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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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Admission Day (not a public holiday)*Thursday January 3, 2019Culture 
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Colonial Repression Martyrs' Day*Friday January 4, 2019Culture 
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Heroes Day*Friday January 4, 2019Culture 
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Twelfth Night*Saturday January 5, 2019Culture 
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Flag Day*Monday January 7, 2019Culture 
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Midwives' Day*Tuesday January 8, 2019Culture 
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Peace Agreement*Wednesday January 9, 2019Culture 
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Maharaja Gambhir Singh anniversary*Wednesday January 9, 2019Culture 
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Armed Forces DayThursday January 10, 2019Culture 
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Bangabandhu Homecoming Day*Thursday January 10, 2019Culture 
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Belém Day (Belém only)Saturday January 12, 2019Culture 
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Youth DaySaturday January 12, 2019Culture 
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Liberation Day*Sunday January 13, 2019Culture 
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Fasnacht*Sunday January 13, 2019Culture 
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Constitution Day*Sunday January 13, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DayTuesday January 15, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DayTuesday January 15, 2019Culture 
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National Language DayTuesday January 15, 2019Culture 
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Battle Day**Thursday January 17, 2019Culture 
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Day of Judaism**Thursday January 17, 2019Culture 
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Anniversary of Jan Palach's death*Saturday January 19, 2019Culture 
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Foundation Day (Rio de Janeiro only)*Sunday January 20, 2019Culture 
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Vogel Gryff*Sunday January 20, 2019Culture 
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Unity and Freedom DayTuesday January 22, 2019Culture 
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Republic Day*Wednesday January 23, 2019Culture 
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Foundation Day (São Paulo only)Friday January 25, 2019Culture 
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Tatiana Day*Friday January 25, 2019Culture 
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Robert Burn's night*Friday January 25, 2019Culture 
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Robert Burn's night*Friday January 25, 2019Culture 
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King's Bithday*Wednesday January 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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Our Lady of RosaryMonday 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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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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Revival Leaders' Day**Friday November 1, 2019Culture 
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Hamilton Jackson Day*Friday November 1, 2019Culture 
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Tripuri Purnima*Monday November 4, 2019Culture 
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Guy Fawkes Night*Tuesday November 5, 2019Culture 
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Guy Fawkes Night*Tuesday November 5, 2019Culture 
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Guy Fawkes Night*Tuesday November 5, 2019Culture 
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Guy Fawkes Night*Tuesday November 5, 2019Culture 
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Cattle Fair**Tuesday November 5, 2019Culture 
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National Revolution Day*Thursday November 7, 2019Culture 
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Harvest festival*Thursday November 7, 2019Culture 
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Allama Muhammad Iqbal Day*Saturday November 9, 2019Culture 
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Arbor DaySaturday November 9, 2019Culture 
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National Day*Saturday November 9, 2019Culture 
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St Martin's Day*Sunday November 10, 2019Culture 
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Battle Day**Monday November 11, 2019Culture 
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National Education Day*Monday November 11, 2019Culture 
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St Martin's DayMonday November 11, 2019Culture 
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St Martin's DayMonday November 11, 2019Culture 
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St Martin's DayMonday November 11, 2019Culture 
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Turnip lantern procession*Monday November 11, 2019Culture 
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Gansabhauet*Monday November 11, 2019Culture 
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Seven-Five-Three*Friday November 15, 2019Culture 
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President's Day**Saturday November 16, 2019Culture 
