Important days / dates in January:
January 01: Global Family Day, Army Medical Corps Foundation Day.
06 January: World War Orphan Day.
08 January: African National Congress Foundation Day
09 January: NRI Day / Pravasi Bharatiya Divas.
January 10: World Laughter Day.
January 11: Lal Bahadur Shastri’s death day
January 12: National Youth Day, Swami Vivekananda’s birthday
15 January: Army Day.
January 23: Birthday of Netaji Subhash Chandra.
24 January: National Girl Child Day of India.
25 January: India Tourism Day, Indian Voters’ Day, International Customs Day.
26 January: Republic Day of India
26 January: International Customs Day.
27 January: International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
January 28: Lala Lajpat Rai’s birthday
January 28: Data Protection Day
January 30: National Martyr’s Day or Sarvodaya Day
January 30: World Leprosy Eradication Day.
Important days / dates in February:
02 February: World Wetland Day
04 February: World Cancer Day, Sri Lanka National Day, Facebook Day.
05 February: Kashmir Day (in Pakistan)
06 February: International day against female genital mutilation.
Second Sunday of February: World Marriage Day.
11 February: World Day of Sick
12 February: Darwin Day
February 13: Birthday of Sarojini Naidu, World Radio Day, National Women’s 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: Day of World Peace and Understanding
24 February: Central Excise Day.
February 28: National Science Day.
Important days / dates in March:
March 3: National Defense Day
March 4: World Day of Fight against Sexual Exploitation, National Security / Security Day.
March 8: International Women’s Day.
March 9: CISF Foundation Day.
Second Thursday of March – World Kidney Day
March 12: Mauritius Day, Central Industrial Security Force Day.
March 13: World Kidney Day, World Rotate Day.
March 14: World Pie Day.
Second Monday of March – Commonwealth Day
March 15: World Handicap Day, World Contact Day.
March 15: World Consumer Rights Day.
March 16: National Immunization Day.
March 18: National Ordinance Factory Day
March 20: World Day of Theater for Children and Youth.
March 20: International Day of Happiness, International Day for Francophony, Word Sparrow Day.
March 21: World Forestry Day.
March 22: World Water Day.
23 March: World Meteorological Day, Pakistan Day (AAP-E-Pakistan).
March 24: World T.B. day
March 24: International Day for Achievers
March 25: International Day of Remembrance of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade.
March 26: Bangladesh Liberation Day, World Purple Day (Epilepsy Awareness Day).
March 27: World Drama Day (World Theater Day)
Important days / dates in April:
April 1: Orissa Day, April Fool’s Day.
2 April: World Autism Awareness Day.
April 5: National Maritime Day.
7 April: World Health Day.
8 April: World Romani Day.
April 12: World Aviation and Cosmonauts Day
April 13: Jallianwala Bagh Massacre Day.
April 14: Drs. B.R. Ambedkar Jayanti.
17 April: World Haemophilia Day
18 April: World Heritage Day.
April 21: World Creativity and Innovation Day, National Security Day, National Civil Service Day
April 22: World Earth Day.
23 April: World Book and Copyright Day, World English Language Day.
April 24: World Lab Animal Day.
25 April: World Malaria Day, Italy Liberation Day
26 April: World Intellectual Property Day
April 29: International Dance Day
30 April: International Jazz Day.
Important days / dates in May
May 1: International Labor Day (Labor Day), Maharashtra Day.
May 4: Coal minutes reform, International Fire Day.
May (First Sunday): World Laughter Day
May (second Sunday): Mother’s Day
May 05: World Athletics Day, World Midday Day
May 06: World Diet Day No
8 May: World Red Cross Day or Red Crescent Day, remembrance and harmony for the lost lives of World War II
May 9: Victory Day, World Thalassemia Day.
May 10: International Migratory Bird Day.
May 11: National Technology Day.
May 12: International Nurses Day.
May 13: International Criminal Court Day.
May 14: World Diaspora Day
15 May: International Family Day.
17 May: World Telecommunications Day (Information Society Day), World Hypertension Day, Wald AIDS Vaccination Day, International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia
18 May: World Museum Day
May 20: World Meteorological Day
21 May: Anti-Terrorism Day, National Day for Cultural Development.
May 22: International Biodiversity Day
May 24: Commonwealth Day.
