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Holidays and Observances in North Korea in 2019

Holidays and Observances in North Korea in 2019

Date NameType
Jan 1TuesdayNew YearPublic Holiday
Feb 5TuesdayLunar New Year's DayPublic Holiday
Feb 16SaturdayBirth date of Kim Jong IlPublic Holiday
Feb 19TuesdayCheongwoldaeboreumPublic Holiday
Mar 8FridayInternational Women's DayPublic Holiday
Mar 21ThursdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Apr 15MondayBirth Date of Kim Il SungPublic Holiday
Apr 25ThursdayChosun People's Army Foundation DayPublic Holiday
May 1WednesdayMay DayPublic Holiday
Jun 6ThursdayChosun Children's Union Foundation DayPublic Holiday
Jun 22SaturdayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 27SaturdayDay of Victory in the Fatherland Liberation WarPublic Holiday
Aug 15ThursdayLiberation DayPublic Holiday
Aug 25SundayDay of SongunPublic Holiday
Sep 9MondayNational DayPublic Holiday
Sep 9MondayChuseok Harvest FestivalPublic Holiday
Sep 23MondaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 10ThursdayParty Foundation DayPublic Holiday
Nov 16SaturdayMother's DayObservance
Dec 22SundayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 27FridayConstitution DayPublic Holiday

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