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






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Jesus’ entry into Egypt*Monday July 1, 2019Culture 
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Founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army*Monday July 1, 2019Culture 
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Independence Day*Thursday July 4, 2019Culture 
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National Police DayThursday July 4, 2019Culture 
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Community Development Day*Friday July 5, 2019Culture 
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Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai LamaSaturday July 6, 2019Culture 
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St Fermin (Pamplona only)*Sunday July 7, 2019Culture 
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Star Festival*Sunday July 7, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DayTuesday July 9, 2019Culture 
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Reporter's Day*Thursday July 11, 2019Culture 
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St Peter & St Paul*Friday July 12, 2019Culture 
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Nathan Bedford Forrest Day*Saturday July 13, 2019Culture 
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Festival of Souls*Saturday July 13, 2019Culture 
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Festival of Souls*Sunday July 14, 2019Culture 
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Emmeline Pankhurst Day*Sunday July 14, 2019Culture 
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Festival of Souls*Monday July 15, 2019Culture 
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Constitution Day**Wednesday July 17, 2019Culture 
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Independence Day*Wednesday July 17, 2019Culture 
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Eruption anniversary*Thursday July 18, 2019Culture 
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Education DayFriday July 19, 2019Culture 
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Horse Festival*Saturday July 20, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DayMonday July 22, 2019Culture 
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Revolution DayTuesday July 23, 2019Culture 
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Constitution Day**Thursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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Foundation Day*Thursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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Epistle of Saint JamesThursday July 25, 2019Culture 
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Remembrance Day*Saturday July 27, 2019Culture 
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Day of Baptism*Sunday July 28, 2019Culture 
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Day of Baptism**Sunday July 28, 2019Culture 
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National Anthem Day*Monday July 29, 2019Culture 
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Navy DayWednesday July 31, 2019Culture 
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Shaheed Udham Singh martyrdom*Wednesday July 31, 2019Culture 
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Shaheed Udham Singh martyrdom*Wednesday July 31, 2019Culture 
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Rheinfallbeleuchtung und Feuerwerk*Wednesday July 31, 2019Culture 
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Taung Byone festival*Thursday August 1, 2019Culture 
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Army Day**Thursday August 1, 2019Culture 
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Army Day**Thursday August 1, 2019Culture 
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National Language DayThursday August 1, 2019Culture 
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Liberation Day**Friday August 2, 2019Culture 
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Hiroshima Peace Festival (Hiroshima only)*Tuesday August 6, 2019Culture 
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Memorial Day (Nagazaki only)Friday August 9, 2019Culture 
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Battle Day**Monday August 12, 2019Culture 
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Wafa'a el Nil - Flooding of the Nile (may vary by a few days)Thursday August 15, 2019Culture 
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Acadian National DayThursday August 15, 2019Culture 
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Flag DaySaturday August 17, 2019Culture 
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ChilbimontagSunday August 18, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DaySunday August 18, 2019Culture 
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Farsi New Year*Sunday August 18, 2019Culture 
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Jesse Robredo Day*Sunday August 18, 2019Culture 
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Revolution Day*Monday August 19, 2019Culture 
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Children's DayTuesday August 20, 2019Culture 
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Day of Commemoration of the Victims of the Crimes Committed by Communist and other Totalitarian RegimesFriday August 23, 2019Culture 
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National Tech-Voc Day*Sunday August 25, 2019Culture 
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Russian Cinema Day*Tuesday August 27, 2019Culture 
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National Day of Human Rights*Tuesday August 27, 2019Culture 
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Siege of Groningen Day*Wednesday August 28, 2019Culture 
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Regional holiday**Friday August 30, 2019Culture 
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Day of Solidarity*Saturday August 31, 2019Culture 
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Knowledge Day*Sunday September 1, 2019Culture 
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Arbor Day*Sunday September 1, 2019Culture 
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Kirani Day*Sunday September 1, 2019Culture 
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Victory Day*Monday September 2, 2019Culture 
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Armed Forces Day*Tuesday September 3, 2019Culture 
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Armed Forces DayTuesday September 3, 2019Culture 
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Victory Day*Tuesday September 3, 2019Culture 
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Surrender of General Tomoyuki Yamashita Day (Victory over Japan Day)*Tuesday September 3, 2019Culture 
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Moscow Foundation DayThursday September 5, 2019Culture 
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Moscow Foundation DayThursday September 5, 2019Culture 
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Saint Louis DaySunday September 8, 2019Culture 
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Nativity of MarySunday September 8, 2019Culture 
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Guru Granth Sahib day*Tuesday September 10, 2019Culture 
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Day of ReconciliationThursday September 12, 2019Culture 
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Fête des Fontaines de MôtiersThursday September 12, 2019Culture 
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Exaltation of the Fair and Holy Cross*Saturday September 14, 2019Culture 
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National Day of Poetry and Literature*Tuesday September 17, 2019Culture 
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Citizenship Day*Tuesday September 17, 2019Culture 
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St. Sofia**Tuesday September 17, 2019Culture 
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Prince's DayTuesday September 17, 2019Culture 
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Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary*Saturday September 21, 2019Culture 
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Navratra StapanaSaturday September 21, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DaySaturday September 21, 2019Culture 
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Resistance Fighting Day*Sunday September 22, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DaySunday September 22, 2019Culture 
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Fertility DaySunday September 22, 2019Culture 
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Ethnicity day*Tuesday September 24, 2019Culture 
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Saint Rupert*Tuesday September 24, 2019Culture 
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Virgen de la Merced**Tuesday September 24, 2019Culture 
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Virgen de la Merced**Tuesday September 24, 2019Culture 
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Virgen de la Merced**Tuesday September 24, 2019Culture 
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Virgen de la Merced**Tuesday September 24, 2019Culture 
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Kamarampaka*Wednesday September 25, 2019Culture 
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Brother Klaus festival*Wednesday September 25, 2019Culture 
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Teachers' DaySaturday September 28, 2019Culture 
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Heroes Day*Monday September 30, 2019Culture 
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Anniversary ot the Proclamation of the People's Republic of China*Tuesday October 1, 2019Culture 
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Olechotel Belau Fair*Tuesday October 1, 2019Culture 
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Animal DayFriday October 4, 2019Culture 
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WIZKID Day*Sunday October 6, 2019Culture 
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Merchant HolidayMonday October 7, 2019Culture 
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Capital Liberation DayThursday October 10, 2019Culture 
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National Day of Tree PlantingSaturday October 12, 2019Culture 
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Education DayMonday October 14, 2019Culture 
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Intercession of Mother of God*Monday October 14, 2019Culture 
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Republic's Anniversary*Monday October 14, 2019Culture 
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Hurricane Thanksgiving Day**Tuesday October 15, 2019Culture 
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Boss's Day*Wednesday October 16, 2019Culture 
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National Nutrition Day*Wednesday October 16, 2019Culture 
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Day of Friendship with Puerto RicoThursday October 17, 2019Culture 
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National Press Day*Tuesday October 22, 2019Culture 
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United Nations Day*Thursday October 24, 2019Culture 
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Azad Kashmir Day*Thursday October 24, 2019Culture 
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Larry Itliong Day*Friday October 25, 2019Culture 
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Deportation Day*Saturday October 26, 2019Culture 
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Señor de los Milagros*Monday October 28, 2019Culture 
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Ayyankali's birthday*Monday October 28, 2019Culture 
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National Day of Victims of Political Execution*Wednesday October 30, 2019Culture 
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Day of ScienceWednesday October 30, 2019Culture 
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Jesus’ entry into Egypt -
Thursday July 1, 2021