25 May: World Missing Children’s Day
May 29: International Day of Peace Soldiers
31 May: World Anti-Tobacco Day.
Important days / dates in June:
June 1: Global Parent’s Day.
4 June: Victim of international innocent children’s aggression.
5 June: World Environment Day.
June 7: Crossing the International Day of Awareness Day
12 June: World Day Against Child Labor
June (Sunday 3): Father’s Day.
14 June: World Blood Donor Day.
15 June: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
16 June: International Day of Unity
17 June: World Day to deal with desert and drought.
June 18: International Picnic Day
20 June: World Refugee Day.
June 21: World Music Day.
23 June: International Olympic Day.
23 June: International Widow’s Day
Important days / dates in July:
1 July: National Doctor’s Day, World Doctor’s Day.
2 July: World Sports Journalists Day.
July (First Saturday): International Day of Cooperation.
July 4: American Independence Day
6 July: World Junoz Day.
7 July: Global Pardon Day, World Chocolate Day.
11 July: World Population Day.
12 July: World Malala Day
18 July: Nelson Mendela International Day
July 26: Kargil Vijay Day or Vijaya Day.
29 July: International Tiger Day
Important days / dates of August:
2 August: International Friendship Day.
3 August: Niger’s Independence Day
August 5: Independence Day of the Upper Volta
August 6: Hiroshima Day
August 12: International Youth Day.
August 14: Pakistan’s Independence Day.
15 August: India’s Independence Day
August 19: World Photography Day.
20 August: Good Luck Day
August 29: National Sports Day, Dhyanchand’s birthday.
August 30: Small Industries Day.
Important days / dates in September:
September 5: Teacher’s Day (Dr. Radhakrishnan’s birthday)
8 September: World Literacy Day.
14 September: Hindi Day, World First Aid Day
16 September: World Ozone Day. Engineer Day in India
21 September: Alzheimer’s Day, International Day of Peace
25 September: Social Justice Day
26 September: Day of Def.
27 September: World Tourism Day.
Important days / dates in October:
1 October: International Day of Older Persons
October 2: Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday, International Day of Non-Violence
October 3: World Habitat Day, World Nature Day
October 4: World Animal Welfare Day.
October 5: World Teacher’s Day
October 6: World Food Security Day.
October 8: Indian Air Force Day.
October 9: World Post Office Day.
October 10: National Post Day, World Mental Health Day.
October 11: International Girl’s Day
October 12: World Arthritis Day, World Vision Day.
13 October: United Nations International Day for National Disaster Reduction (World Disaster Control Day)
14 October: World Standard Day.
October 15: World White Cane Day (Guiding the Blind)
16 October: World Food Day.
20 October: World Statistics Day, National Integration Day
24 October: World Development Information Day.
October 30: World Thrift Day.
31 October: National Unity Day (in memory of Sardar Patel), National Unity Day (in memory of Indira Gandhi)
Important days / dates in November:
1 November: World Vegetarian Day
November 5: World Radiography Day.
7 November: Infant Safety Day, World Cancer Awareness Day
November 9: Legal Services Day.
November 10: Transport Day.
November 14: Children’s Day in India, Jawaharlal Nehru’s birthday, World Diabetes Day.
16 November: International Day for Endurance
17 November: World Student Day, National Journalism Day, Guru Nanak Dev’s birthday
November 18: World Adult Day.
19 November: World Civil Day.
20 November: Africa Industrialization Day, Universal Children’s Day.
21 November: World Television Day, World Fisheries Day.
25 November: World Non-Veg Day.
26 November: Law Day
30 November: Flag Day.
Important days / dates in December:
1 December: World AIDS Day.
2 December: International Day of the Abolition of Slavery
3 December: International Day of People with Disabilities, World Conservation Day
December 4: Navy Day.
9 December: International Day against Corruption.
10 December: Human Rights Day.
11 December: International Mountain Day, UNICEF Day
14 December: International Energy Conservation Day.
18 December: International Migrant Day.
19 December: Goa Liberation Day
20 December: International Human Solidarity.
23 December: Farmers’ Day (Farmer’s Day).
29 December: International Biodiversity Day