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Holidays in Japan in 2009

DateWeekdayHoliday nameHoliday type
Jan 1ThursdayNew Year's DayNational holiday
Jan 2FridayJanuary 2 Bank HolidayBank holiday
Jan 3SaturdayJanuary 3 Bank HolidayBank holiday
Jan 12MondayComing of Age DayNational holiday
Feb 11WednesdayNational Foundation DayNational holiday
Mar 3TuesdayDolls' Festival/Girls' FestivalObservance
Mar 20FridayMarch equinoxSeason
Mar 20FridaySpring EquinoxNational holiday
Apr 29WednesdayShōwa DayNational holiday
May 3SundayConstitution Memorial DayNational holiday
May 4MondayGreenery DayNational holiday
May 5TuesdayChildren's DayNational holiday
May 6WednesdayConstitution Memorial Day observedNational holiday
Jun 21SundayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 7TuesdayStar FestivalObservance
Jul 20MondaySea DayNational holiday
Sep 21MondayRespect for the Aged DayNational holiday
Sep 22TuesdaySeptember equinoxSeason
Sep 22TuesdayBridge Public holidayNational holiday
Sep 23WednesdayAutumn EquinoxNational holiday
Oct 12MondaySports DayNational holiday
Nov 3TuesdayCulture DayNational holiday
Nov 15Sunday7-5-3 DayObservance
Nov 23MondayLabor Thanksgiving DayNational holiday
Dec 21MondayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 23WednesdayEmperor's BirthdayNational holiday
Dec 25FridayChristmasObservance
Dec 31ThursdayDecember 31 Bank HolidayBank holiday

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