Day Guide for Saturday September 24th 2022 What are the holidays on September 24th 2022?

This is our day guide for Saturday September 24th 2022 which shows you at a glance what's happening on this day around the world. Using the calendar on this page, you can look at a day guide for any day. Why not look up your birthday to see which holidays you share it with?


Holidays on September 24th 2022

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Austria (regional): Saint Rupert's Day

Saint Rupert (Heiliger Rupert), founded Salzburg (Salt Castle) in the early eighth century

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Bolivia (regional): Public Holiday

Santa Cruz regional holiday celebrated on 24 September

Cambodia: Ancestors' Day

Pchum Ben, also known as Ancestors' Day, is a Cambodian religious festival which culminates on the 15th day of the tenth month in the Khmer calendar, marking the end of the Buddhist lent

Cambodia: Constitutional Day

This national holiday was established to celebrate the signing of the Cambodian constitution by King Sihanouk.

Dominican Republic: Our Lady of Mercedes Day

This celebration dates back to 1615, when the Mercedians, a Spanish order, established the feast day in honour of the Virgin Mary

Guinea-Bissau: Independence Day

Independence from Portugal was unilaterally declared on 24 September 1973

New Caledonia: New Caledonia Day

Commemorates New Caledonia becoming an overseas territory of France on September 24th 1853.

South Africa: Heritage Day

Known as Erfenisdag in Afrikaans, the intention of Heritage Day is for all South Africans to celebrate their heritage, the diversity of their beliefs and traditions and remember their struggles against Apartheid

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Spain (regional): La Mercè

This celebration dates back to 1615, when the Mercedians, a Spanish order, established the feast day in honour of the Virgin Mary

Thailand: Prince Mahidol Day

The father of King Bhumibol is regarded as the father of modern medicine in Thailand.

Trinidad and Tobago: Republic Day

Republic Day is celebrated as a public holiday on September 24th, the date in 1976, when the first Parliament met

Observances on September 24th 2022

USA: National Cherries Jubilee Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Cherries Jubilee Day

USA: Punctuation Day

Some people think an ellipsis is when the moon moves in front of the sun, but you know better...

USA: Schwenkfelder Thanksgiving

The Schwenkfelder Church is a small American Christian body rooted in the 16th-century Protestant Reformation teachings of Caspar Schwenkfeld von Ossig.

USA: National Family Health and Fitness Day USA

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Family Health and Fitness Day USA

USA: National Hunting and Fishing Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Hunting and Fishing Day

USA: National Public Lands Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Public Lands Day

International: World Bollywood Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Bollywood Day.

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General Information for September 24th 2022
There are 11 public holidays today.
Day 267 of 2022
98 days left in 2022
Week 38 of the year
On this Day in History
1957 - Camp Nou, the largest stadium in Europe, is opened in Barcelona.
1924 - Ayatollah Khomeini is born.
1853 - Admiral Despointes formally takes possession of New Caledonia in the name of France.
1830 - Belgian Revolution: A revolutionary committee of notables forms the Provisional Government of Belgium.