National and International Days Month wise

Important National and International days is a topic that is observed in several competitive examinations. Being a land of festivals, numerous culture, and a diverse population, India celebrates many days and dates. Each day has its own importance and value at the national and international levels.


Important Days of January 2021

The first month of the year or can say the month of bidding goodbye to the last year and welcoming the new one. Let’s have a look at the complete list of Important National and International Days of January.

List of Important Days (January)
1st JanuaryNew Year Celebration, Army Medical Corps Establishment Day,
Global family day, World Peace Day
4th JanuaryWorld Braille Day
6th JanuaryWorld War Orphans Day
8th JanuaryAfrican National Congress Foundation Day
9th JanuaryPravasi Bharatiya Divas NRI Day
10th JanuaryWorld Laughter Day, World Hindi Day
11th JanuaryDeath anniversary of Lal Bahadur Shastri
12th JanuaryNational Youth Day (Birth Day of Swami Vivekanand)
15th JanuaryArmy Day (Field Marshall K.M. Cariappa took over the
command of Army on this day in 1949 from the British), Pongal,
Makar Sankranti
25th JanuaryInternational Customs Duty Day, India Tourism Day,
National Voters Day
26th JanuaryRepublic Day
27th JanuaryInternational Holocaust Day (The largest Nazi death
camp, Auschwitz- Birkenau was liberated by Soviet troops on Jan
27, 1945.), International Day of Commemoration
28th JanuaryBirth Anniversary of Lala Lajpat Rai
30th JanuaryMahatma Gandhi’s Martyrdom Day (Martyr’s day)
World Leprosy Eradication Day
Important Days of February 2021

The second month of the year named after the Latin word Februum that means purification. It is the shortest month of the year with 28 days and in leap year 29 days. Given below is the complete list of Important Days of February:

List of Important Days (February)
1st FebruaryIndian Coast Guard Day
2nd FebruaryWorld Wetlands Day
4th FebruaryWorld Cancer Day
4th FebruaryNational Day of Sri Lanka
7th FebruaryInternational Development Week
12th FebruaryDarwin Day
12th FebruaryAbraham Lincoln’s Birthday
13th FebruarySarojini Naidu’s Birth Anniversary
14th FebruarySaint Valentine’s Day
18th FebruaryTaj Mahotsav
20th FebruaryWorld Day of Social Justice
21st FebruaryInternational Mother Language Day
22nd FebruaryWorld Scout Day
24th FebruaryCentral Excise Day
27 FebruaryWorld Sustainable Energy Day
28 FebruaryNational Science Day
Important Days of March 2021

March, the third month of the year which is named after the Roman Gods of war, Mars. According to Roman calender, March is the first month of the year and according to the Georgian calendar it is the third month of the year. Given a look at the below list of Important Days of March:

 List of Important Days (March)
1st MarchZero Discrimination Day
World Civil Defence Day
3rd MarchWorld Wildlife Day
World Hearing Day
4th MarchNational Safety Day
8 MarchInternational Women’s Day
10 MarchCISF Raising Day
13 MarchNo Smoking Day (Second Wednesday of March)
14 MarchPi Day
International Day of Action for Rivers
15 MarchWorld Consumer Rights Day
16 MarchNational Vaccination Day
18 MarchOrdnance Factories Day (India)
20 MarchInternational Day of Happiness
World Sparrow Day
21 MarchWorld Forestry Day
World Down syndrome Day
World Poetry Day
22 MarchWorld Water Day
23rd MarchWorld Meteorological Day
24 MarchWorld Tuberculosis (TB) Day
27 MarchWorld Theatre Day
Important Days of April 2021

The fourth month of the year is named after the Greek Goddess Aphrodite. Given below is the complete list of Important Days of April 2021:

List Of Important Days & Dates (April)
1 AprilOrissa Day, Prevention of Blindness week
2 AprilWorld Autism Awareness Day
4 AprilInternational Day for Mine Awareness
5 AprilNational Maritime Day
7 AprilWorld Health Day
10 AprilWorld Homeopathy Day
11 AprilNational Safe Motherhood Day, National Pet Day
13 AprilJallianwallah Bagh Massacre Day (1919)
17 AprilWorld Haemophilia Day
18 AprilWorld Heritage Day
21 AprilNational Civil Service Day, Secretaries’s Day
22 AprilWorld Earth Day
23 AprilWorld Book and Copyright Day
24 AprilNational Panchayati Day
25 AprilWorld Malaria Day, World Veterinary Day
26 AprilWorld Intellectual Property Day
28 AprilWorld Day for Safety and Health at Work
Important Days of May 2021

May have 31 days and the name of the month is named after Greek Goddess Maia who is known with the name of Goddess of Fertility. May brings spring in the Northern Hemisphere and autumn in the Southern. Given below is the complete list of Important Days of May:

