Feb 2017

Public Holidays in March 2017

Apr 2017
USA Public Holidays  Diversity Month: National Womens History Month
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Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina (regional): Independence Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Day of Gratitude
Pakistan Pakistan (regional): Public Holiday
Paraguay Paraguay: Day of Heroes
South Korea South Korea: March 1st Movement
Spain Spain (regional): Balearic Islands
Switzerland Switzerland (regional): Republic Day
United Kingdom United Kingdom (regional): St Davids Day
Various Various: Ash Wednesday
Various Various: Martisor
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Ethiopia Ethiopia: Victory of Adwa
Myanmar Myanmar: Peasants' Day
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Bulgaria Bulgaria: Liberation Day
Georgia Georgia: Mother's Day
Malawi Malawi: Martyrs' Day
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Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Anniversary of Installation of Sultan of Terengganu
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India India (regional): Panchayati Raj Diwas
Qatar Qatar: Bank Holiday
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Australia Australia (regional): Labour Day
Belize Belize: National Heroes and Benefactors Day
Ghana Ghana: Independence Day
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China China: Women's Day 
Various Various: Women's Day
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Lithuania Lithuania: Restoration of Independence Day
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India India (regional): Doljatra
Israel Israel: Purim
Mauritius Mauritius: National Day
Myanmar Myanmar: Full Moon Day of Tabaung
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: Madin Full Moon Poya
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Australia Australia (regional): Adelaide Cup
Australia Australia (regional): Canberra Day
Australia Australia (regional): Labour Day
Gibraltar Gibraltar: Commonwealth Day
India India (regional): Holi
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Taranaki Anniversary Day
Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands: Commonwealth Day 
Zambia Zambia: Youth Day Holiday
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Albania Albania: Summer Day
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Belarus Belarus: Constitution Day
Hungary Hungary: National Day
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Philippines Philippines (regional): Davao City Day
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Bangladesh Bangladesh: Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's birthday
Ireland Ireland: St Patricks Day
Nigeria Nigeria (regional): Public Holiday
United Kingdom United Kingdom (regional): St Patricks Day 
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Various Various: Father's Day
Various Various: St. Joseph's Day
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz
Colombia Colombia: St Josephs Day
Japan Japan: Vernal Equinox Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Nauryz Holiday
Mexico Mexico: Benito Juarezs Birthday
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Otago Anniversary Day
Spain Spain (regional): St. Joseph's Day Holiday
Tunisia Tunisia: Independence Day
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Nauryz
South Africa South Africa: Human Rights Day
Various Various (regional): Nowruz
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Nauryz Holiday
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz
India India (regional): Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Nauryz Holiday
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Birthday of the Sultan of Johor
Pakistan Pakistan: Pakistan Day
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Argentina Argentina: Truth and Justice Memorial Day
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz
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Cyprus Cyprus: Greek Independence Day
Greece Greece: Independence Day
Lebanon Lebanon: Feast of the Annunciation
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Bangladesh Bangladesh: Independence Day
Various Various: Mother's Day
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Myanmar Myanmar: Armed Forces Day
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India India (regional): Gudi Padwa
India India (regional): Cheti Chand
Indonesia Indonesia: Hari Raya Nyepi
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India India (regional): Ugadi
Mauritius Mauritius: Ougadi
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Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago: Spritual Baptist Day
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Malta Malta: Freedom Day
 