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Kartar Singh Srabha day*Saturday November 16, 2019Culture 
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National Students’ DaySunday November 17, 2019Culture 
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Teacher DayWednesday November 20, 2019Culture 
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Day of Dignity and Freedom**Thursday November 21, 2019Culture 
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Anniversary of the Death of President Ahmed Abdallah (click)**Tuesday November 26, 2019Culture 
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Algiers Agreement Day*Tuesday November 26, 2019Culture 
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Albanian Independence Day**Thursday November 28, 2019Culture 
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St Andrew's DaySaturday November 30, 2019Culture 
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State Inauguration DaySunday December 1, 2019Culture 
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West Papuan National Flag Day*Sunday December 1, 2019Culture 
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National day of Samba**Monday December 2, 2019Culture 
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Bhopal Gas Tragedy commemoration*Tuesday December 3, 2019Culture 
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SinterKlaas (St Nicholas eve), non official*Thursday December 5, 2019Culture 
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Constitution DayThursday December 5, 2019Culture 
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Saint Nicholas*Friday December 6, 2019Culture 
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Earthquake Mourning**Saturday December 7, 2019Culture 
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Houphouet Boigny Day*Saturday December 7, 2019Culture 
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Human Rights and Peace Day*Tuesday December 10, 2019Culture 
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Nobel Day*Tuesday December 10, 2019Culture 
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Human Rights DayTuesday December 10, 2019Culture 
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Pa-Togan Nengminza Sangma*Thursday December 12, 2019Culture 
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Nupi Lal*Thursday December 12, 2019Culture 
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Martyrs' Day*Friday December 13, 2019Culture 
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St. Lucia Day*Friday December 13, 2019Culture 
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St. Lucia Day*Friday December 13, 2019Culture 
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St. Lucia Day*Friday December 13, 2019Culture 
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St. Lucia Day*Friday December 13, 2019Culture 
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Kaliady*Tuesday December 17, 2019Culture 
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Yalda Night*Friday December 20, 2019Culture 
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Day of the Turkish Language*Saturday December 21, 2019Culture 
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Armed Forces Day*Saturday December 21, 2019Culture 
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Defenders' Day*Sunday December 22, 2019Culture 
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Anniversary of the revolution*Sunday December 22, 2019Culture 
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Christmas EveTuesday December 24, 2019Culture 
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Christmas EveTuesday December 24, 2019Culture 
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Christmas EveTuesday December 24, 2019Culture 
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Christmas EveTuesday December 24, 2019Culture 
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Christmas EveTuesday December 24, 2019Culture 
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Christmas EveTuesday December 24, 2019Culture 
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Holy NightTuesday December 24, 2019Culture 
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National Consumers Day*Tuesday December 24, 2019Culture 
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Brunnensingen der Sebastiani-BruderschaftTuesday December 24, 2019Culture 
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Nüünichlingler*Tuesday December 24, 2019Culture 
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Constitution Day*Wednesday December 25, 2019Culture 
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Mao celebration*Thursday December 26, 2019Culture 
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Kwanzaa*Thursday December 26, 2019Culture 
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April Fools DaySaturday December 28, 2019Culture 
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April Fools DaySaturday December 28, 2019Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Tuesday December 31, 2019Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Tuesday December 31, 2019Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Tuesday December 31, 2019Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Tuesday December 31, 2019Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Tuesday December 31, 2019Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Tuesday December 31, 2019Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Tuesday December 31, 2019Culture 
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New Year's Eve*Tuesday December 31, 2019Culture 
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Admission Day (not a public holiday) -
Sunday January 3, 2021