Culture : Copts consider the Holy Family flight to the land of the Pharaohs, seeking to protect the Christ Child from the wrath of King Herod, a providential event: it prepared the nation to receive the proclamation of the Gospel. According to local tradition, the Holy Family moved throughout the country carrying out miracles, which are at the origin of numerous sanctuaries. Those shrines are visited by Muslims as well as Christians.


Founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army -
Thursday July 1, 2021

Culture : Started in 1927 with the start of the Chinese Civil War.


Independence Day -
Sunday July 4, 2021

Culture : The pro-independence republican party, Sinn Féin, received overwhelming endorsement in the general election of 1918, and in 1919 proclaimed an Irish Republic, setting up its own parliament (Dáil Éireann) and government. British authorities attempted to extinguish this challenge, sparking a guerilla war from 1919 to July 1921 which ended in a truce. [Wikipedia]


National Police Day -
Sunday July 4, 2021

Culture :


Community Development Day -
Monday July 5, 2021

Culture : Focussing on all aspects of community development, the work of the ministry and all its stakeholders across Trinidad and Tobago


Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama -
Monday July 6, 2020

Culture :


St Fermin (Pamplona only) -
Tuesday July 7, 2020

Culture : Running of the bulls on the streets


Star Festival -
Tuesday July 7, 2020

Culture : Tanabata - celebrated at night, after the stars have come out.


