Important Days in April 2024

Important Days and Dates in April 2024: Are you planning to go on a trip in April 2024 and want to know the dates when your college or office will remain closed during the month? If yes, then that’s exactly what you’ll find here. Every year begins with a new beginning and we should remember every day of the year as having its importance.

You may or may not know all the important days in April 2024. The dates of some special days in April are marked, while other days are observed on a different date each year. We have prepared a combined list of all national and international special days in April.

Read Also – List of Holidays in 2024 by Central Government

Most Important and Special Days in April 2024

In the Gregorian calendar, April is the fourth month of the year and celebrates several festivals, holidays, and other important days. Important holidays like Good Friday, Easter, Ambedkar Jayanti, Rama Navami, etc. are observed in April only.

Candidates aspiring for government jobs and preparing for the upcoming competitive examination should carefully read this important post about national and international days and dates in 2024.

DateDay
April 1April Fool’s Day, Odisha Day, Utkal Diwas
April 2World Autism Awareness Day
April 4International Day of Mine Awareness, Mahavir Jayanti
April 5National Maritime Day
April 6Maundy Thursday
April 7Good Friday, World Health Day
April 9Easter
April 10World Homoeopathy Day, Siblings Day
April 11National Safe Motherhood Day, National Pet Day
April 12International Day of Human Space Flight
April 13Jallianwala Bagh Massacre Day
April 14Ambedkar Jayanti, Baisakhi, Puthandu
April 15World Art Day
April 17World Haemophilia Day
April 18World Heritage Day
April 21National Civil Service Day
April 22World Earth Day
April 23World Book and Copyright Day
April 24National Panchayati Raj Day
April 25World Malaria Day
April 26World Intellectual Property Day
April 28World Day for Safety and Health at Work
April 29International Dance Day
April 30Ayushman Bharat Diwas, World Veterinary Day
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List of Holidays in April 2024

Here is the list of Important Days and Dates in April 2024 in India:

See also  Important Days in March 2024
DateDayHoliday
1 April 2024 Monday Odisha Day  
5 April 2024 Friday Babu Jagjivan Ram Jayanti 
5 April 2024 Friday Jumat-ul-Wida 
7 April 2024 Sunday Shab-i-Qadr 
9 April 2024 Tuesday Gudi Padwa 
9 April 2024 Tuesday Telugu New Year 
9 April 2024 Tuesday Ugadi 
10 April 2024 Wednesday Idul Fitr 
11 April 2024 Thursday Idul Fitr Holiday 
11 April 2024 Thursday Sarhul 
13 April 2024 Saturday Bohag Bihu Holiday 
13 April 2024 Saturday Maha Vishuba Sankranti 
13 April 2024 Saturday Vaishak 
14 April 2024 Sunday Bengali New Year 
14 April 2024 Sunday Bohag Bihu 
14 April 2024 Sunday Cheiraoba 
14 April 2024 Sunday Dr Ambedkar Jayanti 
14 April 2024 Sunday Tamil New Year 
14 April 2024 Sunday Vishu 
15 April 2024 Monday Himachal Day 
17 April 2024 Wednesday Ram Navami 
21 April 2024 Sunday Garia Puja 
21 April 2024 Sunday Mahavir Jayanti 

Full List of Important Days & Dates in April 2024

Most of these days are of national importance related to different countries. A list of these days for April has been given below after excluding the days already discussed above.

