -
Sunday May 24, 2020

Culture : 24 May 1899 – 29 August 1976 -- was a Bengali poet, writer, musician, and revolutionary from the Indian subcontinent. He is the national poet of Bangladesh.Popularly known as Nazrul, he produced a large body of poetry and music with themes that included religious devotion and rebellion against oppression. Nazrul's activism for political and social justice earned him the title of Rebel Poet . His compositions form the avant-garde genre of Nazrul Sangeet (Music of Nazrul). Nazrul and his works are equally commemorated and celebrated in Bangladesh and India, particularly in India's Bengali-speaking states such as West Bengal, parts of Assam, and Tripura. [Wikipedia]


National Day of Healing -
Sunday May 26, 2019

Culture : Formerly known as National Sorry Day, this day started in 1998, to express regret over the historical mistreatment of Aboriginal peoples.


Border Guard Day -
Tuesday May 28, 2019

Culture : In tribute to the soldiers who rebuffed invasions of their country


Anniversary of the Death of President Ali Soilih (click) -
Wednesday May 29, 2019

Culture : Even though this is an official celebration, banks & businesses usually remain open


Fall of Constantinople -
Wednesday May 29, 2019

Culture : Capture of the capital of the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire by an invading army of the Ottoman Empire on 29 May 1453. The Ottomans were commanded by 21-year-old Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II, who defeated an army commanded by Byzantine Emperor Constantine XI Palaiologos. The conquest of Constantinople followed a 53-day siege that had begun on 6 April 1453.