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World Commemorative Dates

I decided to organize a list of all the world's commemorative dates, I feel that it will helps me to have some ideas for communication on social networks or to create campaigns on e-commerce. Some moments can't be useful and other can give great ideas to communicate something funny and interesting.

But be careful, only when it makes sense! Always putting commemorative dates just because you don't have any better idea is not good, we should focus on showing the public the product and/or service that our client sells.

The existence of international days predates the establishment of the United Nations, but the UN adopted this tool, thus helping to promote international awareness and action on various issues, or just to commemorate anniversaries of important events in history.


January 1st - World Day of Peace

January 1st - New Year's Day

January 4th - World Braille Day

January 4th - World Hypnotism Day

January 11th - International Thank You Day

January 15th - International Composer's Day

January 16th - International Spicy Food Day

January 18th - International Laughter Day

January 21th - World Religion Day

January 23th - World Freedom Day

January 24th - International Education Day

January 27th - International Port Wine Day

January 29th - World Puzzle Day


February 4th - World Cancer Day

February 6th - International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation

February 10th - World Pulses Day

February 11th - World Day of the Sick

February 11th - International Day of Women and Girls in Science

February 13th - World Radio Day

February 13th - World Marriage Day

February 14th - International Day of Love

February 15th - International Day of Children with Cancer

February 18th - International Asperger Syndrome Day

February 20th - World Day of Social Justice

February 21th - International Mother Language Day

February 27th - International Polar Bear Day

February 28th - World Rare Disease Day


March 1st - Zero Discrimination Day

March 1st - World Civil Protection Day

March 3rd - World Wildlife Day

March 4th - World Day of Prayer

March 8th - International Women's Day

March 10th - World Kidney Day

March 11th - World Plumbing Day

March 15th - World Consumer Rights Day

March 15th - World Sleep Day

March 15th - International Day Against Police Violence

March 20th - International Day of Happiness

March 20th - World Oral Health Day

March 20th - French Language Day

March 21th - International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 21th - World Poetry Day

March 21th - World Tree Day

March 21th - World Puppet Day

March 21th - International Nowruz Day

March 21th - International Down Syndrome Day

March 21th - International Day of Forests

March 22th - World Water Day

March 23th - World Meteorology Day

March 24th - World Tuberculosis Day

March 24th - International Day for the Right to the Truth about Serious Violations of Human Rights and the Dignity of Victims

March 25th - International Day of Remembrance for Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade

March 25th - International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Employees

March 26th - Earth Hour

March 27th - World Theater Day

March 31th - World Backup Day


April 1st - International Day of Fun at Work

April 2nd - International Children's Book Day

April 2nd - World Autism Awareness Day

April 4th - International Landmine Hazards Awareness Day

April 4th - World Mouse Day

April 5th - International Day of Conscience

April 6th - International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

April 6th - World Physical Activity Day

April 7th - World Health Day

April 7th - International Beaver Day

April 7th - International Day for Reflection on the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda

April 8th - International Gypsy Day

April 11th - World Parkinson's Disease Day

April 12th - International Space Flight Day

April 15th - World Art Day

April 16th - World Voice Day

April 17th - World Hemophilia Day

April 18th - World Day for Monuments and Sites

April 20th - Chinese Language Day

April 21th - World Creativity and Innovation Day

April 22th - International Earth Day

April 23th - World Book and Copyright Day

April 23th - English Language Day

April 23th - Spanish Language Day

April 23th - World Scouting Day

April 24th - International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace

