Holidays Calendar for June 20, 2016


Queen's Official Birthday in British Overseas Territories and the Norfolk Island

The Queen’s Official Birthday is celebrated as a public holiday in some Commonwealth realms and British overseas territories that have Queen Elizabeth II as the reigning constitutional monarch. In most overseas territories, it is observed on the third Monday in June.

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National Heroes Day in Bermuda

National Heroes Day is annually celebrated in Bermuda on the third Monday in June. This holiday was established in 2008.

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National Flag Day in Argentina

In Argentina, National Flag Day is a public holiday celebrated on June 20. It commemorates the anniversary of the death of Manuel Belgrano who created the national flag of Argentina.

Martyrs' Day in Eritrea

Martyrs’ Day is an Eritrean public holiday celebrated on June 20 each year. It honors those who gave their lives during the Eritrean War of Independence that lasted for thirty years.

Orthodox Whit Monday

Whit Monday, also known as Pentecost Monday or Monday of the Holy Spirit, is a moveable feast in the Christian calendar celebrated the day after Pentecost. Orthodox Whit Monday is a public holiday in some countries, namely Cyprus, Greece, Romania and Ukraine.

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Gas Sector Day in Azerbaijan

Gas Sector Day is an official professional holiday in Azerbaijan celebrated on June 20 each year. It was established by President Ilham Aliyev in 2006 to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the creation of Azerbaijani gas sector.

Arbor Day in Australia

Arbor Day is celebrated in many countries around the world, but mostly the event is organized on different dates. For instance Arbor Day is celebrated in Australia on June 20.

National Vanilla Milkshake Day

June 20 is National Vanilla Milkshake Day. People across country happily celebrate this day annually.

World Refugee Day

World Refugee Day is a United Nations global observance held on June 20 each year. It was established by the UN General Assembly on December 4, 2000.

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.

Ride to Work Day

The third Monday in June is Ride to Work Day. Everyone is encouraged to use a motorcycle or a scooter to get to work.

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