Culture : Admitted as 49th State on Jan 3, 1959


Colonial Repression Martyrs' Day -
Monday January 4, 2021

Culture : In tribute to the outbreak of armed struggle against the Portuguese


Heroes Day -
Monday January 4, 2021

Culture : Dia do Rei Amador - King Amador is the emblematic figure of the struggle for the liberation of slaves from Portuguese colonists in the sixteenth century.


Twelfth Night -
Tuesday January 5, 2021

Culture : Epiphany - de facto half-day Holiday


Flag Day -
Thursday January 7, 2021

Culture : Italy’s distinctive flag, made of equal vertical banners of green, white, and red was just formally adopted in 1946, although variations of the theme had been used for centuries. The symbolism is pure: the green represents hope; the white, faith; and the red, charity.


Midwives' Day -
Friday January 8, 2021

Culture : 'Babinden' - of the greatest female folk festivals dedicated to the grandmas (the Bulgarian word for midwives) - women who help at birth - and young brides and women who have given birth. Rituals during this day are mainly governed by the desire to manifest honour and respect for older women who have helped young mothers at birth.


Peace Agreement -
Saturday January 9, 2021

Culture : Between Khartoum and the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A),signed on Jan. 9, 2006


Maharaja Gambhir Singh anniversary -
Saturday January 9, 2021

Culture : Chinglen Nongdrenkhomba (1788–1834), also known as Maharaja Gambhir Singh. He abdicated the throne with the arrival of a Burmese force. Along with the British, he participated in the liberation of Manipur. [Wikipedia]


Armed Forces Day -
Sunday January 10, 2021

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Bangabandhu Homecoming Day -
Sunday January 10, 2021

Culture : On this day in 1972, Bangabandhu returned to independent Bangladesh after over nine and a half months' confinement in a Pakistan jail. The political icon termed his homecoming a journey from the darkness to light .


Belém Day (Belém only) -
Tuesday January 12, 2021

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Youth Day -
Tuesday January 12, 2021

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Liberation Day -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Assassination of former president Sylavus Olympio and intronisation of general Eyadema as president.


Fasnacht -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : Takes plae on the day of Saint Hilarius. The Latin word 'hilaris', meaning cheerful or lively, gives an indication of the joyful celebrations that then follow. 'Hilari' day has marked the beginning of the Fasnacht celebrations since the 17th century, and since 1853 the honour of heralding in Fasnacht on Hilari day has gone to the 'Narrenzunft Honolulu' (Honolulu fool's guild) with their carnival general assembly and subsequent Hilari procession. The head of 'Narrenzunft Honolulu' replaces the mayor, the Rathausgasse's former name of 'Eselsgasse' (donkey lane) is reinstated and Solothurn calls itself Honolulu until Ash Wednesday. www.lebendige-traditionen.ch


Constitution Day -
Wednesday January 13, 2021

Culture : To pay respect to former People’s Great Khural deputies in the province, capital, soum and district level who adopted the Constitution


Arbor Day -
Friday January 15, 2021

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Arbor Day -
Friday January 15, 2021

Culture :


National Language Day -
Friday January 15, 2021

Culture :


Battle Day -
Sunday January 17, 2021

Culture : Commemoration of the battle between French and Thai warships Only in Salak Phet Bay on Ko Chang


Day of Judaism -
Sunday January 17, 2021

Culture : Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI have encouraged the establishment of this elder brothers' day from 2008 onwards


Anniversary of Jan Palach's death -
Tuesday January 19, 2021

Culture : In tribute to the young Czech student who committed suicide by self-immolation as a political protest in 1969.


Foundation Day (Rio de Janeiro only) -
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Culture : Rio was founded on March 1, 1656, when Estácio de Sá, defeated the French and the indigenous populations, who had been dominating the region for 10 years, involved in the trade of pau-brazil.The full name of Rio is São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro. This January River name was given by Gaspar de Lemos andAmérico Vespúcio, who visited the region in 1502 and believed that the Guanabara bay was a river's estuary.


Vogel Gryff -
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Culture : At the end of the morning, on January 13, 20 or 27, a raft descends the Rhine with an unusual crew on board: two drums, two flag bearers, two gunners constantly firing salutes and the main character, the Wilde Mann (the savage) who brandishes an uprooted fir tree and hops, his gaze turned towards Petit-Bâle on the right bank of the Rhine. Downstream from the Mittlere Brücke (middle bridge), it is greeted by two other curious individuals: a lion wiggling on two legs and a bird with a large beak.


Unity and Freedom Day -
Friday January 22, 2021

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Republic Day -
Saturday January 23, 2021

Culture : The First Philippine Republic or the Malolos Republic, was a nascent revolutionary government in the Philippines. It was formally established with the proclamation of the Malolos Constitution on January 23, 1899, in Malolos, Bulacan, and endured until the capture of President Emilio Aguinaldo by the American forces on March 23, 1901, in Palanan, Isabela, which effectively dissolved the First Republic. [Wikipedia]


Foundation Day (São Paulo only) -
Monday January 25, 2021

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Tatiana Day -
Monday January 25, 2021

Culture : Christian martyr in 3rd century Rome during the reign of Emperor Alexander Severus.


