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List of Important National and International Days Observed - Gkseries India

Important Days


01 January Global family day
Army Medical Corps Establishment Day.
04 January Louis Braille Day
06 January World War Orphans Day
08 January African National Congress Foundation day
09 January NRI day / Pravasi Bhartiya Divas
10 January World laughter day
11 January Death day of Lal Bahadur Shastri
12 January National Youth Day
Swami Vivekanand Birthday
15 January Army Day
23 January Netaji Subhash Chandra bose birthday
24 January National Girl Child day of India
25 January India Tourism Day
Indian Voter Day
International Customs Duty Day
26 January India's Republic Day
International Customs day
27 January International Holocaust Remembrance Day
28 January Lala Lajpat Rai birthday
Data protection day
30 January National Martyrs' Day
Sarvodaya Day
Leprosy Prevention Day


02 February World Wetlands Day
04 February World Cancer day
Srilanka National day
Facebook day
06 February International day against female genital mutilation
11 February World Day of the Sick
12 February Darwin day
13 February Sarojini Naydu's birthday
World Radio Day
National Womens day
14 February Valentine’s day
20 February World day of social justice
21 February International mother language day
22 February World Thinking day
World scout day
23 February World peace and understanding day
24 February Central Excise Day
28 February National Science Day


03 March National Defence Day
04 March World day of fight against sexual exploitation
National Safety day
08 March International Women's Day
09 March CISF Raising Day
2nd Thursday of March World Kidney Day
12 March Mauritius Day
Central Industrial Security Force Day
13 March World Rotaract Day
14 March World Pie day
15 March World Contact day
World consumer right day
16 March National Vaccination Day
18 March Ordnance Manufacturing Day
20 March International Day of Happiness
International day for Francophonie
Word Sparrow day
21 March World Forestry Day
World Puppetry day
World Poetry day
World Down Syndrome day
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
22 March World water day
23 March World Meteorological Day
Ram Manohar Lohia's Birthday
Bhagat Singh, Sukhev and Rajguru's Martyrdam Day
24 March World T.B. day
International day for achievers
Rural Postal Life Insurance Day
25 March International day of remembrancevictims of slavery and transatlantic slave trade
26 March Bangladesh Liberation Day
World Purple day
27 March World Drama day (World Theater Day)


01 April April Fools day
02 April World autism awareness day
04 April International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action
05 April National Maritime Day
07 April World Health Day
Special Protection Group Foundation Day
08 April World Romani Day
10 April World Homeopathy Day
12 April World Aviation & Cosmonauts Day
13 April Jallianwallah Bagh Massacre Day
14 April Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Jayanti
World Aeronautics and Cosmology Day
15 April World day of Silence
Day of Dialogue
17 April World haemophilia day
18 April World Heritage Day
21 April World Creativity and Innovation Day
National Secrataries day
National Civil Services Day
22 April World Earth Day
23 April World book and copyright day
World English Language Day
24 April World Lab Animals Day
Panchayat Divas
25 April World Malaria day
26 April World Intellectual Property Day
28 April International Worker’s Memorial Day
World day for Safety and Health at work
29 April International Dance Day
30 April International Jazz Day


01 May International Labour Day (May Day)
03 May Press Freedom Day
International Sun Day
1st Tuesday of May World Asthma Day
04 May International Firefighters’ Day
1st Sunday of May World Laughter Day
2nd Sunday of May Mother's Day
05 May World Athletics Day
World Midwives day
06 May World No Diet Day
08 May World Red Cross Day
10 May International Migratory Bird day
11 May National Technology Day
Military Spouse Day
12 May International Nurses day
13 May International Criminal Court Day
14 May World Migratory day
15 May International Day of Families
17 May International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia
World Telecommunication Day
World Hypertension Day
Wold AIDS Vaccination day
18 May World Museum Day
20 May World Meteorology Day
21 May Antiterrorism day
National Day for Cultural Development
22 May International Day for Biological Diversity
23 May World Turtle Day
24 May Commonwealth Day
25 May World Missing Childrens day
World Multiple Sclerosis Day
Towel Day
28 May Menstrual Hygiene Day
29 May International Day of Peacekeepers
31 May World No Tobacco Day
Last Monday of May Memorial Day