List of Important Days (May)
1-MayInternational Labour Day
3-MayPress Freedom Day
4-MayCoal miner’s day
8-MayWorld Red Cross Day
9-MayVictory day
May (2nd Sunday)Second Sunday of May- Mother’s Day 
11-MayNational Technology Day
12-MayMay 12- International Nurses Day
14-MayWorld Migratory day
15-MayInternational Day of the Family
17-MayWorld Telecommunication Day (Information Society Day)
21-MayAnti-terrorism day
24-MayCommonwealth Day
31-MayAnti-Tobacco Day
Important Days of June 2021

June is the 6th month of the yearly calendar whose name is kept after Roman Goddess Juno. In the Northern hemisphere, 21 June is the astronomical summer and in the southern, 1 June is the starting of winter. Given below is the complete list of Important Days of June:

List of Important Days (June)
1 JuneWorld Milk Day
1 JuneGlobal Day of Parents
2 JuneTelangana Formation Day
4-JunInternational Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
5-JunWorld Environment Day
7-JunInternational level crossing awareness day
8-JunWorld ocean day
12-JunWorld day against child Labour
June (2nd Sunday)Father’s Day
14-JunWorld blood donor day
17-JunWorld day to combat desertification and drought
20-JunWorld Refugee day
21-JunFather’s day, World Music day
23-JunUnited Nation’s public service day
23-JunInternational Widow’s day
26-JunInternational day against Drug abuse & Illicit Trafficking
27-JunWorld Diabetes Day
Important Days of July

Given below is the complete list of Important Days of July.

List of Important Days (July)
1-JulNational Doctor’s day
6-JulWorld Zoonoses Day
11-JulWorld Population Day
12-JulWorld Malala day
18-JulNelson Mandela International Day
28-JulWorld Nature conservation day
Important Days of August 2021

Given below is the complete list of Important Days of August 2021:

List of Important Days (August)
2-AugInternational Friendship Day
3-AugIndependence day of Niger
5-AugIndependence day of upper Volta
6-AugHiroshima Day
9-AugInternational day of World’s indigenous people
9-AugQuit India Day and Nagasaki Day
12-AugInternational Youth day
15-AugIndependence Day of India
23-AugInternational Day for the remembrance of the slave trade and its abolition
29-AugNational Sports Day
Important Days of September 2021

Given below is the complete list of Important Days of September 2021:

List of Important Days (September)
5-SepTeachers’ Day (Dr. Radhakrishnan’s birthday), Forgiveness day
8-SepWorld Literacy Day
14-SepHindi day, World First Air Day
15-SepEngineer’s day in India
16-SepWorld Ozone Day
21-SepAlzheimer’s Day, International day of peace
25-SepSocial justice day
26-SepDay of the Deaf
27-SepWorld Tourism Day

Important Days of October 2021

Given below is the complete list of Important Days of October 2021:

List of Important Days (October)
1-OctInternational day of the Older person
2-OctMahatma Gandhi birthday, International day of non-violence
3-OctWorld Habitat Day, World nature day
4-OctWorld Animal Welfare Day
5-OctWorld Teacher’s day
8-OctIndian Air Force Day
9-OctWorld Post Office day
10-OctNational Post Day
11-OctInternational girl child day
12-OctWorld Arthritis day
13-OctUN International Day for National disaster reduction
14-OctWorld Standards Day
15-OctWorld White Cane Day (guiding the Blind)
16-OctWorld Food Day
17-OctInternational day for the eradication of poverty
20-OctWorld statistics day
24-OctUN Day, World development information Day
30-OctWorld Thrift Day
Important Days of November 2021

Given below is the complete list of Important Days of November 2021:

List of Important Days (November)
1-NovWorld vegan day
5-NovWorld Radiography day
9-NovWorld services day
14-NovChildren’s Day in India, Jawaharlal Nehru birthday
16-NovInternational day for Endurance
17-NovWorld Student Day, National Journalism day
18-NovWorld Adult day
19-NovWorld Citizen day
20-NovAfrica Industrialization Day, Universal children day
21-NovWorld Television day, World Fisheries day
25-NovWorld Non-veg day
26-NovLaw day
29-NovInternational Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People
30-NovFlag day
Important Days of December 2021 

Given below is the complete list of Important Days of December 2021:

List of Important Days (December)
1-DecWorld Aids Day
2-DecWorld Computer literacy day, International day of abolition of slavery
3-DecInternational Day of People with disabilities, World conservation day
4-DecNavy Day
5-DecInternational volunteer day for economic and social development
7-DecArmed Forces Flag Day, International civil aviation day
9-DecThe International day against corruption
10-DecHuman Right Day
11-DecInternational Mountain day
14-DecInternational Energy day
18-DecInternational Migrants day
19-DecGoa’s liberation day
20-DecInternational Human solidarity
23-DecKisan Divas (Farmer’s Day)

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