Apr 2020

Public Holidays in May 2020

Jun 2020
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Estonia Estonia: Spring Day
Finland Finland: Vappu
India India (regional): Maharashtra Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Kazakhstan People Solidarity Holiday
Various Various: May Day
Various Various: Labour Day
2
Spain Spain (regional): Community Festival of Madrid
Various Various: May Day Holiday
3
Japan Japan: Constitution Memorial Day
Lithuania Lithuania: Mother's Day 
Poland Poland: Constitution Day
Various Various: Mother's Day
4
Australia Australia (regional): Labour Day
Ireland Ireland: May Bank Holiday
Japan Japan: Greenery Day
Latvia Latvia: Declaration of Independence Day
Namibia Namibia: Cassinga Day
Netherlands Netherlands: National Remembrance Day
United Kingdom United Kingdom: Early May Bank Holiday
Various Various: May Day
5
Ethiopia Ethiopia: Patriots' Victory Day
Guyana Guyana: Arrival Day
Japan Japan: Children's Day
Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan: Constitution Day
Mexico Mexico (regional): Cinco de Mayo
Netherlands Netherlands: Liberation Day
6
Bulgaria Bulgaria: St. George's Day
Japan Japan: Constitution Memorial Day
7
India India (regional): Buddha Purnima
India India (regional): Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore
Indonesia Indonesia: Waisak Day
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan: Defenders Day
Malaysia Malaysia: Wesak Day
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Hari Hol Sultan of Pahang
Singapore Singapore: Vesak Day
South Korea South Korea: Children's Day Holiday
Thailand Thailand: Visakha Bucha Day
Various Various: The Buddha's Birthday
8
Czech Republic Czech Republic: Liberation Day Czech Republic
Denmark Denmark: General Prayer Day
France France: V-E Day
Georgia Georgia: Saint Andrew the First-Called Day
Israel Israel: Victory Day 
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Birthday of the Sultan of Terengganu
Slovakia Slovakia: Day of victory over fascism
Sri Lanka Sri Lanka: Vesak Full Moon Poya Holiday
Ukraine Ukraine: Day of Remembrance and Reconciliation
9
Uzbekistan Uzbekistan: Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Political Repressions
Various Various (regional): Victory Day
Various Various: Liberation Day
10
Romania Romania: Father's Day
Various Various: Mother's Day
11
Kosovo Kosovo: Europe Day Holiday
Samoa Samoa: Mothers' Day
Various Various: Victory Day Holiday
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Cambodia Cambodia: King's Birthday
14
Cambodia Cambodia: King's Birthday Holiday
Iran Iran: Martyrdom of Imam Ali
Liberia Liberia: National Unification Day
Malawi Malawi: Kamuzu Day
Paraguay Paraguay: Independence Day
15
Cambodia Cambodia: King's Birthday Holiday
Paraguay Paraguay: Independence Day Holiday
Spain Spain (regional): Fiesta de San Isidro
16
India India (regional): State Day
17
DR Congo DR Congo: Liberation Day
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Birthday of the Raja of Perlis
Norway Norway: Constitution Day
Spain Spain (regional): Galician Literature Day
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Canada Canada (regional): Victoria Day
Canada Canada (regional): National Patriots' Day
Cayman Islands Cayman Islands: Discovery Day
Haiti Haiti: Flag and Universities' Day
Turkmenistan Turkmenistan: Constitution Day
Uruguay Uruguay: Battle of Las Piedras
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Turkey Turkey: Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day
20
Cambodia Cambodia: Day of Remembrance
Cameroon Cameroon: National Day
East Timor East Timor: Independence Restoration Day
Various Various (regional): Night of Destiny
21
Chile Chile: Navy Day
Germany Germany: Father's Day
Montenegro Montenegro: Independence Day
Thailand Thailand: Royal Ploughing Ceremony
Various Various: Ascension Day
22
Bangladesh Bangladesh: Jumatul Bidah
Belgium Belgium: Ascension Friday
India India (regional): Jumat-ul-Wida
Israel Israel: Jerusalem Day
Martinique Martinique: Abolition Day
Montenegro Montenegro: Independence Day (2nd Day)
Yemen Yemen: Unification Day
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Sweden Sweden: The Friday after Ascension Day
24
Bulgaria Bulgaria: Culture and Literacy Day
Ecuador Ecuador: Battle of Pichincha
Macedonia Macedonia: St. Cyril and St. Methodius
Various Various: Eid al-Fitr
Various Various: Hari Raya Puasa
Various Various: Eid al-Fitr Holiday
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Argentina Argentina: May Day Revolution
Belize Belize: Sovereign's Day/commonwealth Day
Bolivia Bolivia (regional): Public Holiday
Colombia Colombia: Ascension Day
India India (regional): Maharana Pratap Jayanti
India India (regional): Birthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam
Isle of Man Isle of Man: Late May Bank Holiday
Jamaica Jamaica: Labour Day Holiday
Jordan Jordan: Independence Day
Lebanon Lebanon: Resistance and Liberation Day
Macedonia Macedonia: St. Cyril and St. Methodius Holiday
Malaysia Malaysia: Hari Raya Puasa Holiday
Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands: National Heroes Day
United Kingdom United Kingdom: Spring Bank Holiday
USA USA: Memorial Day
Various Various: African Unity Day
Various Various: Eid al-Fitr Holiday
26
Georgia Georgia: Independence Day
Poland Poland: Mother's Day
Various Various: Eid al-Fitr Holiday
27
Guadeloupe Guadeloupe: Abolition Day
Nigeria Nigeria: Children's Day
Pakistan Pakistan: Independence Day
Various Various: Eid al-Fitr Holiday
28
Armenia Armenia: Day of the First Republic
Azerbaijan Azerbaijan: Republic Day
Ethiopia Ethiopia: Downfall of the Derg
Various Various: Eid al-Fitr Holiday
29
Bermuda Bermuda: Bermuda Day
30
Anguilla Anguilla: Anguilla Day
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Harvest Festival
Spain Spain (regional): Canary Islands
Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago: Indian Arrival Day
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Israel Israel: Pentecost
Malaysia Malaysia (regional): Harvest Festival
Spain Spain (regional): Castilla-La Mancha
Various Various: Mother's Day
Various Various: Pentecost Sunday
           