Robert Burn's night -
Monday January 25, 2021

Culture : Burns Night or Burns Nicht or Burns supper is a celebration of the life and poetry of the poet Robert Burns(1759–1796), author of many Scots poems.


Robert Burn's night -
Monday January 25, 2021

Culture : Burns Night or Burns Nicht or Burns supper is a celebration of the life and poetry of the poet Robert Burns(1759–1796), author of many Scots poems.


King's Bithday -
Saturday January 30, 2021

Culture : Born in 1962, Abdullah II succeeded to his father, King Hussein.


Anniversary ot the Proclamation of the People's Republic of China -
Friday October 1, 2021

Culture : In 1949


Olechotel Belau Fair -
Friday October 1, 2021

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 -
Monday October 4, 2021

Culture :


WIZKID Day -
Wednesday October 6, 2021

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 -
Thursday October 7, 2021

Culture :


Our Lady of Rosary -
Thursday October 7, 2021

Culture :


Capital Liberation Day -
Sunday October 10, 2021

Culture :


National Day of Tree Planting -
Tuesday October 12, 2021

Culture :


Education Day -
Thursday October 14, 2021

Culture :


Intercession of Mother of God -
Thursday October 14, 2021

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 -
Thursday October 14, 2021

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


Hurricane Thanksgiving Day -
Friday October 15, 2021

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 -
Saturday October 16, 2021

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


National Nutrition Day -
Saturday October 16, 2021

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 -
Sunday October 17, 2021

Culture :


National Press Day -
Friday October 22, 2021

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 -
Sunday October 24, 2021

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


Azad Kashmir Day -
Sunday October 24, 2021

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


Larry Itliong Day -
Monday October 25, 2021

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 -
Tuesday October 26, 2021

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 -
Thursday October 28, 2021

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


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 :


Revival Leaders' Day -
Sunday November 1, 2020

Culture : The holiday is commemorated to the deed of the men of letters, enlighteners, fighters for national liberation, who have preserved the national spiritual heritage throughout the centuries. As of 1922 it is a nation-wide holiday. After its ban in 1945, its celebration was resumed in 1990. In December 1995 the 37th National Assembly declared it an official holiday. Bulgarian Stock Exchange remains open.


Hamilton Jackson Day -
Sunday November 1, 2020

Culture : David Hamilton Jackson (1884-1946) was resident of the United States Virgin Islands which was under the rule of Danish West Indies who was an important figure in the struggle for increased civil liberties and workers' rights on the islands. He petitioned for freedom of the press, was involved in the territory's labor movement, and, when the Danish West Indies became the U.S. Virgin Islands in 1917, he lobbied for citizenship for the islanders. [Wikipedia]


Tripuri Purnima -
Wednesday November 4, 2020

Culture : Derives its name from Tripurari - the foe of the demon Tripurasura. In some legends of Kartik Purnima, the term is used to denote the three demon sons of Tārakāsura. Tripurari is an epithet of god Shiva. Shiva in his form as Tripurantaka ( Killer of Tripurasura ) killed Tripurasura on this day. Tripurasura had conquered the whole world and defeated the gods and also created three cities in space, together called Tripura . The killing of the demon(s) and destruction of his/their cities with a single arrow - by Shiva overjoyed the gods and they declared the day as a festival of illuminations. This day is also called Dev-Diwali —the Diwali of the gods. Diwali is the Hindu festival of lights. [Wikipedia]


Guy Fawkes Night -
Thursday November 5, 2020

Culture : Also known as Bonfire Night, Cracker Night, Fireworks Night, Bommy Night: celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of the 5th of November, 1605 in which a number of Catholic conspirators, including Guy Fawkes, were alleged to be attempting to blow up the Houses of Parliament in London.


