List of Important Days & Dates 2023 (National & International)

Important Days and Dates of 2023 (National and international) have been shared in this article. From this post, you will get to know all the important national and international Days and Dates for SSC CGL, RRB NTPC, and other competitive exams. The list of important Days and Dates will help candiDates in order to prepare better for the competitive exam. Check out the lists below.

Important Days and Dates in

January February March
April May June
July  August September
October  November December

Important Days and Dates in January

Important Days and Dates of January 2023

1st January – English New Year, Army Medical Corps Establishment Day, Global Family Day

4th January – World Braille Day

6th January – World War Orphans Day, National Technology Day

8th January – African National Congress Foundation Day

9th January – Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (NRI Day)

10th January – World Laughter Day, World Hindi Day

11th January – Death anniversary of Lal Bahadur Shastri, National Human Trafficking Awareness Day

12th January – National Youth Day (Birth of Swami Vivekanand), National Vision Board Day

13th January – Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti

14th January – Lohri

15th January – Indian Army Day, Pongal, Makar Sakranti, Wikipedia Day

23rd January – Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose’s birth anniversary

25th January – International Customs Duty Day, India Tourism Day, National Voters Day

26th January – Republic Day (India), Australia Day

27th January – Family Literacy Day, International Holocaust Remembrance Day (International Day of Commemoration)

28th January – Birth anniversary of Lala Lajpat Rai

30th January – Mahatma Gandhi’s Martyrdom Day (Martyr’s day)

Important Days and Dates in February

Important Days and Dates of February 2023

1st February – Indian Coast Guard Day

2nd February – World Wetlands Day

4th February – World Cancer Day, Independence Day of Sri Lanka

6th February – International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation

7th February – International Safer Internet Day

11th February – World Day of the Sick

12th February – Darwin Day, International Day of Women’s Health

13th February – Sarojini Naidu’s Birth Anniversary

14th February – Saint Valentine’s Day

15th February – International Childhood Cancer Day

18th February – Taj Mahotsav

20th February – World Day of Social Justice

21st February – International Mother Language Day

22nd February – World Scout Day

24th February – Central Excise Day

27th February – World Sustainable Energy Day

28th February – National Science Day

Important Days and Dates of March 2023 

1st March – Zero Discrimination Day, World Civil Defence Day, Self-Injury Awareness Day

2nd March – Employee Appreciation Day

3rd March – World Wildlife Day, World Hearing Day

4th March – National Safety Day

8th March – International Women’s Day, Ramakrishna Jayanti

10th March – CISF Raising Day

12th March – Mauritius Day

14th March – Pi Day, International Day of Action for Rivers

15th March – World Consumer Rights Day, World Sleep Day

16th March – National Vaccination Day

18th March – Ordnance Factories Day (India)

20th March – International Day of Happiness, World Oral Health Day

21st March – World Forestry Day, World Down Syndrome Day, World Poetry Day, Human Rights Day (South Africa), International Day of Forests

22nd March – World Water Day

23rd March – World Meteorological Day

24th March – World Tuberculosis (TB) Day

25th March – International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade, International Day of the Unborn Child

26th March – Purple Day for epilepsy

27th March – World Theatre Day

Important Days and Dates of April 2023

1st April – Orissa Day, Prevention of Blindness week

2nd April – World Autism Awareness Day, International Children’s Book Day

4th April – International Day for Mine Awareness

5th April – National Maritime Day

6th April – International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

7th April – World Health Day (On this very day in the year 1948, WHO was formed, however, the first World Health Day was observed in the year 1950)

10th April – World Homeopathy Day

11th April – National Safe Motherhood Day, National Pet Day

12th April – Equal Pay Day

13th April – Jallianwallah Bagh Massacre Day (1919)

