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Important Days and Dates 2023 – National & International

Important Days and Dates 2023: Important Days and Dates 2023 of National & International are important topics for any teaching recruitment exam preparation. Here we are going to share a month-wise list of important national and international days and dates for the aspirants of the DSSSB, KVS, RPSC, NVS, and Other Competitive Exams.

In static GK, usually 2-3 questions can be asked from the Important National and International days to get good scoring in exams. We have added all essential days in the year in the following article. All the appearing candidates for the Teaching Competitive Exam must thoroughly go through the following list of Important Days and Dates 2023.

Important Days

Here we are providing the month-wise list of the important national and international days of the year 2023. So in order to crack the exam, you need to remember all these important days throughout each month and why are they important. . In this article, you will see the important days of the year month-wise.

Important Days in July 2023

Important Days In January

January is the first month of the year and here is a list of Important days of January. Check out the complete list of National and International Days of January month mentioned below.

List of Important Days in January
1st January English New Year, Army Medical Corps Establishment Day, Global family day, World Peace Day
4th January World Braille Day
6th January World War Orphans Day
8th January African National Congress Foundation Day
9th January Pravasi Bharatiya Divas NRI Day
10th January World LAugusthter Day, World Hindi Day
11th January Death anniversary of Lal Bahadur Shastri
12th January National Youth Day (Birth Day of Swami Vivekanand)
15th January Army Day (Field Marshall K.M. Cariappa took over the command of Army on this day in 1949 from the British), Pongal, Makar Sankranti
23rd January Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose birthday
24th January National Girl Child Day of India
25th January International Customs Duty Day, India Tourism Day, National Voters Day
26th January Republic Day of India and International Customs Day
27th January International Holocaust Day (The largest Nazi death camp, Auschwitz- Birkenau was liberated by Soviet troops on Jan 27, 1945.), International Day of Commemoration
28th January Birth Anniversary of Lala Lajpat Rai
28th January Data protection day
30th January Mahatma Gandhi’s Martyrdom Day (Martyr’s day),  World Leprosy Eradication Day

Important Days In January 2023

Important Days In February

Check out the list of National and International Days of February given below. Candidates preparing for competitive exams must learn about the Important days of February. It is the second month of the year with only 28 days in it.

List of Important Days in February
1st February Indian Coast Guard Day
2nd February World Wetlands Day
4th February World Cancer Day
4th February National Day of Sri Lanka
6th February International day against female genital mutilation
7th February International Development Week
11th February World Day of the Sick
2nd Sunday of February World Marriage Day
12th February Darwin Day
12th February Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday
13th February Sarojini Naidu’s Birth Anniversary
14th February Saint Valentine’s Day
18th February Taj Mahotsav
20th February World Day of Social Justice
21st February International Mother Language Day
22nd February World Scout Day
23rd February World Peace and understanding day
24th February Central Excise Day
27 February World Sustainable Energy Day
28 February National Science Day

Important Days In February 2023

Important Days in March

Check out the list of National and International Days of March given below. Important days of March are listed below in detail. March is the third month of the year with many days of national and international importance.

List of Important Days in (March)
1st March Zero Discrimination Day
World Civil Defense Day
3rd March World Wildlife Day
World Hearing Day
4th March National Safety Day
8 March International Women’s Day
10 March CISF Raising Day
13 March No Smoking Day (Second Wednesday of March)
14 March Pi Day
International Day of Action for Rivers
15 March World Consumer Rights Day
16 March National Vaccination Day
18 March Ordnance Factories Day (India)
20 March International Day of Happiness
World Sparrow Day
21 March World Forestry Day
World Down syndrome Day
World Poetry Day
22 March World Water Day
23rd March World Meteorological Day
24 March World Tuberculosis (TB) Day
27 March World Theatre Day

Important Days In March 

Important Days In April

Check out the list of National and International Days of April given below. Carefully read the list of Important Days and Dates 2023 for Competitive Exams to excel in them. Its the fourth months of the year with many signification international and national days in it.

List of Important Days in April
1 April Orissa Day, Prevention of Blindness week
2 April World Autism Awareness Day
4 April International Day for Mine Awareness
5 April National Maritime Day
7 April World Health Day
10 April World Homeopathy Day
11 April National Safe Motherhood Day, National Pet Day
13 April Jallianwallah Bagh Massacre Day (1919)
17 April World Haemophilia Day
18 April World Heritage Day
21 April National Civil Service Day, Secretaries’s Day
22 April World Earth Day
23 April World Book and Copyright Day
24 April National Panchayati Day
25 April World Malaria Day
26 April World Intellectual Property Day
28 April World Day for Safety and Health at Work, World Veterinary Day

Important Days In May

Check out the list of National and International Days of May to find out the important days for govt exams. This list will help you know all about the Important Day of May when you are preparing for the competitive exams. It is the fifth month of the year.

List of Important Days in May
1-May International Labour Day
3-May Press Freedom Day
4-May Coal miner’s day
May (2nd Sunday) Mother’s Day
8-May World Red Cross Day
9-May Victory day
11-May National Technology Day
12-May International Nurses day
14-May World Migratory day
15-May International Day of the Family
17-May World Telecommunication Day (Information Society Day)
21-May Anti-terrorism day
24-May Commonwealth Day
31-May Anti-Tobacco Day

Important Days In June

Check out the List of Important Days & Dates 2023 in the month of June. These Important days of June have appeared in many competitive exams over the years. Thus, candidates who are preparing for the teaching government jobs like DSSSB and KVS should take a look at the following table.

