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National Day of Zimbabwe

National Day of Zimbabwe

The National Day of Zimbabwe is on the 18 April (Independence Day, declaration of independence from the United Kingdom 1980 (it had been unilaterally declared independent as Rhodesia already in 1965). The history of  the National Day of Zimbabwe is as follows. In 1953 Zimbabwe started as Southern Rhodesia and was part of a federation. Read More »

National Day of Vietnam

National Day of Vietnam

The National Day of Vietnam is on the 2 September (National Day, declaration of independence from France and Japan 1945). The history of Vietnam is extensive. The National Day in Vietnam if the 2 September falls on a Friday then expect everything to slow until the Monday. Hanoi is normally empty during the National Day celebrations. Read More »

National Day of Venezuela

National Day of Venezuela

The National Day of Venezuela is on the 5 July (Independence Day, declaration of independence from Spain 1811). Note the following public holidays which has been listed below. See other countries in South America listed here. Read More »

National Day of Vatican City

National Day of Vatican City

The National Day of Vatican City is on the 24 April (Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger is inaugurated as the 265th Pope 2005). Note that there is a listing for public holidays in Vatican city which we have listed below with its local name. Read More »

National Day of Uzbekistan

Public Holidays of Uzbekistan

The National Day of Uzbekistan is on the 1 September (Independence Day, declaration of independence from the Soviet Union 1991). Note that we have listed the public holidays for the country below. Read More »

National Day of Uruguay

National Day of Uruguay

The National Day of Uruguay is on the 25 August (Día de la Independencia, declaration of independence from Portugal 1825). Note the public holidays listed below for Uruguay. The days will change but the dates tend to remain constant. Read More »

National Day of United States

National Day of United States

The National Day of United States is on the 4 July (Independence Day, declaration of independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain 1776). We have listed the public holidays below for the United States. Read More »

National Day of United Kingdom

National Day of United Kingdom

The National Day of United Kingdom does not have a recognized national day (see proposed British national day), although the Queen’s Official Birthday (which is declared annually, usually falling on a Saturday in the first half of June) is sometimes considered as such, for example, in British diplomatic institutions overseas. Read More »

National Day of UAE

National Day of UAE

The National Day of the UAE or the National Day of the United Arab Emirates is on the 2 December (National Day, formation of federation of seven emirates and independence from the United Kingdom 1971) Read More »

National Day of Ukraine

National Day of Ukraine

The National Day of Ukraine is on the 24 August (Independence from the Soviet Union 1991). Note that we have also listed the public holidays below. Read More »

National Day of Uganda

National Day of Uganda

The National Day of Uganda is on the 9 October (Independence Day, from the United Kingdom 1962, also a republic). Note that we have listed the public holidays for Uganda below. Read More »

National Day of Tuvalu

National Day of Tuvalu

The National Day of Tuvalu is on the 1 October (Independence Day, independence from the Gilbert Islands (Kiribati) 1975 and the United Kingdom 1978). Also note the public holidays have been listed below. Read More »