Public Holidays: May 2020

Day Date Country Holiday
Fri 1st Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Kazakhstan People Solidarity Holiday
Fri 1st Various Various Labour Day
Fri 1st India India Maharashtra Day
Fri 1st Various Various May Day
Fri 1st Estonia Estonia Spring Day
Fri 1st Finland Finland Vappu
Sat 2nd Spain Spain Community Festival of Madrid
Sat 2nd Various Various May Day Holiday
Sun 3rd Poland Poland Constitution Day
Sun 3rd Japan Japan Constitution Memorial Day
Sun 3rd Various Various Mother's Day
Sun 3rd Lithuania Lithuania Mother's Day 
Mon 4th Namibia Namibia Cassinga Day
Mon 4th Latvia Latvia Declaration of Independence Day
Mon 4th United Kingdom United Kingdom Early May Bank Holiday
Mon 4th Japan Japan Greenery Day
Mon 4th Australia Australia Labour Day
Mon 4th Ireland Ireland May Bank Holiday
Mon 4th Various Various May Day
Mon 4th Netherlands Netherlands National Remembrance Day
Tue 5th Guyana Guyana Arrival Day
Tue 5th Japan Japan Children's Day
Tue 5th Mexico Mexico Cinco de Mayo
Tue 5th Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan Constitution Day
Tue 5th Netherlands Netherlands Liberation Day
Tue 5th Ethiopia Ethiopia Patriots' Victory Day
Wed 6th Japan Japan Constitution Memorial Day
Wed 6th Bulgaria Bulgaria St. George's Day
Thu 7th India India Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore
Thu 7th India India Buddha Purnima
Thu 7th South Korea South Korea Children's Day Holiday
Thu 7th Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Defenders Day
Thu 7th Malaysia Malaysia Hari Hol Sultan of Pahang
Thu 7th Various Various The Buddha's Birthday
Thu 7th Singapore Singapore Vesak Day
Thu 7th Thailand Thailand Visakha Bucha Day
Thu 7th Indonesia Indonesia Waisak Day
Thu 7th Malaysia Malaysia Wesak Day
Fri 8th Malaysia Malaysia Birthday of the Sultan of Terengganu
Fri 8th Ukraine Ukraine Day of Remembrance and Reconciliation
Fri 8th Slovakia Slovakia Day of victory over fascism
Fri 8th Denmark Denmark General Prayer Day
Fri 8th Czech Republic Czech Republic Liberation Day Czech Republic
Fri 8th Georgia Georgia Saint Andrew the First-Called Day
Fri 8th France France V-E Day
Fri 8th Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Vesak Full Moon Poya Holiday
Fri 8th Israel Israel Victory Day 
Sat 9th Uzbekistan Uzbekistan Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Political Repressions
Sat 9th Various Various Liberation Day
Sat 9th Various Various Victory Day
Sun 10th Romania Romania Father's Day
Sun 10th Various Various Mother's Day
Mon 11th Kosovo Kosovo Europe Day Holiday
Mon 11th Samoa Samoa Mothers' Day
Mon 11th Various Various Victory Day Holiday
Wed 13th Cambodia Cambodia King's Birthday
Thu 14th Paraguay Paraguay Independence Day
Thu 14th Malawi Malawi Kamuzu Day
Thu 14th Cambodia Cambodia King's Birthday Holiday
Thu 14th Iran Iran Martyrdom of Imam Ali
Thu 14th Liberia Liberia National Unification Day
Fri 15th Spain Spain Fiesta de San Isidro
Fri 15th Paraguay Paraguay Independence Day Holiday
Fri 15th Cambodia Cambodia King's Birthday Holiday
Sat 16th India India State Day
Sun 17th Malaysia Malaysia Birthday of the Raja of Perlis
Sun 17th Norway Norway Constitution Day
Sun 17th Spain Spain Galician Literature Day
Sun 17th DR Congo DR Congo Liberation Day
Mon 18th Uruguay Uruguay Battle of Las Piedras
