Feb 2019

Public Holidays in March 2019

Apr 2019
USA Public Holidays  Diversity Month: National Womens History Month
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Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina (regional): Independence Day
India India (regional): Chapchar Kut
Paraguay Paraguay: Day of Heroes
South Korea South Korea: March 1st Movement
Spain Spain (regional): Balearic Day
Switzerland Switzerland (regional): Republic Day
Taiwan Taiwan: Peace Memorial Day Holiday
United Kingdom United Kingdom (regional): St Davids Day
Various Various: Martisor
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Ethiopia Ethiopia: Victory of Adwa
Myanmar Myanmar: Peasants' Day
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico: American Citizenship day
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Bulgaria Bulgaria: Liberation Day
East Timor East Timor: Veterans Day
Georgia Georgia: Mother's Day
Malawi Malawi: Martyrs' Day
Qatar Qatar: Bank Holiday
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Anguilla Anguilla: James Ronald Webster Day
Argentina Argentina: Lunes de Carnival
Australia Australia (regional): Labour Day
Brazil Brazil: Carnival
Bulgaria Bulgaria: Liberation Day Holiday
Germany Germany: Fasching
India India (regional): Maha Shivratri
Malawi Malawi: Martyrs' Day Holiday
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Anniversary of Installation of Sultan of Terengganu
Mauritius Mauritius: Maha Shivaratree
Various Various: Carnival Monday
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Argentina Argentina: Martes de Carnival
Brazil Brazil: Carnival Tuesday
French Polynesia French Polynesia: Missionary Day
India India (regional): Panchayati Raj Diwas
United Kingdom United Kingdom: Pancake Tuesday
Various Various: Carnival
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Ghana Ghana: Independence Day
Various Various: Ash Wednesday
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Indonesia Indonesia: Hari Raya Nyepi
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Nigeria Nigeria (regional): Public Holiday
Various Various: Women's Day
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Australia Australia (regional): Labour Day
Australia Australia (regional): Adelaide Cup
Australia Australia (regional): Canberra Day
Belize Belize: National Heroes and Benefactors Day
Cyprus Cyprus: Green Monday
Gibraltar Gibraltar: Commonwealth Day
Greece Greece: Clean Monday
Lesotho Lesotho: Moshoeshoe I's Day
Lithuania Lithuania: Restoration of Independence Day
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Taranaki Anniversary Day
Venezuela Venezuela: Public Holiday
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Mauritius Mauritius: National Day
Venezuela Venezuela: Public Holiday
Zambia Zambia: Youth Day
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Liberia Liberia: Decoration Day
Vatican City Vatican City: Anniversary of the election of Pope Francis
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Albania Albania: Summer Day
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines: National Heroes' Day
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Hungary Hungary: Revolution Day
Liberia Liberia: J.J. Roberts' Birthday
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Philippines Philippines (regional): Davao City Day
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Bangladesh Bangladesh: Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's birthday
Ireland Ireland: St Patrick's Day
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Aruba Aruba: National Anthem and Flag Day
Canada Canada (regional): St. Patrick's Day 
India India (regional): State Holiday
Ireland Ireland: St Patrick's Day Holiday
Mexico Mexico: Benito Juarezs Birthday
United Kingdom United Kingdom (regional): St Patrick's Day (substitute day)
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Various Various: Father's Day
Various Various: St. Joseph's Day
Venezuela Venezuela: St Joseph's Day 
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz
India India (regional): Holika Dahan
Iran Iran: Imam Ali's Birthday
Iran Iran: Oil Nationalisation Day
Myanmar Myanmar: Full Moon Day of Tabaung
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: Madin Full Moon Poya
Suriname Suriname: Phagwah
Tunisia Tunisia: Independence Day
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz Holiday
Guyana Guyana: Phagwah
India India (regional): Holi
India India (regional): Yaosang
India India (regional): Doljatra
India India (regional): Hazrat Alis Birthday
Iran Iran: Nowruz
Israel Israel: Purim
Japan Japan: Vernal Equinox Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Nauryz
Namibia Namibia: Independence Day
South Africa South Africa: Human Rights Day
Various Various: Novruz
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz Holiday
India India (regional): Holi
India India (regional): Bihar Divas
Iran Iran: Nowruz Holiday
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Nauryz Holiday
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico: Emancipation Day
Various Various: Navruz Holiday
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India India (regional): Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev
Iran Iran: Nowruz 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
Iran Iran: Nowruz Holiday
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz Holiday
Colombia Colombia: St. Joseph's Day
Greece Greece: Independence Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Nauryz Holiday
Lebanon Lebanon: Feast of the Annunciation
New Zealand New Zealand (regional): Otago Anniversary Day
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Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Novruz Holiday
Bangladesh Bangladesh: Independence Day
Mali Mali: Martyrs' Day
Venezuela Venezuela: Public Holiday
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Myanmar Myanmar: Armed Forces Day
Venezuela Venezuela: Public Holiday
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Cayman Islands Cayman Islands: Public Holiday
Guadeloupe Guadeloupe: Mid-Lent
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Central African Republic Central African Republic: Boganda Day
Madagascar Madagascar: Martyrs' Day
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Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago: Spritual Baptist Day
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Malta Malta: Freedom Day
Various Various: Mothering Sunday
           


