The solar eclipse has inspired many mythical stories and influenced human behavior. Even today, eclipses of the Sun are considered bad omens in many cultures. more
Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It occurs 39 days after Easter Sunday. It is a Christian holiday that commemorates Jesus Christ's ascension into heaven according to Christian belief.
Is Ascension Day a Public Holiday?
Ascension Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.
About Ascension DayRead more about Ascension Day.
Ascension Day Observances
|2014||Thu||May 29||Ascension Day||Public Holiday|
|2015||Thu||May 14||Ascension Day||Public Holiday|
|2016||Thu||May 5||Ascension Day||Public Holiday|
|2017||Thu||May 25||Ascension Day||Public Holiday|
|2018||Thu||May 10||Ascension Day||Public Holiday|
|2019||Thu||May 30||Ascension Day||Public Holiday|
|2020||Thu||May 21||Ascension Day||Public Holiday|
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