Arbor Day -
Thursday July 9, 2020

Culture :


Reporter's Day -
Saturday July 11, 2020

Culture : Established in memory of the promulgation of Republic Law 12,045, of July 11, 1956, which initiated the creation of the College of Journalists of Chile


St Peter & St Paul -
Sunday July 12, 2020

Culture : Petrovan


Nathan Bedford Forrest Day -
Monday July 13, 2020

Culture : A Civil War Confederate General, slave trader and an early KKK leader


Festival of Souls -
Monday July 13, 2020

Culture : Obon - commemoration of ancestors. May be observed on a later day in provincial Japan.


Festival of Souls -
Tuesday July 14, 2020

Culture : Obon - commemoration of ancestors. May be observed on a later day in provincial Japan.


Emmeline Pankhurst Day -
Tuesday July 14, 2020

Culture : (14 July 1858 - 14 June 1928) outspoken reformer committed to securing women’s suffrage in Britain. She was jailed on numerous occasions for her protests at the lack of political rights for women in the UK.


Festival of Souls -
Wednesday July 15, 2020

Culture : Obon - commemoration of ancestors. May be observed on a later day in provincial Japan.


Constitution Day -
Friday July 17, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the proclamation of the Constitution of the Republic of Korea that was made on July 17, 1948. Not a public holiday since 2007 but restored in 2013


Independence Day -
Friday July 17, 2020

Culture : Day of the Declaration of Independence of the Slovak Republic - Declared on 17th of July 1992


Eruption anniversary -
Saturday July 18, 2020

Culture : Http://www.montserrat-newsletter.com/


Education Day -
Sunday July 19, 2020

Culture :


Horse Festival -
Monday July 20, 2020

Culture : Held by the nomads of Sangke, combining horse races, yak races and wrestling.


Arbor Day -
Wednesday July 22, 2020

Culture :


Revolution Day -
Thursday July 23, 2020

Culture :


Constitution Day -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the anniversary of the day in 1952 when Puerto Rico became a commonwealth with the proclamation of their constitution. The United States had acquired the island after the Spanish-American war, and did not allow self-government until the 1950's, when their constitution was written. Also known as Commonwealth Day, or Occupation Day in commemoration of the US troops landing on the island on this day in 1898 (shagtown.com)


Foundation Day -
Saturday July 25, 2020

Culture : Santiago del Estero was founded by Captain Aguirre in 1553


Epistle of Saint James -
Saturday July 25, 2020

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Remembrance Day -
Monday July 27, 2020

Culture : Celebration of martyrs and wounded soldiers


Day of Baptism -
Tuesday July 28, 2020

Culture : Declared on July 25, 2008


Day of Baptism -
Tuesday July 28, 2020

Culture : To celebrate the he anniversary of the Christianization of Russia in 988 not a public holiday from 2010 onwards


National Anthem Day -
Wednesday July 29, 2020

Culture : Deșteaptă-te, române : variously translated as Awaken thee, Romanian! , Awaken, Romanian! , or Wake Up, Romanian! [Wikipedia]


Navy Day -
Friday July 31, 2020

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Shaheed Udham Singh martyrdom -
Friday July 31, 2020

Culture : (December 26, 1899 – July 31, 1940) was an Indian independence activist, best known for assassinating Michael O'Dwyer in March 1940 in what has been described as an avenging of the Jallianwalla Bagh Massacre. Udham Singh Kamboj changed his name to Mohammad Singh Azad, symbolizing the unification of the three major religions of India: Hinduism, Islam and Sikhism. Singh is considered one of the best-known revolutionaries of the Indian independence struggle.


Shaheed Udham Singh martyrdom -
Friday July 31, 2020

Culture : (December 26, 1899 – July 31, 1940) was an Indian independence activist, best known for assassinating Michael O'Dwyer in March 1940 in what has been described as an avenging of the Jallianwalla Bagh Massacre. Udham Singh Kamboj changed his name to Mohammad Singh Azad, symbolizing the unification of the three major religions of India: Hinduism, Islam and Sikhism. Singh is considered one of the best-known revolutionaries of the Indian independence struggle.