Guy Fawkes Night -
Thursday November 5, 2020

Culture : Also known as Bonfire Night, Cracker Night, Fireworks Night, Bommy Night: celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of the 5th of November, 1605 in which a number of Catholic conspirators, including Guy Fawkes, were alleged to be attempting to blow up the Houses of Parliament in London.


Guy Fawkes Night -
Thursday November 5, 2020

Culture : Also known as Bonfire Night, Cracker Night, Fireworks Night, Bommy Night: celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of the 5th of November, 1605 in which a number of Catholic conspirators, including Guy Fawkes, were alleged to be attempting to blow up the Houses of Parliament in London.


Guy Fawkes Night -
Thursday November 5, 2020

Culture : Also known as Bonfire Night, Cracker Night, Fireworks Night, Bommy Night: celebrates the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot of the 5th of November, 1605 in which a number of Catholic conspirators, including Guy Fawkes, were alleged to be attempting to blow up the Houses of Parliament in London.


Cattle Fair -
Thursday November 5, 2020

Culture : Last 1 month in Sonepur (near Patna)


National Revolution Day -
Saturday November 7, 2020

Culture : This commemorates the 1975 uprising formed by the people and soldiers. The uprising, led by Colonel Abu Taher and his political group Jatiyo Samajtantrik Dal, ended the three day coup organised by self-proclaimed Major General Khaled Mosharraf. It helped Major General Ziaur Rahman, founder of Bangladesh Nationalist Party, to grab power in the long run.


Harvest festival -
Saturday November 7, 2020

Culture : Tokhu emong the harvest festival celebrated by Lotha tribe or Lothas


Allama Muhammad Iqbal Day -
Monday November 9, 2020

Culture : Generally known as a poet and philosopher, but also a jurist, a politician, a social reformer, and a great Islamic scholar. People even bestowed on him the title of Shaere-Mashriq (Poet of the East). Iqbal's contribution to the Muslim world as one of the greatest thinkers of Islam remains unparalleled. In his writings, he addressed and exhorted people, particularly the youth, to stand up and boldly face life's challenges. The central theme and main source of his message was the Qur'an.


Arbor Day -
Monday November 9, 2020

Culture :


National Day -
Monday November 9, 2020

Culture : Celebration of the Chechen independence in 1991


St Martin's Day -
Tuesday November 10, 2020

Culture : Mārtiņdiena , celebrates the beginning of the winter season.


Battle Day -
Wednesday November 11, 2020

Culture : The Acre War, known in Brazil as Acrean Revolution ( Revolução Acreana in Portuguese) and in Spanish as La Guerra del Acre ( The War of the Acre ) was a border conflict between Bolivia and the First Brazilian Republic over the Acre Region, which was rich in rubber and gold deposits. The conflict had two phases between 1899 and 1903 and ended with a Brazilian victory (Battle of Bahia) and the subsequent Treaty of Petrópolis, which ceded Acre to Brazil. from 2016 onwards
Not a paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday


National Education Day -
Wednesday November 11, 2020

Culture : A mark of respect to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. The latter was a freedom fighter and independent India’s first Education Minister (served from 1947 to 1958).


St Martin's Day -
Wednesday November 11, 2020

Culture :


St Martin's Day -
Wednesday November 11, 2020

Culture :


St Martin's Day -
Wednesday November 11, 2020

Culture :


Turnip lantern procession -
Wednesday November 11, 2020

Culture : Children hollow out turnips and carve them into lanterns, later putting candles in them and carrying them through the dark streets to the sound of musical accompaniment. The procession often finishes with a drink or some hot food. The custom is organised by sport and community associations, residents' associations, church groups, schools and kindergartens.