Mon 18th Turkmenistan Turkmenistan Constitution Day
Mon 18th Cayman Islands Cayman Islands Discovery Day
Mon 18th Haiti Haiti Flag and Universities' Day
Mon 18th Canada Canada National Patriots' Day
Mon 18th Canada Canada Victoria Day
Tue 19th Turkey Turkey Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day
Wed 20th Cambodia Cambodia Day of Remembrance
Wed 20th East Timor East Timor Independence Restoration Day
Wed 20th Cameroon Cameroon National Day
Wed 20th Various Various Night of Destiny
Thu 21st Various Various Ascension Day
Thu 21st Germany Germany Father's Day
Thu 21st Montenegro Montenegro Independence Day
Thu 21st Chile Chile Navy Day
Thu 21st Thailand Thailand Royal Ploughing Ceremony
Fri 22nd Martinique Martinique Abolition Day
Fri 22nd Belgium Belgium Ascension Friday
Fri 22nd Montenegro Montenegro Independence Day (2nd Day)
Fri 22nd Israel Israel Jerusalem Day
Fri 22nd India India Jumat-ul-Wida
Fri 22nd Bangladesh Bangladesh Jumatul Bidah
Fri 22nd Yemen Yemen Unification Day
Sat 23rd Sweden Sweden The Friday after Ascension Day
Sun 24th Ecuador Ecuador Battle of Pichincha
Sun 24th Bulgaria Bulgaria Culture and Literacy Day
Sun 24th Various Various Eid al-Fitr
Sun 24th Various Various Eid al-Fitr Holiday
Sun 24th Various Various Hari Raya Puasa
Sun 24th Macedonia Macedonia St. Cyril and St. Methodius
Mon 25th Various Various African Unity Day
Mon 25th Colombia Colombia Ascension Day
Mon 25th India India Birthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam
Mon 25th Various Various Eid al-Fitr Holiday
Mon 25th Malaysia Malaysia Hari Raya Puasa Holiday
Mon 25th Jordan Jordan Independence Day
Mon 25th Jamaica Jamaica Labour Day Holiday
Mon 25th Isle of Man Isle of Man Late May Bank Holiday
Mon 25th India India Maharana Pratap Jayanti
Mon 25th Argentina Argentina May Day Revolution
Mon 25th USA USA Memorial Day
Mon 25th Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands National Heroes Day
Mon 25th Bolivia Bolivia Public Holiday
Mon 25th Lebanon Lebanon Resistance and Liberation Day
Mon 25th Belize Belize Sovereign's Day/commonwealth Day
Mon 25th United Kingdom United Kingdom Spring Bank Holiday
Mon 25th Macedonia Macedonia St. Cyril and St. Methodius Holiday
Tue 26th Various Various Eid al-Fitr Holiday
Tue 26th Georgia Georgia Independence Day
Tue 26th Poland Poland Mother's Day
Wed 27th Guadeloupe Guadeloupe Abolition Day
Wed 27th Nigeria Nigeria Children's Day
Wed 27th Various Various Eid al-Fitr Holiday
Wed 27th Pakistan Pakistan Independence Day
Thu 28th Armenia Armenia Day of the First Republic
Thu 28th Ethiopia Ethiopia Downfall of the Derg
Thu 28th Various Various Eid al-Fitr Holiday
Thu 28th Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Republic Day
Fri 29th Bermuda Bermuda Bermuda Day
Sat 30th Anguilla Anguilla Anguilla Day
Sat 30th Spain Spain Canary Islands
Sat 30th Malaysia Malaysia Harvest Festival
Sat 30th Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago Indian Arrival Day
Sun 31st Spain Spain Castilla-La Mancha
Sun 31st Malaysia Malaysia Harvest Festival
Sun 31st Various Various Mother's Day
Sun 31st Israel Israel Pentecost
Sun 31st Various Various Pentecost Sunday

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May

May was named for the Greek goddess Maia, who was identified with the Roman era goddess of fertility