Rheinfallbeleuchtung und Feuerwerk -
Friday July 31, 2020

Culture : Www.rheinfall.ch


Taung Byone festival -
Saturday August 1, 2020

Culture : Five days of interage festivities and Nat dancing.


Army Day -
Saturday August 1, 2020

Culture : Holiday for military personnel in active service (half-day)


Army Day -
Saturday August 1, 2020

Culture : Holiday for military personnel in active service (half-day)


National Language Day -
Saturday August 1, 2020

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Liberation Day -
Sunday August 2, 2020

Culture : in Dadra & Nagar Haveli only


Hiroshima Peace Festival (Hiroshima only) -
Thursday August 6, 2020

Culture : In tribute to the victims of the dropping of the first atomic bomb on August 6, 1945. Observance is held at the Peace Memorial Park


Memorial Day (Nagazaki only) -
Sunday August 9, 2020

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Battle Day -
Wednesday August 12, 2020

Culture : The Battle of Didgori was fought between the armies of the Kingdom of Georgia and the declining Great Seljuq Empire at the place of Didgori, 40 km west of Tbilisi, (the modern-day capital of Georgia), on August 12, 1121. The battle resulted in King David IV of Georgia’s decisive victory over a Seljuk invasion army under Ilghazi and the subsequent reconquest of a Muslim-held Tbilisi, which became the royal capital. The victory at Didgori inaugurated the medieval Georgian Golden Age and is celebrated in the Georgian chronicles as a miraculous victory .] from 2017 - Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday [Wikipedia]


Wafa'a el Nil - Flooding of the Nile (may vary by a few days) -
Saturday August 15, 2020

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Acadian National Day -
Saturday August 15, 2020

Culture :


Flag Day -
Monday August 17, 2020

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Chilbimontag -
Tuesday August 18, 2020

Culture :


Arbor Day -
Tuesday August 18, 2020

Culture :


Farsi New Year -
Tuesday August 18, 2020

Culture : Parsi Shahenshai


Jesse Robredo Day -
Tuesday August 18, 2020

Culture : A working holiday which was first observed in 2016. Celebrates the internationally-recognized former mayor of Naga City Jesse Robredo who died while serving as Aquino's local government secretary on August 18, 2012.


Revolution Day -
Wednesday August 19, 2020

Culture : On August 19, 1945, the Việt Minh under Hồ Chí Minh began rebellion against French colonial rule in Vietnam. [Wikipedia]


Children's Day -
Thursday August 20, 2020

Culture :


Day of Commemoration of the Victims of the Crimes Committed by Communist and other Totalitarian Regimes -
Sunday August 23, 2020

Culture :


National Tech-Voc Day -
Tuesday August 25, 2020

Culture : A working holiday which was first observed in 2018. This holiday aims to promote technical and vocational education and training in the Philippines.


Russian Cinema Day -
Thursday August 27, 2020

Culture : On this day in 1919 Lenin signed a Decree about the nationalization of the cinematograph, therefore in USSR and later also in Russia this date received the status of the Russian filmmaker’s holiday.


National Day of Human Rights -
Thursday August 27, 2020

Culture : To institutionalize the protection and promotion of human rights throughout the country


Siege of Groningen Day -
Friday August 28, 2020

Culture : 'Gronings Ontzet’ is the celebration of the raising of the Siege of Groningen in 1672.


Regional holiday -
Sunday August 30, 2020

Culture : In tribute to Huey P. Long (1893-1935), state senator was nicknamed the Kingfish . in New Orleans


Day of Solidarity -
Monday August 31, 2020

Culture : In tribute to the Solidarnosc movement. Holiday for civil servants. Some stores may be closed.


Knowledge Day -
Tuesday September 1, 2020

Culture : Beginning of school year


Arbor Day -
Tuesday September 1, 2020

Culture : Lasts one week


Kirani Day -
Tuesday September 1, 2020

Culture : Kirani James Day clebrates the achievements of Kirani James Grenada's first Olympic Gold Medalist


Victory Day -
Wednesday September 2, 2020

Culture : From 2010 - Celebrates the capitulation of Japan on Sept. 2, 1945


Armed Forces Day -
Thursday September 3, 2020

Culture : Not a public holiday


Armed Forces Day -
Thursday September 3, 2020

Culture :


Victory Day -
Thursday September 3, 2020

Culture : Commemorates Japan’s defeat in World War II


Surrender of General Tomoyuki Yamashita Day (Victory over Japan Day) -
Thursday September 3, 2020

