International Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday Name
Wed, January 4World Braille Day
Sat, January 7International Programmers' Day
Fri, January 13Friday the 13th
Sun, January 15World Religion Day
Thu, January 26International Customs Day
Fri, January 27International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust
Sun, January 29World Leprosy Day
Thu, February 2World Wetlands Day
Sat, February 4World Cancer Day
Mon, February 6International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation
Sat, February 11World Day of the Sick
Mon, February 13World Radio Day
Mon, February 20World Day of Social Justice
Tue, February 21International Mother Language Day
Wed, March 1Self-Injury Awareness Day
Wed, March 1Zero Discrimination Day
Fri, March 3World Wildlife Day
Wed, March 8International Women's Day
Thu, March 9World Kidney Day
Mon, March 20International Day of Happiness
Tue, March 21International Day of Nowruz
Tue, March 21World Down Syndrome Day
Tue, March 21International Day of Forests
Tue, March 21International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Tue, March 21World Poetry Day
Wed, March 22World Water Day
Thu, March 23World Meteorological Day
Fri, March 24World Tuberculosis Day
Fri, March 24International Day for the Right to the Truth concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims
Sat, March 25International Day of Remembrance of Slavery Victims and the Transatlantic Slave Trade
Sat, March 25International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members
Sat, March 25Earth Hour
Sat, April 1April Fool's Day
Sun, April 2World Autism Awareness Day
Tue, April 4United Nations' Mine Awareness Day
Thu, April 6International Day of Sport for Development and Peace
Fri, April 7United Nations' World Health Day
Fri, April 7Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Rwanda Genocide
Tue, April 11Equal Pay Day
Wed, April 12International Day of Human Space Flight
Tue, April 18International Day for Monuments and Sites
Thu, April 20Chinese Language Day
Sat, April 22Earth Day
Sun, April 23World Book and Copyright Day
Sun, April 23English Language Day
Tue, April 25World Malaria Day
Wed, April 26World Intellectual Property Day
Fri, April 28World Day for Safety and Health at Work
Sat, April 29Day of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare
Sun, April 30International Jazz Day
Wed, May 3World Press Freedom Day
Mon, May 8World Ovarian Cancer Day
Mon, May 8Time of Remembrance and Reconciliation for Those Who Lost Their Lives during the Second World War
Wed, May 10Day of Vesak
Fri, May 12International Nurses Day
Sat, May 13World Migratory Bird Day
Mon, May 15International Day of Families
Wed, May 17World Information Society Day
Sat, May 20World Autoimmune Arthritis Day
Sun, May 21World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development
Mon, May 22International Day for Biological Diversity
Tue, May 23International Day to End Obstetric Fistula
Thu, May 25African Liberation Day
Mon, May 29International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
Wed, May 31World No Tobacco Day
Thu, June 1Global Day of Parents
Sun, June 4International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
Mon, June 5World Environment Day
Thu, June 8World Oceans Day
Mon, June 12World Day Against Child Labour
Wed, June 14World Blood Donor Day
Thu, June 15World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Sat, June 17World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
Tue, June 20World Refugee Day
Wed, June 21International Day of Yoga
Fri, June 23International Widows' Day
Fri, June 23Public Service Day
Sun, June 25Day of the Seafarer
Mon, June 26International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
Mon, June 26International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
Sat, July 1International Day of Cooperatives
Tue, July 11World Population Day
Tue, July 18Nelson Mandela Day
Fri, July 28World Hepatitis Day
Sun, July 30International Day of Friendship
Wed, August 9International Day of the World's Indigenous People
Sat, August 12International Youth Day
Sat, August 19World Humanitarian Day
Wed, August 23International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
Tue, August 29International Day against Nuclear Tests
Wed, August 30International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances
Thu, August 31International Overdose Awareness Day
Mon, September 4World Sexual Health Day
Tue, September 5International Day of Charity
Fri, September 8International Literacy Day
Sun, September 10World Suicide Prevention Day
Tue, September 12International Day for South-South Cooperation
Wed, September 13International Programmers' Day
Fri, September 15International Day of Democracy
Sat, September 16International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer
Thu, September 21International Day of Peace
Sat, September 23International Celebrate Bisexuality Day
Tue, September 26International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons
Tue, September 26World Day against Trafficking Persons
Wed, September 27World Tourism Day
Thu, September 28World Rabies Day
Thu, September 28World Maritime Day
Fri, September 29World Heart Day
Sun, October 1International Day of Older Persons
Sun, October 1World Vegetarian Day
Mon, October 2International Day of Non-Violence
Mon, October 2World Habitat Day
Wed, October 4World Cerebral Palsy Day
Thu, October 5World Teachers' Day
Mon, October 9World Post Day
Tue, October 10World Mental Health Day
Wed, October 11International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
Wed, October 11International Day of the Girl Child
Thu, October 12World Sight Day
Fri, October 13Friday the 13th
Sun, October 15International Day of Rural Women
Mon, October 16World Food Day
Tue, October 17International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Tue, October 24United Nations Day
Tue, October 24World Development Information Day
Fri, October 27World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
Sun, October 29World Stroke Day
Wed, November 1World Vegan Day
Thu, November 2International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists
Mon, November 6International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict
Fri, November 10World Science Day for Peace and Development
Sun, November 12World Pneumonia Day
Tue, November 14World Diabetes Day
Thu, November 16International Day for Tolerance
Thu, November 16World Philosophy Day
Fri, November 17World Prematurity Day
Sun, November 19World Toilet Day
Sun, November 19International Men's Day
Sun, November 19World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims
Mon, November 20Universal Children's Day
Mon, November 20Africa Industrialization Day
Tue, November 21World Television Day
Sat, November 25International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
Tue, November 28Giving Tuesday
Wed, November 29International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
Fri, December 1World AIDS Day
Sat, December 2International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
Sun, December 3International Day of Persons with Disabilities
Tue, December 5World Soil Day
Tue, December 5International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
Thu, December 7International Civil Aviation Day
Sat, December 9International Anti-Corruption Day
Sun, December 10Human Rights Day
Mon, December 11International Mountain Day
Mon, December 18International Migrants Day
Mon, December 18Arabic Language Day
Wed, December 20International Human Solidarity Day