April 24th - World Laboratory Animal Day

April 25th - World Malaria Day

April 25th - International Day of Young Women in ICT

April 25th - World Penguin Day

April 26th - International Day of Remembrance for the Chernobyl Disaster

April 26th - World Intellectual Property Day

April 27th - International Guide Dog Day

April 27th - World Graphic Designer Day

April 28th - World Day for Safety and Health at Work

April 29th - World Dance Day

April 30th - International Jazz Day

April 30th - World Veterinary Medicine Day


May 1st - World Laughter Day

May 2nd - World Tuna Day

May 3rd - World Press Freedom Day

May 3rd - World Asthma Day

May 4th - International Firefighters Day

May 5th - World Traffic and Courtesy Driving Day

May 5th - World Hand Hygiene Day

May 5th - International Midwife Day

May 5th - World Portuguese Language Day

May 6th - International Tuba Day

May 6th - International No Diet Day

May 7th - World Ankylosing Spondylitis Day

May 8th - World Red Cross Day

May 8th - World Social Security Day

May 8th - World Ovarian Cancer Day

May 10th - World Lupus Day

May 11th - World Migratory Bird Day

May 12th - International Nurses Day

May 15th - International Day of Families

May 16th - International Day of Light

May 16th - International Day of Life in Union for Peace

May 17th - World Telecommunications and Information Society Day

May 17th - World Internet Day

May 17th - World Hypertension Day

May 17th - International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

May 17th - World Pastry Day

May 18th - International Museum Day

May 18th - World AIDS Vaccine Day

May 18th - International Day of the Fascination of Plants

May 19th - World Family Doctor's Day

May 20th - World Bee Day

May 20th - International Day of Virtual Assistants

May 20th - World Metrology Day

May 21th - World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

May 21th - National Day to Fight Obesity

May 21th - World Whiskey Day

May 21th - International Tea Day

May 21th - World Fish Migration Day

May 22th - International Day for Biological Diversity

May 23th - International Day for the End of Obstetric Fistula

May 23th - World Turtle Day

May 25th - International Missing Children's Day

May 28th - International Women's Health Day

May 28th - International Play Day

May 29th - International Day of UN Peacekeepers

May 29th - National Energy Day

May 29th - World Digestive Health Day

May 30th - World Multiple Sclerosis Day

May 31th - World No Tobacco Day


June 1st - Father's Day

June 1st - World Children's Day

June 3rd - World Bike Day

June 4th - International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Assault

June 5th - World Environment Day

June 5th - International Day to Combat Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing

June 6th - Russian Language Day

June 7th - World Food Safety Day

June 8th - World Oceans Day

June 9th - International Archives Day

June 12th - World Day Against Child Labor

June 13th - World Albinism Awareness Day

June 14th - World Blood Donor Day

June 15th - World Violence Awareness Day against Older Persons

June 15th - World Wind Day

June 16th - International Day of the African Child

June 16th - International Family Remittance Day

June 17th - World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

June 18th - Sustainable Gastronomy Day

June 18th - International Sushi Day

June 18th - International Picnic Day

June 18th - International Panic Day

June 18th - World Juggling Day

June 18th - Autistic Pride Day

June 19th - International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

June 19th - World Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Day

June 20th - World Refugee Day

June 20th - World Productivity Day

June 21th - International Yoga Day

June 21th - World Giraffe Day

June 21th - World Humanist Day

June 23th - United Nations Public Service Day

June 23th - International Day of Widows

June 25th - World Vitiligo Day

June 25th - World Sailor's Day

June 26th - International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

June 26th - International Day of Support for Victims of Torture

June 27th - Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Day

June 28th - International Body Piercing Day

June 29th - International Day of the Tropics

June 29th - International Mud Day

June 30th - International Asteroid Day

June 30th - International Parliamentarianism Day

June 30th - World Social Media Day


July 1st - World Rescue Day

July 1st - World Library Day

July 1st - International Joke Day

July 2nd - World UFO Day

July 3rd - International Plastic Bag Free Day

July 3rd - World Naturism Day

July 5th - World Bikini Day

July 6th - International Day of Cooperatives

July 7th - World Chocolate Day

July 8th - World Allergy Day

July 9th - World Disarmament Day

July 10th - World Pizza Day

July 11th - World Population Day

July 13th - World Rock Day

July 14th - World Freedom of Thought Day

July 15th - World Youth Skills Day

July 16th - World Snake Day

July 17th - World Day of International Justice

July 18th - International Nelson Mandela Day

July 22th - World Brain Day

July 25th - World Drowning Day

July 26th - World Grandparents Day

July 28th - World Hepatitis Day

July 28th - World Day for Nature Conservation

July 29th - International Tiger Day

July 30th - International Friendship Day

July 30th - International Day of the Friend

July 30th - World Day against Trafficking in Persons

July 31th - World Day of the Nature Watcher


August 5th - International Beer Day

August 8th - World Cat Day

August 9th - International Day of Indigenous Peoples

August 10th - World Lion Day

August 12th - International Youth Day

August 12th - World Elephant Day

August 13th - World Left-handed Day

August 19th - World Humanitarian Day

August 19th - World Photography Day

August 20th - International Day of the Homeless Animal

August 20th - World Mosquito Day

August 21th - International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to Victims of Terrorism

August 23th - International Day in Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition

August 24th - International Strange Music Day

August 24th - World Artist Day

August 26th - International Women's Equality Day

August 26th - World Dog Day