|Queen's Birthday*||Friday June 11, 2021||Secular holiday
|Children's Day||Monday August 2, 2021||Secular holiday
|Tuvalu Day*||Thursday September 30, 2021||National Day
Queen's Birthday -
Friday June 11, 2021
Secular holiday : The actual birthday of the Queen is April 15, and her husband's, Prince Phillip, is June 10.
Children's Day -
Monday August 2, 2021
Secular holiday :
Tuvalu Day -
Thursday September 30, 2021
Secular holiday : In 1974, ethnic differences within the British colony of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands caused the Polynesians of the Ellice Islands to vote for separation from the Micronesians of the Gilbert Islands. The following year, the Ellice Islands became the separate British colony of Tuvalu. Independence was granted on 1 October, 1978.