14th April – B.R. Ambedkar Remembrance Day

17th April – World Hemophilia Day

18 April – World Heritage Day

21th- April – National Civil Service Day, Secretaries’ Day

22th- April – World Earth Day

23th- April – World Book and Copyright Day

24th- April – National Panchayati Day

25th- April – World Malaria Day

26th- April – World Intellectual Property Day

28th- April – World Day for Safety and Health at Work, World Veterinary Day

30th- April – Ayushman Bharat Diwas

Important Days and Dates of May 2023

1st May: International Labour Day or May Day, Maharashtra Day

3rd May: Press Freedom Day

4th- May: Coal Miners Day, International Firefighter’s Day

7th- May: World Athletics Day, Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti

8th- May: World Red Cross Day, World Thalassaemia Day

11th- May: National Technology Day

12th- May: International Nurses Day

15th- May: International Day of Families

17th- May: World Telecommunication Day, World Hypertension Day

18th- May: World AIDS Vaccine Day, International Museum Day

21th- May: National Anti-Terrorism Day

22th- May: International Day for Biological Diversity

31th- May: Anti-Tobacco Day

Important Days and Dates of June 2023

1st June (Year of Six Month): World Milk Day, Global Day of Parents

2nd June: International Sex Workers Day, Telangana Formation Day

3rd June: World Bicycle Day

4th June: International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression

5th June: World Environment Day

7th June: World Food Safety Day

8th June: World Brain Tumour Day, World Oceans Day

12 June: World Day Against Child Labour

14th- June: World Blood Donor Day

15th- June: World Wind Day, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

16th- June: Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev

17th- June: World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought (International)

18th- June: Autistic Pride Day, International Picnic Day

19th- June: World Sickle Cell Awareness Day, World Sauntering Day

20th- June: World Refugee Day (International)

21th- June: World Music Day, World Hydrography Day, International Yoga Day

23th- June: International Olympic Day, United Nations Public Service Day, International Widow’s Day

26th- June: International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

30th- June: Asteroid Day

Important Days and Dates of July 2023

Fourth Sunday of July – National Parent’s Day (US)

Fourth Thursday in July – National Refreshment Day

Last Friday in July – System Administrator Appreciation Day

1st July – Doctor’s Day, National Postal Worker Day, Canada Day, Chartered Accountant’s Day (India), National U.S. Postage Stamp Day, National Gingersnap Day

2nd July – World UFO Day, National Anisette Day

3rd July – National Fried Clam Day

4th- July – Independence Day USA

6th- July – World Zoonoses Day

11th- July – World Population Day, National 7-Eleven Day

12th- July – National Simplicity Day, Paper Bag Day, Malala Day

14th- July- Bastille Day

17th- July – World Day for International Justice

18th- July – International Nelson Mandela Day

22th- July – Pi Approximation Day

24th- July – National Thermal Engineer Day

26th- July – Kargil Vijay Diwas (Kargil Victory Day)

28th- July – World Nature Conservation Day, World Hepatitis Day

29th- July – International Tiger Day

Important Days and Dates of August 2023

First Friday of August – International Beer Day

First Sunday of August – Friendship Day

1st August – Yorkshire Day

6th- August – Hiroshima Day

9 August – Quit India Movement Day, Nagasaki Day, Day of the World’s Indigenous People

12th- August – International Youth Day

13th- August – International Lefthanders Day

14th- August – Youm-e-Azadi (Pakistan Independence Day)

15th- August – Independence Day (India), Victory over Japan Day (UK), Day of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary

16th- August- Bennington Battle Day

17th- August – Indonesian Independence Day

19th- August – World Photography Day, World Humanitarian Day

20th- August – World Mosquito Day

20th- August- Sadbhavna Divas, Indian Akshay Urja Day

23th- August – International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition, European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Stalinism and Nazism

26th- August – Women’s Equality Day

29th- August – National Sports Day

30th- August – Small Industry Day

31th- August – Hari Merdeka (Malaysia National Day)

Important Days and Dates of September 2023

2nd September – Victory over Japan Day (USA), World Coconut Day

3rd September – Skyscraper Day

5th- September – International Day of Charity, Teachers’ Day (India)

