Holidays Calendar for June 14, 2016

Liberation Day in the Falkland Islands

June 14 is Liberation Day in the Falkland Islands. This public holiday commemorates the end of the occupation of the archipelago by Argentina in 1982.

Flag Day in the USA

June 14 is Flag Day in the USA. This holiday commemorates the adoption of the flag of the U.S. by the Continental Congress in 1777.

Memorial Day for the Victims of Repression in Armenia

June 14 is Memorial Day for the Victims of Repression in Armenia. This remembrance day was proposed by the Armenian Revolutionary Front (Dashnaktsutyun), an Armenia socialist and nationalist political party.

Day of Mourning in the Baltic Countries

June 14 is an official day of mourning in the Baltic countries (Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia). This day was set aside for remembrance of those who were exiled to Siberia as part of Soviet repressions in the Baltic states.

National Strawberry Shortcakes Day

June 14 is National Strawberry Shortcakes Day. Traditionally it’s a sweet biscuit paired with fresh strawberries and whipped cream. This is one of the most delicious and easiest summer treats.

World Blood Donor Day

World Blood Donor Day is an official global public health campaign marked by the World Health Organization on June 14 each year. It focuses on expressing gratitude to blood donors for their donations and raising awareness of the need for blood and blood products.

Honor America Days

Annually 21 days from Flag Day areHonor America Days. This observance was created with the aim that all Americans could celebrate and honor their country in an appropriate way.


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