Important Days in a Year
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January 01: Global Family Day.
January 01: Army Medical Corps Establishment Day
January 04: World Braille Day
January 06: World Day of War Orphan’s
January 09: NRI Day (Pravasi Bhartiya Divas).
January 10: World Hindi Day
January 12: National Youth Day (Birthday of Swami Vivekananda).
January 15: Army Day.
January 16: National Religious Freedom Day
January 19: National Disaster Response Force Raising Day
January 23: Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Birthday (Desh Prem Divas)
January 24: National Girl Child Day
January 25: National Tourism Day
January 25: National Voters Day
January 26: India’s Republic Day
January 26: International Customs Day.
January 28: Lala Lajpat Rai birthday
January 28: Data Protection Day
Last Sunday of Jan (28th 2018): World Leprosy Eradication Day
January 30: Martyrs’ Day
February 01: Indian Coast Guard Day
February 02: World Wetland Day
February 04: World Cancer Day
February 06: International Day of Zero Tolerance against female genital mutilation
February 11: International Day of Women and Girls in Science
February 12: Darwin Day
Feb 12th – 18th: National Productivity Week
February 13: World Radio Day
February 13: Sarojini Naidu’s Birthday
February 14: Valentine’s Day
February 20: World Day of Social Justice
February 21: International Mother Language Day
February 22: World Thinking Day
February 23: World Peace and Understanding Day
February 24: Central Excise Day
February 28: National Science Day
2nd Thursday in March: World Kidney Day
3rd Friday in March: World Sleep Day
March 1: Zero Discrimination Day, World Civil Defence Day
March 3: World Wildlife Day, World Hearing Day
March 4: World Day of the fight against sexual exploitation, National Security Day, National Safety Day.
March 8: International Women’s Day
March 14: Pi Day (3/14)
March 15: World consumer rights Day.
March 20: World Day of theatre for children and young people.
March 20: International Day for Francophonie
March 20: World Sparrow Day
March 21: International Day of Forests
March 21: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
March 22: World Water Day
March 23: World Meteorological Day
March 24: World Tuberculosis Day
March 24: International Day for Achievers
March 25: International Day of remembrance-victims of slavery and the transatlantic slave trade
March 27: World Drama Day
March 27: World Theatre Day
April 2: World Autism Awareness Day
April 4: International Day for mine awareness and assistance in mine action
April 5: National Maritime Day (India)
April 7: World Health Day
April 10: World Homeopathy Day
April 11: National Safe Motherhood Day
April 17: World Haemophilia Day
April 18: World Heritage Day
April 20: World Orphans Day
April 21: Civil Services Day
April 22: Earth Day
April 23: World Book and Copyright Day
April 24: National Panchayati Raj Diwas
April 25: World Malaria Day
April 26: World Intellectual property Day
April 29: International Dance Day
April 30: International Jazz Day
Last week of April: World Immunization Week
May 1: International Labour Day (Workers Day)
May 3: Press Freedom Day
May 4: Coal miner’s Day
1st Sunday of May: World Laughter Day
May 8: World Red Cross Day
May 9: Victory Day of Soviet Union
May 11: National Technology Day
May 12: International Nurses Day
2nd Sunday of May: Mother’s Day
May 15: International Day of the Family
May 16: National Dengue Day
May 17: World Telecommunication Day, World Hypertension Day
May 18: World AIDS Vaccine Day, International Museum Day
May 20: World Metrology Day
May 21: Anti-terrorism Day
May 22: International Day for Biodiversity
May 24: Commonwealth Day (India)
May 29: International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
May 31: Anti-Tobacco Day (World No Tobacco Day)
June 1: World Milk Day (India)
June 4: International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression.
June 5: World Environment Day
June 8: World Ocean Day
June 12: World Day Against Child Labour
June 14: World Blood Donor Day.
