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Bahamas - bank and public holidays of the world - 1970-2070

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



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winter holiday (beginning)Thursday February 14, 2019School holidays 
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Valentine's Day*Thursday February 14, 2019cards/flowers 
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winter holiday (end)Monday February 25, 2019School holidays 
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Easter holiday (beginning)Wednesday April 3, 2019School holidays 
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Good Friday*Wednesday April 10, 2019Catholic or protestant 
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Easter**Friday April 12, 2019Catholic or protestant 
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Easter Monday*Saturday April 13, 2019Catholic or protestant 
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Easter holiday (end)Saturday April 20, 2019School holidays 
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Mothers' Day*Friday May 10, 2019cards/flowers 
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Ascension holiday (beginning)Monday May 20, 2019School holidays 
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Ascension holiday (end)Saturday May 25, 2019School holidays 
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Pentecost holiday (beginning)Wednesday May 29, 2019School holidays 
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Winter holiday (beginning) -
Friday February 14, 2020

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Valentine's Day -
Sunday February 14, 2021

cards/flowers : Introduced by Pope Gelasus in 498, perhaps in response to a local Roman tradition of lovers writing their names on an urn in February


Winter holiday (end) -
Tuesday February 25, 2020

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Easter holiday (beginning) -
Friday April 3, 2020

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Good Friday -
Friday April 10, 2020

Catholic or protestant : The First Council of Nicaea (a gathering of bishops in the early days of Christianity) wanted to find a day to commemorate the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ. This commemoration had to be linked to Jewish holiday traditions, since the last supper of Christ was believed to be a Jewish Passover meal. But the Jewish calendar is based on lunar and solar cycles, so the Easter celebration had to follow the same calendar.


Easter -
Sunday April 12, 2020

Catholic or protestant : Not a paid holiday


Easter Monday -
Monday April 13, 2020

Catholic or protestant : In the year 325, the Council of Nicée determined a date fo Easter. Full Moon would fall the 14th day of a moon month (1). Easter would be marked by the dominical letter(2)and the epactus(3). With the establishment of the equinox ne variatur on March 21, algorithms where elaborated to attribuate a date for Easter whatever the year.
Time between two consecutive new moons: 20 days 12 hours 44 minutes 2.8 - Gives a letter code for the year's calendar Age of the moon on January 1st, minus one unity, 0 being the new moon's age.


Easter holiday (end) -
Monday April 20, 2020

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Mothers' Day -
Sunday May 10, 2020

cards/flowers : Mother’s day has evolved in many countries in different ways. This is because mother’s day has different origins in different countries and therefore occurs on different days in the year. One school of thought claims that this day emerged from the custom of mother worship in ancient Greece. Mother worship which kept a festival to Cybele, a great mother of gods, and Rhea, the wife of Cronus, was held on March 15 to March 18 around Asia Minor. They insist that this custom spread around the world. Mothering Sunday is the celebration of motherhood in the United Kingdom. It is also known as Mid-lent Sunday, Rose Sunday and Laetare Sunday. It originally comes from the Victorian practice of allowing servants to return home to visit their mothers on this day. In the United States, Julia Ward Howe (May 27, 1819 - October 17, 1910) was a prominent American abolitionist, social activist, and poet. Howe’s Battle Hymn of the Republic was first published in the Atlantic Monthly in 1862 and quickly became one of the most popular songs for the Union during the American Civil War. After the war she focused her activities on the causes of Pacifism and women’s suffrage. In 1870 she was the first to proclaim Mother’s Day, with her Mother’s Day Proclamation. U.S. President Woodrow Wilson approved Mother’s Day in 1914


Ascension holiday (beginning) -
Wednesday May 20, 2020

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Ascension holiday (end) -
Monday May 25, 2020

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Pentecost holiday (beginning) -
Friday May 29, 2020

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