February
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Year: Country:
Presidents' Day (Washington's Birthday)
20.02.2017, Monday
Presidents' Day (Washington's Birthday)
Washington's Birthday, or Presidents' Day, honors the life and work of the first president of the United States, George Washington.
Defender of the Fatherland Day
23.02.2017, Thursday
Defender of the Fatherland Day
Many Russians celebrate Defender of the Fatherland Day on February 23, when they honor military forces and veterans.
People Power Anniversary
25.02.2017, Saturday
People Power Anniversary
People Power Anniversary in the Philippines commemorates the successful non-violent demonstration in Manila in 1986 that saw a change of government for the nation.
Shrove Monday
27.02.2017, Monday
Shrove Monday
Carnival Monday is two days before Ash Wednesday and parades are held in many Catholic areas of Germany.
Carnival/Shrove Tuesday
28.02.2017, Tuesday
Carnival/Shrove Tuesday
Shrove Tuesday is a religious holiday that is on the day before Ash Wednesday. It is also known as the Tuesday of Carnival, which is a festive occasion among many cultures.
Carnival end (until 14 hours)
01.03.2017, Wednesday
Carnival end (until 14 hours)
Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
Labour Day
06.03.2017, Monday
Labour Day
Labour Day in Australia celebrates workers role in contributing towards the nation’s economy. It is an annual public holiday but its date varies across the states and territories.
St. Patrick's Day
17.03.2017, Friday
St. Patrick's Day
St Patrick's Day commemorates the life and work of St Patrick, a Christian missionary who lived in the fourth and fifth centuries.
Father Day
19.03.2017, Sunday
Father Day
Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.