Gansabhauet -
Wednesday November 11, 2020

Culture : The small town of Sursee upholds a custom, which is unique in Switzerland. Participants of all ages try to cut down a suspended dead goose with one single sabre cut, while blindfolded. www.luzern.com


Seven-Five-Three -
Sunday November 15, 2020

Culture : Shichigosan - a festival for children


President's Day -
Monday November 16, 2020

Culture : President Emomali Rakhmon, former collective farm boss, was elected head of parliament on November 16, 1992, as the ex-Soviet state reeled from the outbreak of a civil war won five years later by pro-government forces. Rakhmon was later elected president in 1994. from 2016


Kartar Singh Srabha day -
Monday November 16, 2020

Culture : Kartar Singh Sarabha (24 May 1896 – 16 November 1915) was an Indian Sikh revolutionary who is among the most famous and reputed martyrs of Punjab. He was only 17 years old when he became a member of Ghadar Party, then came up as a leading luminary member and started fight for an independent India. He was one the most active persons in the movement. Singh was executed at Lahore in November 1915 for his role in the movement in February 1915 when he was only 19 years old. [Wikipedia]


National Students’ Day -
Tuesday November 17, 2020

Culture :


Teacher Day -
Friday November 20, 2020

Culture :


Day of Dignity and Freedom -
Saturday November 21, 2020

Culture : Anniversary of the first day of 2013 pro-EU protests from 2014 onwards


Anniversary of the Death of President Ahmed Abdallah (click) -
Thursday November 26, 2020

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


Algiers Agreement Day -
Thursday November 26, 2020

Culture : The new Portuguese regime was committed to the dissolution of its overseas colonies; on November 26, 1974, the representatives of Portugal met with the MLSTP party in Algiers and worked out an agreement for the transfer of sovereignty. After a period of transitional government, Sao Tome and Principe achieved independence on July 12, 1975.


Albanian Independence Day -
Saturday November 28, 2020

Culture : From the Ottoman Empire. Independent Albania was proclaimed in Vlorë on 28 November 1912
to respect historical and cultural values and good family and social traditions from 2017


St Andrew's Day -
Monday November 30, 2020

Culture :


State Inauguration Day -
Tuesday December 1, 2020

Culture :


West Papuan National Flag Day -
Tuesday December 1, 2020

Culture : On December 1, 1961, in the then Dutch colony of West New Guinea, the West Papuan national flag, called the Morning Star, was flown for the first time officially beside the Dutch Tricolor.


National day of Samba -
Wednesday December 2, 2020

Culture : in Rio


Bhopal Gas Tragedy commemoration -
Thursday December 3, 2020

Culture : The worst industrial disaster in history on 3 December 1984 in Bhopal


SinterKlaas (St Nicholas eve), non official -
Saturday December 5, 2020

Culture : Many parents will take half day off to prepare presents for their children. Became Santa Claus in other countries


Constitution Day -
Saturday December 5, 2020

Culture :


Saint Nicholas -
Sunday December 6, 2020

Culture : Orthodox Romanians celebrate Sfantul Nicolae, which is more than religious. Children receive small gifts. It is the official beginning of the holiday season.


Earthquake Mourning -
Monday December 7, 2020

Culture : Business may remain open. Please check.


Houphouet Boigny Day -
Monday December 7, 2020

Culture : Côte d'Ivoire former president, died on Dec. 7, 1993


Human Rights and Peace Day -
Thursday December 10, 2020

Culture : The date was chosen to honour the United Nations General Assembly's adoption and proclamation, on 10 December 1948, of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the first global enunciation of human rights. The commemoration was established in 1950, when the General Assembly invited all states and interested organizations to celebrate the day as they saw fit [Wikipedia]


Nobel Day -
Thursday December 10, 2020

Culture : The Nobel Prize is one of the most important awards in the world. Sweden is the host of the awards event, which covers the categories of Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Literature and Peace.


Human Rights Day -
Thursday December 10, 2020

Culture :


Pa-Togan Nengminza Sangma -
Saturday December 12, 2020

Culture : Togan Sangma was a young man was in command of Garo warriors who fought the British. He fell fighting with unmatched heroism and courage in December 1872


Nupi Lal -
Saturday December 12, 2020

Culture : Tribute to the Manipuri women who lost their lives in the revolt against the British rulers in 1939.