Culture : A working holiday which will be first observed in 2019. Celebrates the surrender of Japanese Army General Tomoyuki Yamashita in Baguio City at the conclusion of hostilities of the Second World War on September 3, 1945. [Wikipedia]


Moscow Foundation Day -
Saturday September 5, 2020

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Moscow Foundation Day -
Saturday September 5, 2020

Culture :


Saint Louis Day -
Tuesday September 8, 2020

Culture :


Nativity of Mary -
Tuesday September 8, 2020

Culture :


Guru Granth Sahib day -
Thursday September 10, 2020

Culture : The religious scripture of Sikhism, regarded by Sikhs as the final, sovereign, and eternal living guru following the lineage of the ten human Sikh gurus of the Sikh religion. [Wikipedia]


Day of Reconciliation -
Saturday September 12, 2020

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Fête des Fontaines de Môtiers -
Saturday September 12, 2020

Culture :


Exaltation of the Fair and Holy Cross -
Monday September 14, 2020

Culture : In memory of acquisition and the Exaltation of the Cross of Christ. This momentous event occurred during the reign of Constantine the Great, who was the first Roman emperor to stop the persecution of Christians.


National Day of Poetry and Literature -
Thursday September 17, 2020

Culture : Commemorates poet Hossein Behjat Tabrizi (1906-1988)


Citizenship Day -
Thursday September 17, 2020

Culture : Since 2004, celebrates the ratification of the U.S. constitution and persons who have become U.S. citizens.


St. Sofia -
Thursday September 17, 2020

Culture : Orthodox world pays homage to the Holy Martyrs Sofia and her three daughters Faith, Hope and Love. St. Sofia Day is the official holiday of the eponymous Bulgarian capital. in Sofia only


Prince's Day -
Thursday September 17, 2020

Culture :


Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary -
Monday September 21, 2020

Culture : In the Greek Church the apodosis (solution) of the feast takes place 12 Sept., on account of the feast and the solemnity of the Exaltation of the Cross, 13 and 14 Sept. The Copts in Egypt and the Abyssinians celebrate Mary's Nativity on 1 May, and continue the feast under the name of Seed of Jacob 33 days (Anal. Juris Pont., xxi, 403); they also commemorate it on the first of every month (priv. letter from P. Baeteman, C.M., Alikiena). The Catholic Copts have adopted the Greek feast, but keep it 10 Sept. (Nilles, Kal. Man. , II, 696, 706).


Navratra Stapana -
Monday September 21, 2020

Culture :


Arbor Day -
Monday September 21, 2020

Culture :


Resistance Fighting Day -
Tuesday September 22, 2020

Culture : Vastupanuvõitluse päev: Otto Tief's attempt to restore the Estonian independence in 1944 [Wikipedia]


Arbor Day -
Tuesday September 22, 2020

Culture :


Fertility Day -
Tuesday September 22, 2020

Culture :


Ethnicity day -
Thursday September 24, 2020

Culture : National minorities day


Saint Rupert -
Thursday September 24, 2020

Culture : Ruprecht, Hrodperht, Hrodpreht, Roudbertus, Rudbertus, Robert(660 – 710) is the founder of the Austrian city of Salzburg


Virgen de la Merced -
Thursday September 24, 2020

Culture : only in Tucumán, Bahía Blanca, Mercedes, Chascomús, and Viedma.


Virgen de la Merced -
Thursday September 24, 2020

Culture : only in Tucumán, Bahía Blanca, Mercedes, Chascomús, and Viedma.


Virgen de la Merced -
Thursday September 24, 2020

Culture : only in Tucumán, Bahía Blanca, Mercedes, Chascomús, and Viedma.


Virgen de la Merced -
Thursday September 24, 2020

Culture : only in Tucumán, Bahía Blanca, Mercedes, Chascomús, and Viedma.


Kamarampaka -
Friday September 25, 2020

Culture : Commemorates the anniversary of the abolition of the monarchy in 1961, and is marked yearly with the opening of the National Assembly.