01 June Global Parents Day
04 June International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
05 June World Environment Day
06 June D-Day
07 June International level crossing awareness day
08 June World ocean day
World Brain Tumor day
12 June World Day Against Child Labour
3rd Sunday of June Father’s Day
14 June World blood donor day
15 June World Elder Abuse Awareness day
16 June International Integration Day
18 June International Picnic Day
20 June World Refugee day
21 June International Yoga Day
World Music day
World Hydrography Day
23 June United Nation’s public service day
International Olympic day
International Widow’s day
26 June International day against Drug abuse & Illicit Trafficking
International Day in support of Victims of torture
28 June Tau Day
29 June National statistics day


01 July National Doctor's Day
02 July World UFO Day
World Sports Journalists Day
06 July World Zoonoses Day
07 July Global Forgiveness day
World Chocolate Day
11 July World Population Day
12 July World Malala day
14 July Bastille Day
17 July World Day for International Justice
18 July Nelson Mendela International day
26 July Kargil Vijay Diwas
28 July World Nature conservation day
World Hepatitis Day
29 July International Tiger Day


01 August Yorkshire Day
1st Sunday of August Friendship Day
06 August Hiroshima Day
09 August International day of World’s indigenous people
Quit India moment Day
Nagasaki Day
12 August International Youth day
13 August International Lefthanders Day
15 August Independence Day of India
19 August World Photography day
20 August World Mosquito Day
23 August International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
26 August Women's Equality Day
29 August National Sports Day


05 September Teachers' Day (Dr. Radhakrishnan’s birthday)
06 September Defense Day
08 September World Literacy Day
10 September World Suicide Prevention Day
11 September Patriot Day
14 September Hindi Day
15 September Engineer's Day (India)
International Day of Democracy
21 September International Day of Peace
22 September World Car Free Day
25 September Social Justice day
27 September World Tourism Day
28 September World Rabies Day
29 September World Heart Day
30 September World Mathematics Day


01 October International Coffee Day
02 October Gandhi Jayanthi
International Day of NonViolence
03 October World Habitat Day
World nature day
04 October World Animal Welfare Day
05 October World Teacher’s day
06 October World Wildlife day
World Food Security day
08 October Indian Air Force Day
09 October World Post Office day
10 October World Mental Health Day
11 October International girl child day
13 October UN International Day for National disaster reduction (World Calamity Control day)
14 October World Standards Day
15 October Global Handwashing Day
16 October World Food Day
17 October International day for the eradication of poverty
20 October World statistics day
National Solidarity Day
24 October United Nations Day
World development information Day
30 October World Thrift Day
31 October National Integration Day


01 November World vegan day
02 November All Souls' Day
05 November World Radiography day
07 November Infant Protection day
World Cancer Awareness Day
08 November Intersex Day of Remembrance
09 November Legal services day
10 November Transport day
12 November World Pneumonia Day
13 November World Kindness Day
14 November World Diabetes Day
Children's Day in India
16 November International day for Endurance
17 November World Student day
National Journalism day
18 November World Adult day
19 November World Citizen day
World Toilet Day
International Men's Day
20 November Universal Children's Day
21 November World Television Day
25 November International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
26 November Law Day
30 November Flag day


01 December World AIDS Day
02 December World Computer literacy day
International day of abolition of slavery
03 December United Nations' International Day of Persons with Disabilities
World conservation day
04 December Navy Day
05 December International Volunteer Day
World Soil Day
07 December International Civil Aviation Day
09 December International AntiCorruption Day
10 December Human Rights Day
14 December International Energy conservation day
15 December International Tea Day
18 December International Migrants day
20 December International Human solidarity
23 December Kisan Divas Farmer's Day)
26 December Boxing Day
29 December International Biodiversity day
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