Martyrs' Day -
Sunday December 13, 2020

Culture : Memorial day for the victims of Nanjing Massacre


St. Lucia Day -
Sunday December 13, 2020

Culture : The holiday, which often coincides with the winter solstice, depicts St. Lucia -- Lucy in English -- as a young girl in a white dress and red sash, with a wreath of candles on her head.


St. Lucia Day -
Sunday December 13, 2020

Culture : The holiday, which often coincides with the winter solstice, depicts St. Lucia -- Lucy in English -- as a young girl in a white dress and red sash, with a wreath of candles on her head.


St. Lucia Day -
Sunday December 13, 2020

Culture : The holiday, which often coincides with the winter solstice, depicts St. Lucia -- Lucy in English -- as a young girl in a white dress and red sash, with a wreath of candles on her head.


St. Lucia Day -
Sunday December 13, 2020

Culture : The holiday, which often coincides with the winter solstice, depicts St. Lucia -- Lucy in English -- as a young girl in a white dress and red sash, with a wreath of candles on her head.


Kaliady -
Thursday December 17, 2020

Culture : Pre-Christian celebration of the end of year. People are dressed as animals and fantastic beasts carrying the sun and the goat's head in their hands.


Yalda Night -
Sunday December 20, 2020

Culture : The longest and darkest night of the year is a time when friends and family gather together to eat, drink and read poetry (especially Hafez) until well after midnight. Fruits and nuts are eaten and pomegranates and watermelons are particularly significant. The red color in these fruits symbolizes the crimson hues of dawn and glow of life. The poems of Divan-e-Hafez, which can be found in the bookcases of most Iranians families, are intermingled with peoples' life and are read or recited during various occasions like this festival and at Nowruz. [Wikipedia]


Day of the Turkish Language -
Monday December 21, 2020

Culture : Celebrated by the Turk-speaking community


Armed Forces Day -
Monday December 21, 2020

Culture : Working holiday marking the official formation in 1935 of the Armed Forces of the Philippines.


Defenders' Day -
Tuesday December 22, 2020

Culture : People's Army of Viet Nam Foundation Anniversary


Anniversary of the revolution -
Tuesday December 22, 2020

Culture : Ceaucescu downfall in 1989


Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Christmas Eve -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Holy Night -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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National Consumers Day -
Thursday December 24, 2020

Culture : The significance of December 24th is that on this day in the year 1986 the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 received assent of the President of India. The Consumer Protection Act, 1986 is considered to a historic milestone in the Consumer movement in the country. Therefore, the Government of India has decided to observe December 24 as National Consumer Day and, this is to observe every year on 24th December in addition to World Consumer Rights Day on March 15. The observance of these days provides an opportunity for highlighting the importance of the consumer movement and the need to make the consumer more aware of their rights and responsibilities.


Brunnensingen der Sebastiani-Bruderschaft -
Thursday December 24, 2020

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Nüünichlingler -
Thursday December 24, 2020

Culture : On the evening of 24 December, a group of men wrapped in cloaks gathers on the hill. When the clock strikes nine, the procession begins to move.


Constitution Day -
Friday December 25, 2020

Culture : On December 25, 1945, the government of the Republic of China proclaimed the establishment of its Constitution.


Mao celebration -
Saturday December 26, 2020

Culture : Former Communist President was born in Changsha on Dec. 26, 1893


Kwanzaa -
Saturday December 26, 2020

Culture : first time in Swahili. A celebration of the African heritage. Observed by part of the African-American community. Lasts a week.


April Fools Day -
Monday December 28, 2020

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April Fools Day -
Monday December 28, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

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New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

Culture : Szilveszter


New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

Culture : Szilveszter


New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

Culture : Szilveszter


New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

Culture : Szilveszter


New Year's Eve -
Thursday December 31, 2020

Culture : Szilveszter