  • 1 April – Odisha Day, Prevention of Blindness Week, Edible Book Day, Start of Testicular Cancer Awareness Week (US), Kha b-Nisan (Assyrian people), Arbor Day (Tanzania), National Day (Cyprus), National Civil Service Day (Thailand), Fossil Fools Day
  • 2 April -International Children’s Book Day, Malvinas Day (Argentina), Unity of Peoples of Russia and Belarus Day (Belarus), Thai Heritage Conservation Day (Thailand), National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day (US)
  • 4 April – International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action, Peace Day (Angola), Children’s Day (Hong Kong, Taiwan), Independence Day (Senegal)
  • 5 April – Sikmogil (South Korea), National Caramel Day (US), Children’s Day (Palestinian territories), National Maritime Day
  • 6 April – Maundy Thursday, Tartan Day (US & Canada), Chakri Day (Thailand), New Beer’s Eve (US), National Beer Day (United Kingdom)
  • 7 April Special Days – Good Friday, Genocide Memorial Day (Rwanda), National Beer Day (US), Motherhood and Beauty Day (Armenia), Flag Day (Slovenia), Women’s Day (Mozambique), Sheikh Abeid Amani Karume Day (Tanzania), No Housework Day, World Health Day
  • 8 April Special Days – International Romani Day, Buddha’s Birthday (Japan), Feast of the First Day of the Writing of the Book of the Law (Thelema)
  • 9 April – International Banshtai Tsai Day, Martyr’s Day (Tunisia), Anniversary of the German Invasion of Denmark (Denmark), Day of the Finnish Language (Finland), Constitution Day (Kosovo), Baghdad Liberation Day (Iraqi Kurdistan), Feast of the Second Day of the Writing of the Book of the Law (Thelema), Remembrance for Haakon Sigurdsson (The Troth), Bataan Day or Araw ng Kagitingan (Philippines), National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day (US), Day of National Unity (Georgia), Vimy Ridge Day (Canada)
  • 10 April – Palm Sunday, Feast of the Third Day of the Writing of the Book of the Law (Thelema), Siblings Day, Day of the Builder (Azerbaijan), World Homoeopathy Day
  • 11 April – National Pet Day (US), World Parkinson’s Day, National Cheese Fondue Day (US), Juan Santamaria Day (Costa Rica), International Louie Louie Day
  • 12 April – National Redemption Day (Liberia), Children’s Day (Bolivia and Haiti), Cosmonautics Day (Russia), Halifax Day (North Carolina), Yuri’s Night, National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day (US)
  • 13 April – Unfairly Prosecuted Person Day (Slovakia), Teacher’s Day (Ecuador), Katyn Memorial Day (Poland), Jefferson’s Birthday (US), First Day of Thingyan (Myanmar)
  • 14 April – Dhivehi Language Day (Maldives), Black Day (South Korea), Pohela Boishakh (Bangladesh), Vaisakh (Punjab), Commemoration of Anfal Genocide Against the Kurds (Iraqi Kurdistan), Pana Sankranti (Odisha), Second day of Songkran (Thailand), Day of Mologa (Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia), Puthandu (India, Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka), Youth Day (Angola), Day of the Georgian Language (Georgia), Pan American Day, Season of Emancipation (Barbados), N’Ko Alphabet Day (Mande speakers), First day of Takayama Spring Festival (Japan)
See also  List of Important Days in January 2024