Public Holidays: March 2019

Day Date Country Holiday
Fri 1st Spain Spain Balearic Day
Fri 1st India India Chapchar Kut
Fri 1st Paraguay Paraguay Day of Heroes
Fri 1st Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina Independence Day
Fri 1st South Korea South Korea March 1st Movement
Fri 1st Various Various Martisor
Fri 1st Taiwan Taiwan Peace Memorial Day Holiday
Fri 1st Switzerland Switzerland Republic Day
Fri 1st United Kingdom United Kingdom St Davids Day
Sat 2nd Puerto Rico Puerto Rico American Citizenship day
Sat 2nd Myanmar Myanmar Peasants' Day
Sat 2nd Ethiopia Ethiopia Victory of Adwa
Sun 3rd Qatar Qatar Bank Holiday
Sun 3rd Bulgaria Bulgaria Liberation Day
Sun 3rd Malawi Malawi Martyrs' Day
Sun 3rd Georgia Georgia Mother's Day
Sun 3rd East Timor East Timor Veterans Day
Mon 4th Malaysia Malaysia Anniversary of Installation of Sultan of Terengganu
Mon 4th Brazil Brazil Carnival
Mon 4th Various Various Carnival Monday
Mon 4th Germany Germany Fasching
Mon 4th Anguilla Anguilla James Ronald Webster Day
Mon 4th Australia Australia Labour Day
Mon 4th Bulgaria Bulgaria Liberation Day Holiday
Mon 4th Argentina Argentina Lunes de Carnival
Mon 4th Mauritius Mauritius Maha Shivaratree
Mon 4th India India Maha Shivratri
Mon 4th Malawi Malawi Martyrs' Day Holiday
Tue 5th Various Various Carnival
Tue 5th Brazil Brazil Carnival Tuesday
Tue 5th Argentina Argentina Martes de Carnival
Tue 5th French Polynesia French Polynesia Missionary Day
Tue 5th United Kingdom United Kingdom Pancake Tuesday
Tue 5th India India Panchayati Raj Diwas
Wed 6th Various Various Ash Wednesday
Wed 6th Ghana Ghana Independence Day
Thu 7th Indonesia Indonesia Hari Raya Nyepi
Fri 8th Nigeria Nigeria Public Holiday
Fri 8th Various Various Women's Day
Mon 11th Australia Australia Adelaide Cup
Mon 11th Australia Australia Canberra Day
Mon 11th Greece Greece Clean Monday
Mon 11th Gibraltar Gibraltar Commonwealth Day
Mon 11th Cyprus Cyprus Green Monday
Mon 11th Australia Australia Labour Day
Mon 11th Lesotho Lesotho Moshoeshoe I's Day
Mon 11th Belize Belize National Heroes and Benefactors Day
Mon 11th Venezuela Venezuela Public Holiday
Mon 11th Lithuania Lithuania Restoration of Independence Day
Mon 11th New Zealand New Zealand Taranaki Anniversary Day
Tue 12th Mauritius Mauritius National Day
Tue 12th Venezuela Venezuela Public Holiday
Tue 12th Zambia Zambia Youth Day
Wed 13th Vatican City Vatican City Anniversary of the election of Pope Francis
Wed 13th Liberia Liberia Decoration Day
Thu 14th Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines National Heroes' Day
Thu 14th Albania Albania Summer Day
Fri 15th Liberia Liberia J.J. Roberts' Birthday
Fri 15th Hungary Hungary Revolution Day
Sat 16th Philippines Philippines Davao City Day
Sun 17th Bangladesh Bangladesh Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's birthday
Sun 17th Ireland Ireland St Patrick's Day
Mon 18th Mexico Mexico Benito Juarezs Birthday
Mon 18th Aruba Aruba National Anthem and Flag Day