Brother Klaus festival -
Friday September 25, 2020

Culture : Nicholas of Flüe (1417-1487) was a farmer from Sachseln and the father of ten children before he decided to go and live as a hermit in the Ranft gorge. During his lifetime he already gained a reputation as a pious and wise man, even as a living saint. His highly valued advice was sought by simple peasants, noblemen, rulers and politicians alike. Not long after the death of 'Brother Klaus', as he was widely known, the first pilgrimages were made to Sachseln and the Ranft gorge, and the first biographies and accounts of pilgrimages appeared. Following his beatification by the Vatican in 1649, an annual Brother Klaus festival was introduced to mark the anniversary of his death


Teachers' Day -
Monday September 28, 2020

Culture :


Heroes Day -
Wednesday September 30, 2020

Culture : To commemorate people who died in wars resisting foreign invaders


Anniversary ot the Proclamation of the People's Republic of China -
Thursday October 1, 2020

Culture : In 1949


Olechotel Belau Fair -
Thursday October 1, 2020

Culture : Celebration of Palau’s unique and distinct culture and traditions, bringing the entire Republic of the community together to celebrate the country’s heritage


Animal Day -
Sunday October 4, 2020

Culture :


WIZKID Day -
Tuesday October 6, 2020

Culture : To honour singer Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, with the stage name, Wizkid for his numerous achievements in music and for his role as a culture influencer. Some of his achievements, include recently becoming the first African artist to sell out the Skyway Theatre Minneapolis, making a Billboard number one hit ‘One Dance’ with Drake, selling out the O2 Arena London, walking the runway with Dolce and Gabbana, winning international awards, and many more


Merchant Holiday -
Wednesday October 7, 2020

Culture :


Capital Liberation Day -
Saturday October 10, 2020

Culture :


National Day of Tree Planting -
Monday October 12, 2020

Culture :


Education Day -
Wednesday October 14, 2020

Culture :


Intercession of Mother of God -
Wednesday October 14, 2020

Culture : This is the main autumn fest, the history of which dates back to the year 910, when in one of the temples of Jerusalem during the service weak-minded Andrew and his disciple Epiphanius saw floating in the air Mother of God, who spread out the wide white veil over worshippers.


Republic's Anniversary -
Wednesday October 14, 2020

Culture : Proclamation of the Republic: in 1958, Philibert Tsiranana became the first President


Hurricane Thanksgiving Day -
Thursday October 15, 2020

Culture : Goes back to 1726 when the first service was conducted in one of the oldest standing structures on St. Thomas which is over 300 years old Fort Christian cancelled in case a hurricane occurred


Boss's Day -
Friday October 16, 2020

Culture : Employees thank their bosses for being kind and fair throughout the year


National Nutrition Day -
Friday October 16, 2020

Culture : To enhance the degree of public awareness about the problems concerning nutrition worldwide and unite in the fight against starvation, malnutrition and poverty.


Day of Friendship with Puerto Rico -
Saturday October 17, 2020

Culture :


National Press Day -
Thursday October 22, 2020

Culture : In honour of the publication, on October 22, 1955, of the first issue of the newspaper ‘El Mouqawama El Djazairia’, organ of the National Liberation Front (FLN) and the National Liberation Army (ALN). from 2013 onwards


United Nations Day -
Saturday October 24, 2020

Culture : Marks the anniversary of the U.N. Charter ratified in 1945.


Azad Kashmir Day -
Saturday October 24, 2020

Culture : The day that the Azad Jammu and Kashmir government was created in 1947.


Larry Itliong Day -
Sunday October 25, 2020

Culture : Larry Itliong was one of the greatest labor organizers and leaders in California history. He was a hero not only to the Filipino American community, but for all Californians and Americans who fought and continue to fight for socioeconomic and racial justice


Deportation Day -
Monday October 26, 2020

Culture : Anniversary of the deportation, in inhuman conditions, of more than 5,000 citizens to the desert islands of Southern Italy by the European country's fascist forces in 1911.


Señor de los Milagros -
Wednesday October 28, 2020

Culture : Procession of the Lord of Miracles, patron saint of Lima


Ayyankali's birthday -
Wednesday October 28, 2020

Culture : A social reformer who worked for the advancement of those people in the princely state of Travancore, British India, who were treated as untouchables. His efforts influenced many changes that improved the social wellbeing of those people, who are today often referred to as Dalits. In November 1980, Indira Gandhi unveiled a statue of Ayyankali at vellayambalam square in Thiruvananthapuram. [Wikipedia]


National Day of Victims of Political Execution -
Friday October 30, 2020

Culture : In memory of thousands killed by the regime of dictator Augusto Pinochet.


Day of Science -
Friday October 30, 2020

Culture :