7th- September – Brazilian Independence Day, Forgiveness Day

8th- September – International Literacy Day

10th- September- World Suicide Prevention Day

11th- September – Patriot Day

14th- September – Hindi Diwas, World First Aid Day

15th- September – Engineer’s Day (India), International Day of Democracy

16th- September – Malaysia Day, World Ozone Day, International Day of Preservation

19th- September – International Talk Like a Pirate Day

21th- September – International Day of Peace and Non-Violence, World Alzheimer’s Day

22th- September – Rose Day (Welfare of Cancer patients)

23th- September – International Day of Sign Languages

26 September – European Day of Languages, World Contraception Day, World Maritime Day

27th- September – World Tourism Day

28th- September – World Rabies Day

29th- September – World Heart Day

30th- September – International Translation Day

Fourth Sunday of September – World Rivers Day

Last week of September – World Day of Deaf

October 2023

1 October – International Day of the Elderly (UN), International Coffee Day, World Vegetarian Day

2 October – Gandhi Jayanti, International Day of Non-Violence

3 October – German Unity Day

4 October – World Animal Welfare Day

5 October – World Teachers’ Day

6 October – German-American Day

8 October – Indian Air Force Day

9 October – World Postal Day or World Post Office Day

10 October – World Mental Health Day

11 October – International Girl Child Day

13 October – World Calamity Control Day (UN) or UN International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction

14 October – World Standards Day

15 October – Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day, Global Handwashing Day, World White Cane Day (guiding the blind), World Students Day

16 October – World Food Day

17 October – International Poverty Eradication Day

20 October – National Solidarity Day (China attacked India on that Day)

23 October – Mole Day

24 October – United Nations Day, World Development Information Day

30 October – World Thrift Day

31 October – Halloween, Rashtriya Ekta Diwas

November 2023

1st November – World Vegan Day, All Saints’ Day

2nd November – All Souls’ Day

5th- November – World Tsunami Day

7th- November – Infant Protection Day, World Cancer Awareness Day

9th- November – Iqbal Day, National Legal Services Day

10th- November – Transport Day

11th- November – Armistice Day (also Remembrance Day), Veterans Day (US)

12th- November – World Pneumonia Day, Guru Nanak Dev’s Birth Anniversary

13th- November – World Kindness Day

14th- November – World Diabetes Day, Children’s Day

17th- November – National Epilepsy Day

19th- November – International Men’s Day, World Toilet Day

20th- November – Universal Children’s Day, Africa Industrialization Day

21th- November – World Television Day

25th- November – International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

26th- November – Law Day (India)

29th- November – International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People

30th- November – Saint Andrew’s Day (Scotland)

December 2023

1st December – World AIDS Day

2nd December – National Pollution Control

3rd December – World Day of the Handicapped

4th- December – Indian Navy Day

5th- December – International Volunteer Day, World Soil Day

7th- December – Indian Armed Forces Flag Day, International Civil Aviation Day

9th- December – International Anti-Corruption Day

10th December – Human Rights Day

11th- December – UNICEF Day, International Mountain Day

14th- December – World Energy Conservation Day

15th- December – International Tea Day

16th- December – Victory Day of Bangladesh

18th- December – Minorities Rights Day (India), International Migrants Day

19th- December – Goa’s Liberation Day

20th- December – International Human Solidarity Day

22th- December – National Mathematics Day

23th- December – Kisan Divas (Farmer’s Day in India)

24th- December – National Consumer Rights Day

25th- December – Christmas Day, Good Governance Day (India)

31th- December – New Year’s Eve

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Question: What is the date of national mathematics day?

Ans. It falls on December 22.

Question: When does world AIDS fall?

Ans. It falls on 1st December.

Question: When was WHO established/formed?

Ans. It was formed on 7 April 1948.

Question: When is human rights day celebrated?

Ans. It is celebrated on 10 December.

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