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Important Days and Dates of the Year (Month-wise List)

Important Days and Dates of the Year

  • In this Article “Important Days and Dates of the Year” we will discuss about the important days and dates of the year which are most important for all government exams. Read the complete article to know the upcoming important days and dates.
  • Here, we have shared a month-wise list of important national and international days and dates for RRB NTPC, SSC CGL and Other Competitive Exams.
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Important Days & Dates of January

Dates & Days


1st January

Global Family Day

4th January

World Braille Day

9th January

NRI Day (Pravasi Bharatiya Divas)

10th January

World Hindi Day

12th January

National Youth Day (Birthday of Swami Vivekanand)

15th January

Indian Army Day

23rd January

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Jayanti

24th January

National Girl Child Day

25th January

National Voters Day
National Tourism Day

26th January

India’s Republic Day,
International Customs Day

27th January

International Day of Commemoration

January (Last Sunday)

World Leprosy Eradication Day

30th January

Martyrs’ Day


Important Days & Dates of February

Dates & Days


2nd February

World Wetlands Day

4th February

World Cancer Day


Safer Internet Day
(second day of second week of February)

10th February

World Pulses Day
National De-worming Day

11th February

International day of women and girls in science
Thomas Edison’s Birth Anniversary

12th February

International Darwin Day
National Productivity Day

13th February

World Radio Day
National Women’s Day (Birth Date of Sarojini Naidu)

14th February

Valentine Day

20th February

World Day of Social Justice

21st February

International Mother Language Day

24th February

Central Excise Day

28th February

National Science Day

Important Days & Dates of March

Dates & Days


1st March

Zero Discrimination Day
World Civil Defense Day

3rd March

World Wildlife Day,
World Hearing Day

4th March

National Security Day

8th March

International Women’s Day

10th March

CISF Raising Day

15th March

World Consumer Rights Day

16th March

National Vaccination Day

18th March

Ordnance Factories Day
Global Recycling Day

20th March

International Day of Happiness

World Sparrow Day

21st March

World Forestry Day,
World Down Syndrome Day

22nd March

World Water Day

23rd March

World Meteorological Day

24th March

World TB Day

27th March

World Theatre Day

Second Wednesday of March

No Smoking Day

Second Thursday of March

World Kidney Day


Important Days & Dates of April

Dates & Days


1st April

Prevention of Blindness Week

2nd April

World Autism Awareness Day

4th April

International Day for Mine Awareness
and Assistance in Mine action

5th April

National Maritime Day

7th April

World Health Day,
Handloom Week

8th April

World Tradition Day

10th April

World Homeopathy Day

11th April

National Safe Motherhood Day

17th April

World Hemophilia Day

18th April

World Heritage Day

21st April

Secretaries’ Day

22nd April

International Earth Day

23rd April

World Book & Copyright Day

24th April

National Panchayati Day

29th April

International Dance Day


Important Days & Dates of May

Dates & Days


1st May

International Labor Day,
Maharashtra Day

3rd May

World Press Freedom Day

First Sunday of May

World Laughter Day

First Tuesday of may

World Asthma Day

Second Sunday of May

Mother’s Day

4th May

Coal Miners’ Day,
International Firefighters Day

7th May

World Athletics Day

8th May

World Red Cross Day

8th May

World Thalassaemia Day

11th May

National Technology Day

12th May

International Nurses Day

15th May

International Day of Family

17th May

World Telecommunication Day,
World Hypertension Day

18th May

World AIDS Vaccine Day,

International Museum Day

21st May

National Anti-Terrorism Day

22nd May

International Day for Biological Diversity

24th May

National Commonwealth Day

31st May

Anti-tobacco Day


Important Days & Dates of June

Dates & Days


1st June

World Milk Day

3rd June

World Bicycle Day

4th June

International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression

5th June

World Environment Day

7th June

World Food Safety Day

8th June

World Ocean Day

Third Sunday of June

Father’s Day

12th June

Anti-Child Labor Day

14th June

World Blood Donor Day

20th June

World Refugee Day

21st June


International Yoga Day

World Music Day,

World Hydrography Day

23rd June

United Nations Public Service Day,

International Olympic Day

26th June

International Day against Drug Abuse & Illicit Trafficking

29th June

National Statistics Day (Birthday of P.C. Mahanalobis)


Important Days & Dates of July

Dates & Days


1st July

Doctor’s Day

6th July

World Zoonoses Day

11th July

World Population Day

17th July

World Day for International Justice

28th July

World Nature Conservation Day


Important Days & Dates of August

Dates & Days


1st –7th August

World Breastfeeding Week

First Sunday of August

International Friendship Day

6th August

Hiroshima Day

9th August

Quit India Day
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

11th August

National Daughter’s Day

12th August

International Youth Day

15th August

Indian Independence Day

19th August

Photography Day

World Humanitarian Day

21st August

World Senior Citizen’s Day

29th August

National Sports Day


Important Days & Dates of September

Dates & Days


1st September

National Nutrition Week

2nd September

World Coconut Day

5th September

Teachers’ Day

8th September

International Literacy Day

14th September

Hindi Diwas

15th September

Engineers’ Day

International Day of Democracy

16th September

World Ozone Day

International Day for Preservation

21st September

Alzheimer’s Day

22nd September

Rose Day (Welfare of Cancer patients)

Last Sunday of September

World Rivers Day

26th September

World Contraception Day

27th September

World Tourism Day

29th September

World Heart Day

30th September

International Translation Day


Important Days & Dates of October

Dates & Days


1st October

International Day for the Elderly

2nd October

Gandhi Jayanti,

Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti
International Day of Non-Violence

First Monday of October

World Habitat Day

4th October

World Animal Welfare Day

8th October

Indian Air Force Day

9th October

World Post Office Day

10th October

World Mental Health Day,
National Post Day

10ht October

World Sight Day

11th October

International Day of the Girl Child

13th October

International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction

14th October

World Standards Day

15th October

World Students Day,
World White Cane Day

16th October

World Food Day

24th October

World Development Information Day,
UN Day

30th October

World Thrift Day

31st October

National Unity Day


Important Days & Dates of November

Dates & Days


5th November

World Tsunami Day
National Ayurveda Day

7th November

National Cancer Awareness Day

9th November

Legal Services Day

11th November

National Education Day

14th November

Children’s Day (Birthday of Jawahar Lal nehru)
Diabetes Day

17th November

National Epilepsy Day

19th November

World Citizen Day

20th November

Africa Industrialisation Day

21st November

World Television Day

29th November

International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People


Important Days & Dates of December

Dates & Days


1st December

World AIDS Day

2nd December

National Pollution Control

3rd December

World Day of Handicapped

4th December

Indian Navy Day

7th December

Indian Armed Forces Flag Day

10th December

Human Rights Day

11th December

International Mountain Day

14th December

World Energy Conservation Day

16th December

Vijay Diwas

18th December

National Minorities Rights Day

22nd December

National Mathematics Day

23rd December

Kisan Divas

24th December

National Consumers Day



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