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  • 15 April – Pohela Boishakh (West Bengal), Universal Day of Culture, Hillsborough Disaster Memorial (England), Day of the Sun (North Korea), Jackie Robinson Day (US), Last Day of Songkran (Thailand), National Banana Day (US), World Art Day
  • 16 April – Birthday of Queen Margrethe II (Denmark), Remembrance of Chemical Attack on Balisan and Sheikh Wasan (Iraqi Kurdistan), Memorial Day for the Victims of the Holocaust (Hungary), Birthday of José de Diego (US), Foursquare Day, Emancipation Day (US), World Voice Day, National Healthcare Decisions Day (US)
  • 17 April – Easter, Women’s Day (Gabon), National Cheeseball Day (US), Evacuation Day (Syria), FAO Day (Iraq), Malbec World Day, National Espresso Day (Italy), Flag Day (American Samoa)
  • 18 April – Independence Day (Zimbabwe), Anniversary of the Victory over the Teutonic Knights in the Battle of the Ice (Russia), Invention Day (Japan), Army Day (Iran), Friend’s Day (Brazil), Coma Patients’ Day (Poland)
  • 19 April – Holocaust Remembrance Day (Poland), Dutch-American Friendship Day (US), Army Day (Brazil), Beginning of the Independence Movement (Venezuela), National Garlic Day (US), Bicycle Day, Primrose Day (United Kingdom), Indian Day (Brazil), Landing of the 33 Patriots Day (Uruguay), King Mswati III’s BSirthday (Swaziland), National Rice Ball Day (US), World Liver Day
  • 20 April – Chinese Language Day
  • 21 April – Administrative Professionals’ Day, Heroic Defense of Veracruz (Mexico), Day of Local Self-Government (Russia), Kartini Day (Indonesia), Tiradentes’ Day (Brazil), Grounation Day, National Tree Planting Day (Kenya), Kang Pan-sok’s Birthday (North Korea), Queen’s Official Birthday (Falkland Islands), San Jacinto Day (Texas), Local Self Government Day (Russia), Vietnam Book Day
  • 22 April – National Jelly Bean Day (US), Holocaust Remembrance Day (Serbia), Discovery Day (Brazil)
  • 23 April – English Language Day, Navy Day (China), German Beer Day (Germany), Castile and Leon Day (Spain), Canada Book Day (Canada), Independence Day (Florida), Khongjom Day (Manipur), UN English Language Day, La Diada de Sant Jordi (Spain), International Pixel-Stained Techno-peasant Day, National Sovereignty and Children’s Day (Turkey, Northern Cyprus), St George’s Day (England)
  • 24 April – National Panchayati Day (India), Democracy Day (Nepal), World Day for Laboratory Animals, National Pigs in a Blanket Day (US), Fashion Revolution Day, Labour Safety Day (Bangladesh), Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day (Armenia), Flag Day (Ireland), St Mark’s Eve (Western Christianity), Concord Day (Niger), Republic Day (The Gambia), Children’s Day (Zambia), Kapyong Day (Australia), International Sculpture Day
  • 25 April – Major Rogation (Western Christianity), Red Hat Society Day, Feast of Saint Mark (Western Christianity), National Zucchini Bread Day (US), Anniversary of the First Cabinet of Kurdish Government (Iraqi Kurdistan), Sinai Liberation Day (Egypt), Freedom Day (Portugal), DNA Day, Anzac Day (Australia, New Zealand), Parental Alienation Awareness Day, Military Foundation Day (North Korea), Liberation Day (Italy), Flag Day (Faroe Islands, Swaziland), Arbor Day (Germany)
  • 26 April – Union Day (Tanzania), Day of Remembrance of the Chernobyl Tragedy (Belarus), National Pretzel Day (US), Memorial Day of Radiation Accidents and Catastrophes (Russia), Lesbian Visibility Day, Confederate Memorial Day (US)
  • 27 April – Freedom Day (South Africa), National Veterans’ Day (Finland), National Prime Rib Day (US), Day of the Uprising Against the Occupying Forces (Slovenia), Independence Day (Togo, Sierra Leone), Day of Russian Parliamentarism (Russia), National Day (Mayotte, Sierra Leone), Flag Day (Moldova)
  • 28 April – World Day for Safety and Health at Work, National Day of Mourning (Canada), National Day (Sardinia, Italy), Restoration of Sovereignty Day (Japan), Lawyers’ Day (Orissa), Mujahideen Victory Day (Afghanistan), National Heroes Day (Barbados)
  • 29 April – Princess Bedike’s Birthday (Denmark), Showa Day (Japan), Day of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare (United Nations), National Shrimp Scampi Day (US), International Dance Day (UNESCO)
  • 30 April – Ayushman Bharat Diwas, Children’s Day (Mexico), World Veterinary Day, Russian State Fire Service Day, Martyr’s Day (Pakistan), International Jazz Day (UNESCO), Teachers’ Day (Paraguay), Reunification Day (Vietnam), Birthday of the King (Sweden), Camaron Day (French Foreign Legion), Honesty Day (US), Carodejnice (Czech Republic and Slovakia), Armed Forces Day (Georgia), Walpurgis Night (Central and Northern Europe), National Persian Gulf Day (Iran), Consumer Protection Day (Thailand)

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