Here is a huge collection of National and International Important days of the year. This will help you find the important dates and days of India and the World of whole year.
In many competitive exams like SSC, IBPS, SBI, RBI etc., the questions related to days are asked. This list of important days will let you know what is that day for. This list will held you clear the questions related to what is on that day. In the general awareness section of these exams, at least one question is definitely asked on important dates / days.
So in order to prepare better, you need to remember this list of Important dates / days of the year. This list will help you learn about Important days of both National and Internation i.e. India and World.
Important days / dates – National and International - India and World
Important days / dates in January:
January 01 : Global family day.
January 09 : NRI Day.
January 10 : World laughter day.
January 12 : National Youth Day.
January 15 :Army Day.
January 23: Netaji Subhash Chandra bose birthday
January 26 : India's Republic Day
January 26 : International Customs day.
January 28 : Lala lajpat rai birthday
January 28 : Data protection day
January 30 : Martyrs' Day
January 30 : World leprosy eradication day
Important days / dates in February:
February 04 : World Cancer day
February 06 : International day against female genital mutilation
February 12 : Darwin day
February 12 : World day of the sick.
February 13 : Sarojini Naydu's birthday
February 14 : Valentine’s day
February 20 : World day of social justice
February 21 : International mother language day
February 22 : World scout day
February 23 : World peace and understanding day
February 24 : Central Excise Day.
February 28 : National Science Day.
Important days / dates in March:
March 4 : World day of fight against sexual exploitation, National Security day.
March 8 : International Women's Day
March 13 : World kidney day
March 15 :World Disabled Day
March 15 : World consumer right day.
March 20 : World day of theatre for children and young people.
March 20 : International day for Francophonie
March 20 : World Sleep day
March 21 : World Forestry Day.
March 21 :International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
March 22 : World water day
March 23 :World Meteorological Day.
March 24 : World T.B. day
March 24 : International day for achievers
March 25 : International day of remembrance-victims of slavery and transatlantic slave trade
March 27 : World Drama day
Important days / dates in April:
April 2 : World autism day
April 5 : National Maritime Day.
April 7 :World Health Day.
April 17 : World haemophilia day
April 18 :World Heritage Day.
April 22 :Earth Day.
April 23 : World book and copyright day
April 25 : World Malaria day
April 29 : International Dance day
Important days / dates in May:
May 1 : International Labour Day (Workers Day)
May 3 :Press Freedom Day.
May 4 : Coal miner’s day
May (2nd Sunday) : Mother's Day
May 8 :World Red Cross Day.
May 9 : Victory day
May 11 : National Technology Day.
May 12 : International Nurses day
May 14 : World Migratory day
May 15 : International Day of the Family.
May 17 :World Telecommunication Day (Information society day)
May 21 : Anti-terrorism day
May 24 :Commonwealth Day.
May 31 :Anti-Tobacco Day.
Important days / dates in June:
June 4 :International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression.
June 5 : World Environment Day.
June 7 : International level crossing awareness day
June 8 : World ocean day
June 12 : World day against child labour
June(2nd Sunday) : Father’s Day.
June 14 : World blood donor day
June 17 : World day to combat desertification and drought
June 20 : World Refugee day.
June 21 : Father's day, World Music day.
June 23 : United Nation’s public service day
June 23 : International Widow’s day
June 26 : International day against Drug abuse & Illicit Trafficking.
June 27 : World Diabetes Day.
Important days / dates in July:
July 1 : National Doctor’s day.
July 6 :World Zoonosis Day.
July 11 : World Population Day.
July 12 : World Malala day
July 18 : Nelson Mendela International day
July 28 : World Nature conservation day
Important days / dates in August:
August 2 : International Friendship Day.
August 3 : Independence day of Niger
August 5 : Independence day of upper volta
August 6 :Hiroshima Day
August 9 : International day of World’s indigenous people
August 9 :Quit India Day and Nagasaki Day.
August 12 : International Youth day
August 15 : Independence Day of India
August 23 : International day for the remembrance of the slave trade and its abolition
August 29 : National Sports Day.
Important days / dates in September:
September 5 : Teachers' Day (Dr. Radhakrishnan’s birthday)
September 5 : Forgiveness day
September 8 :World Literacy Day.
September 14 : Hindi day, World first aid day
September 16 :World Ozone Day. Engineer's day in India
September 21 :Alzheimer's Day, International day of peace
September 25 : Social justice day
September 26 : Day of the Deaf.
September 27 : World Tourism Day.
Important days / dates in October:
October 1 : International day of the Older person
October 2 : Mahatma Gandhi birthday, International day of non-violence
October 3 :World Habitat Day, World nature day
October 4 :World Animal Welfare Day.
October 5 : World Teacher’s day.
October 8 : Indian Air Force Day.
October 9 : World Post Office day.
October 10 : National Post Day.
October 11 : International girl child day
October 12 : World Arthritis day.
October 13 :UN International Day for National disaster reduction.
October 14 :World Standards Day.
October 15 : World White Cane Day( guiding the Blind)
October 16 : World Food Day.
October 17 : International day for the eradication of poverty.
October 20 : World statistics day
October 24 : UN Day, World development information Day.
October 30 :World Thrift Day.
Important days / dates in November:
November 1 : World vegan day
November 5 : World Radiography day.
November 9 : World services day
November 14 : Children's Day in India, Jawaharlal Nehru birthday
November 16 : International day for Endurance
November 17 : World Student day, National Journalism day
November 18 : World Adult day.
November 19 : World Citizen day.
November 20 : Africa Industrialization Day, Universal children day.
November 21 : World Television day, World Fisheries day.
November 25 : World Non-veg day.
November 26 : Law day
November 29 : International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People.
November 30 : Flag day.
Important days / dates in December:
December 1 : World Aids Day.
December 2 : World Computer literacy day, International day of abolition of slavery
December 3 : International day of People with disabilities, World conservation day
December 4 : Navy Day.
December 5 : International volunteer day for economic and social development.
December 7 :Armed Forces Flag Day, International civil aviation day.
December 9 : The International day against corruption.
December 10 :Human Right Day.
December 11 : International Mountain day.
December 14 : International Energy day.
December 18 : International Migrants day.
December 19 : Goa’s liberation day.
December 20 : International Human solidarity.
December 23 :Kisan Divas Farmer's Day).
December 29 : International Bio-diversity day
So this is the collection of Important days and dates of whole year for India and the World.