Mon 18th United Kingdom United Kingdom St Patrick's Day (substitute day)
Mon 18th Ireland Ireland St Patrick's Day Holiday
Mon 18th Canada Canada St. Patrick's Day 
Mon 18th India India State Holiday
Tue 19th Various Various Father's Day
Tue 19th Venezuela Venezuela St Joseph's Day 
Tue 19th Various Various St. Joseph's Day
Wed 20th Myanmar Myanmar Full Moon Day of Tabaung
Wed 20th India India Holika Dahan
Wed 20th Iran Iran Imam Ali's Birthday
Wed 20th Tunisia Tunisia Independence Day
Wed 20th Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Madin Full Moon Poya
Wed 20th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz
Wed 20th Iran Iran Oil Nationalisation Day
Wed 20th Suriname Suriname Phagwah
Thu 21st India India Doljatra
Thu 21st India India Hazrat Alis Birthday
Thu 21st India India Holi
Thu 21st South Africa South Africa Human Rights Day
Thu 21st Namibia Namibia Independence Day
Thu 21st Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nauryz
Thu 21st Various Various Novruz
Thu 21st Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz Holiday
Thu 21st Iran Iran Nowruz
Thu 21st Guyana Guyana Phagwah
Thu 21st Israel Israel Purim
Thu 21st Japan Japan Vernal Equinox Day
Thu 21st India India Yaosang
Fri 22nd India India Bihar Divas
Fri 22nd Puerto Rico Puerto Rico Emancipation Day
Fri 22nd India India Holi
Fri 22nd Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nauryz Holiday
Fri 22nd Various Various Navruz Holiday
Fri 22nd Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz Holiday
Fri 22nd Iran Iran Nowruz Holiday
Sat 23rd Malaysia Malaysia Birthday of the Sultan of Johor
Sat 23rd Iran Iran Nowruz Holiday
Sat 23rd Pakistan Pakistan Pakistan Day
Sat 23rd India India Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev
Sun 24th Iran Iran Nowruz Holiday
Sun 24th Argentina Argentina Truth and Justice Memorial Day
Mon 25th Lebanon Lebanon Feast of the Annunciation
Mon 25th Greece Greece Independence Day
Mon 25th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Nauryz Holiday
Mon 25th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz Holiday
Mon 25th New Zealand New Zealand Otago Anniversary Day
Mon 25th Colombia Colombia St. Joseph's Day
Tue 26th Bangladesh Bangladesh Independence Day
Tue 26th Mali Mali Martyrs' Day
Tue 26th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Novruz Holiday
Tue 26th Venezuela Venezuela Public Holiday
Wed 27th Myanmar Myanmar Armed Forces Day
Wed 27th Venezuela Venezuela Public Holiday
Thu 28th Guadeloupe Guadeloupe Mid-Lent
Thu 28th Cayman Islands Cayman Islands Public Holiday
Fri 29th Central African Republic Central African Republic Boganda Day
Fri 29th Madagascar Madagascar Martyrs' Day
Sat 30th Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago Spritual Baptist Day
Sun 31st Malta Malta Freedom Day
Sun 31st Various Various Mothering Sunday

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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.