June 15: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
June 17: World Day to combat desertification and Drought
June 19: International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict
June 20: World Refugee Day
June 21: World Music Day
June 21: World Hydrographic Day
June 21: International Day of Yoga
3rd Sunday of June: Father’s Day
June 23: United Nation’s Public Service Day
June 23: International Widow’s Day
June 26: International Day against Drug abuse & Illicit Trafficking
June 29: National Statistics Day
July 1: National Doctor’s Day
First Saturday of July: International Day of Co-operatives
July 6: World Zoonosis Day
July 7: Global Forgiveness Day
July 11: World Population Day
July 12: World Malala Day
July 15: World Youth skills Day
July 17: World Day for International Justice
July 18: Nelson Mandela International Day
July 26: Kargil Vijay Diwas
July 28: World Nature Conservation Day, World Hepatitis Day
July 29: International Tiger Day
July 30: World Day against Trafficking in Persons
August (1-7): World Breastfeeding Week
First Sunday of August: Friendship Day (India), International Forgiveness Day
August 6: Hiroshima Day
August 7: National Handloom Day
August 9: Quit India Day and Nagasaki Day
August 10: World Bio-fuel Day
August 12: International Youth Day
August 15: Independence Day of India
August 19: World Humanitarian Day, World Photography Day
August 20: World Mosquito Day
August 23: International Day for the remembrance of the slave trade and its abolition
August 26: Women’s Equality Day
August 29: National Sports Day
August 29: International Day against Nuclear Tests
September 2: World coconut Day
September 5: International Day of charity, Teachers’ Day (Dr. Radhakrishnan’s birthday)
September 8: World Literacy Day
First Saturday of September: World First Aid Day
September 14: National Hindi Diwas
September 15: International Day of democracy, Engineers Day (India)
September 16: World Ozone Day
September 21: Alzheimer’s Day, International Day of peace
Last Sunday of September: Day of the Deaf
September 27: World Tourism Day, World Maritime Day
September 28: World Rabies Day
September 29: World Heart Day
September 30: International Translation Day
October 1: International Day of the older person, World Vegetarian Day
October 2: Mahatma Gandhi birthday, International Day of non- violence
First Friday of October: World Smile Day
First Monday of October: World Habitat Day, World Architecture Day.
October 4: World Animal Day
October 5: World Teacher’s Day
October 8: Indian Air Force Day
October 9: World Post Office Day
Second Thursday of October: World Sight Day
October 10: World Mental Health Day
October 11: International girl child Day
October 12: World Arthritis Day
Second Wednesday of October UN International Day for National disaster reduction, World Calamity Control Day.
October 14: World Standards Day.
October 15: World White Cane Day (guiding the Blind)
October 15: World Students Day (Birthday of A. P. J. Abdul Kalam).
October 16: World Food Day
October 17: International Day for the eradication of poverty.
October 20: World Statistics Day
October 22: World Energy Day
October 24: UN Day, World development information Day.
October 30: World Saving Day or World Thrift Day.
October 31: World Cities Day
November 1: World Vegan Day
November 2: International Day to end impurity for crimes against Journalist
November 5: World Tsunami awareness Day
November 8: World Radiography Day.
November 9: National legal services Day
November 10: World Science Day for peace and development
November 12: World Pneumonia Day
November 14: World Diabetes Day
November 14: Children’s Day in India, Jawaharlal Nehru birthday
November 16: International Day for Tolerance
November 17: International Day of Students, National Journalism Day.
Third Thursday of November: World Philosophy Day
November 18: World Adult Day.
November 19: World Citizen Day.
November 19: World Toilet Day, National Integration Day.
November 20: Africa Industrialization Day, Universal Children’s Day.
November 21: World Television Day, World Fisheries Day.
November 21: World Hello Day
November 25: World Non-veg Day.
November 25: International Day for the Elimination of violence against women
November 26: Constitution Day (National Law Day or Samvidhan Divas)
November 29: International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People.
December 1: World AIDS Day.
December 2: World Computer literacy Day, International Day of abolition of slavery
December 3: International Day of People with Disabilities.
December 4: Navy Day.
December 5: International Volunteer Day for economic and social development, World Soil Day.
December 7: Armed Forces Flag Day, International Civil Aviation Day.
December 9: International Day against corruption.
December 10: Human Rights Day.
December 11: International Mountain Day.
December 14: International Energy conservation Day (India)
December 15: International Tea Day
December 17: International Day against violence against sex workers
December 18: International Migrants Day.
December 19: Goa’s Liberation Day.
December 20: International Human Solidarity Day
December 23: Kisan Divas (Farmer’s Day).
December 25: National Good governance Day (Birth anniversary of Atal Bihari Vajpayee)