Public Holidays: March 2017

Day Date Country Holiday
Wed 1st Various Various Ash Wednesday
Wed 1st Spain Spain Balearic Islands
Wed 1st Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Day of Gratitude
Wed 1st Paraguay Paraguay Day of Heroes
Wed 1st Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina Independence Day
Wed 1st South Korea South Korea March 1st Movement
Wed 1st Various Various Martisor
Wed 1st Pakistan Pakistan Public Holiday
Wed 1st Switzerland Switzerland Republic Day
Wed 1st United Kingdom United Kingdom St Davids Day
Thu 2nd Myanmar Myanmar Peasants' Day
Thu 2nd Ethiopia Ethiopia Victory of Adwa
Fri 3rd Bulgaria Bulgaria Liberation Day
Fri 3rd Malawi Malawi Martyrs' Day
Fri 3rd Georgia Georgia Mother's Day
Sat 4th Malaysia Malaysia Anniversary of Installation of Sultan of Terengganu
Sun 5th Qatar Qatar Bank Holiday
Sun 5th India India Panchayati Raj Diwas
Mon 6th Ghana Ghana Independence Day
Mon 6th Australia Australia Labour Day
Mon 6th Belize Belize National Heroes and Benefactors Day
Wed 8th China China Women's Day 
Wed 8th Various Various Women's Day
Sat 11th Lithuania Lithuania Restoration of Independence Day
Sun 12th India India Doljatra
Sun 12th Myanmar Myanmar Full Moon Day of Tabaung
Sun 12th Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Madin Full Moon Poya
Sun 12th Mauritius Mauritius National Day
Sun 12th Israel Israel Purim
Mon 13th Australia Australia Adelaide Cup
Mon 13th Australia Australia Canberra Day
Mon 13th Gibraltar Gibraltar Commonwealth Day
Mon 13th Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands Commonwealth Day 
Mon 13th India India Holi
Mon 13th Australia Australia Labour Day
Mon 13th New Zealand New Zealand Taranaki Anniversary Day
Mon 13th Zambia Zambia Youth Day Holiday
Tue 14th Albania Albania Summer Day
Wed 15th Belarus Belarus Constitution Day
Wed 15th Hungary Hungary National Day
Thu 16th Philippines Philippines Davao City Day
Fri 17th Nigeria Nigeria Public Holiday
Fri 17th Bangladesh Bangladesh Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's birthday
Fri 17th Ireland Ireland St Patricks Day
Fri 17th United Kingdom United Kingdom St Patricks Day 
Sun 19th Various Various Father's Day
Sun 19th Various Various St. Joseph's Day
Mon 20th Mexico Mexico Benito Juarezs Birthday
Mon 20th Tunisia Tunisia Independence Day
Mon 20th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nauryz Holiday
Mon 20th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz
Mon 20th New Zealand New Zealand Otago Anniversary Day
Mon 20th Colombia Colombia St Josephs Day
Mon 20th Spain Spain St. Joseph's Day Holiday
Mon 20th Japan Japan Vernal Equinox Day
Tue 21st South Africa South Africa Human Rights Day
Tue 21st Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nauryz
Tue 21st Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz
Tue 21st Various Various Nowruz
Wed 22nd Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nauryz Holiday
Wed 22nd Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz
Thu 23rd Malaysia Malaysia Birthday of the Sultan of Johor
Thu 23rd Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nauryz Holiday
Thu 23rd Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz
Thu 23rd Pakistan Pakistan Pakistan Day
Thu 23rd India India Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev
Fri 24th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz
Fri 24th Argentina Argentina Truth and Justice Memorial Day
Sat 25th Lebanon Lebanon Feast of the Annunciation
Sat 25th Cyprus Cyprus Greek Independence Day
Sat 25th Greece Greece Independence Day
Sun 26th Bangladesh Bangladesh Independence Day
Sun 26th Various Various Mother's Day
Mon 27th Myanmar Myanmar Armed Forces Day
Tue 28th India India Cheti Chand
Tue 28th India India Gudi Padwa
Tue 28th Indonesia Indonesia Hari Raya Nyepi
Wed 29th Mauritius Mauritius Ougadi
Wed 29th India India Ugadi
Thu 30th Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago Spritual Baptist Day
Fri 31st Malta Malta Freedom Day

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March

March gets its name from the Roman Martius, which was latin for Mars, the Greek god of war. Mars was also an agricultural deity, which may explain why such a warlike god was assigned to a month at the start of spring.