List of Important Days in June
1-June Global Parents Day
3 June World Bicycle Day
4-June International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
5-June World Environment Day
7-June International level crossing awareness day
8-June World ocean day
12-June World day against Child Labour
14-June World blood donor day
17-June World day to combat desertification and drought
20-June World Refugee day
21-June Father’s Day, World Music day
June (3rd Sunday) Father’s Day
23-June United Nation’s public service day
23-June International Widow’s day
26-June International day against Drug abuse & Illicit Trafficking
27-June World Diabetes Day
30 June World Asteroid Day

Important Days in July

Check out the list of some of the most important days in the year that appear in the month of July. Here we are offering you a list of National and International Days of July in the table below.

July Month Important Days in Details

List of Important Days in July
1-July National Doctor’s day
1-July World UFO day, World Sports Journalists Day
July (1st Saturday) International Day of Cooperatives
4-July American Independence day
6-July World Zoonoses Day
11-July World Population Day
12-July World Malala day
18-July Nelson Mandela International Day
28-July World Nature conservation day
29-July International Tiger Day

Important Days In August

Check out the list of National and International Important Days of August. The list includes important days for govt exams in the month of August. Try to absorb as many  Important days of August as possible for your benefit.

List of Important Dates & Dates in August 2023

List of Important Days in August
2-August International Friendship Day
3-August Independence day of Niger
5-August Independence day of upper Volta
6-August Hiroshima Day
9-August International day of World’s indigenous people
9-August Quit India Day and Nagasaki Day
12-August International Youth day
14-August Independence Day of Pakistan
15-August Independence Day of India
19-August World Photography day
20-August Sadbhavna Diwas
23-August International Day for the remembrance of
the slave trade and its abolition
29-August National Sports Day
30-August Small Industry Day

Important Days in September

Check out the List of Important Days & Dates 2023 September. The candidates should have a fair idea of these dates to ensure they are updated to date with the Important Days and Dates 2023 for Competitive Exams.

List of Important Days in September
5-September Teachers’ Day (Dr Radhakrishnan’s birthday), Forgiveness day
8-September World Literacy Day
14-September Hindi day, World First Air Day
15-September Engineer’s day in India
16-September World Ozone Day
21-September Alzheimer’s Day, International day of peace
25-September Social justice day
26-September Day of the Deaf
27-September World Tourism Day

Important Days in October

Check out the list of National and International Days of October in the below-mentioned table. Candidates will find the list of all important days in a year in this article. Keep reading till the end to know more about the List of Important Days & Dates 2023.

List of Important Days in October
1-October International Day of the Older person
2-October Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday,
International day of non-violence
3-October World Habitat Day, World nature day
4-October World Animal Welfare Day
5-October World Teacher’s day
6-October World Wildlife Day, World Food Security day
8-October Indian Air Force Day
9-October World Post Office day
10-October National Post Day
11-October International girl child day
12-October World Arthritis day
13-October UN International Day for National disaster reduction
14-October World Standards Day
15-October World White Cane Day (guiding the Blind)
16-October World Food Day
17-October International Day for the eradication of poverty
20-October World statistics day
24-October UN Day, World development information Day
30-October World Thrift Day
31-October Rastriya Ekta Diwas (in memory of Sardar Patel),
National Integration Day (In memory of Indira Gandhi)

Important Days in November

Check out the  Important Days and Dates 2023 for Competitive Exams of November provided for you in a tabular form for your convenience. National and international important days of November are given details.

List of Important Days in November
1-November World vegan day
5-November World Radiography day
7-November Infant Protection day
World Cancer Awareness Day
9-November World services day
10-November Transport Day
14-November Children’s Day in India
Jawaharlal Nehru birthday
16-November International day for Endurance
17-November World Student day
National Journalism day
18-November World Adult day
19-November World Citizen day
20-November Africa Industrialization Day
Universal children day
21-November World Television day
World Fisheries day
25-November World Non-veg day
26-November Law day
29-November International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People
30-November Flag day

Important Days in December

Finally, here is the list of National and International Days of December. All the candidates aspiring to crack teaching competitive exams should be well acquainted with the List of important National and International Days of December and the rest of the year as well.

List of Important Days in December
1-December World Aids Day
2-December World Computer literacy day
International day of abolition of slavery
3-December International Day of People with disabilities
World conservation day
4-December Navy Day
5-December International volunteer day for economic and social development
7-December Armed Forces Flag Day
International civil aviation day
9-December The International day against corruption
10-December Human Right Day
11-December International Mountain day
14-December International Energy day
18-December International Migrants day
19-December Goa’s liberation day
20-December International Human solidarity
23-December Kisan Divas (Farmer’s Day)
29-December International Bio-diversity day

Important Days PDF

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When is the World Aids Day?

World Aids Day is commemorated on 1st December every year.

When is World Environment Day celebrated?

World Environment Day is celebrated on 5th June every year.

On which date is International Youth day celebrated?

International Youth Day is celebrated on 12th August every year.

When is World Literacy Day?

World Literacy Day falls on the 8th of September every year.

Which day is celebrated on 1st December every year?

World Aids Day is celebrated on 1st December every year.

When is the Independence Day of India celebrated?

The Independence Day of India is celebrated on 15th August 2023.

When is Teachers’ Day celebrated?

Teachers’ Day is celebrated on 5th September 2023. It is also Dr Radhakrishnan's (2nd President of India) birthday.

When is Rastriya Ekta Diwas celebrated?

The Rashtriya Ekta Diwas is celebrated on 31st October 2023 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel who played a prolific role in the political integration of India.

Why is it important to know all the important days and dates?

Knowing the important days will help in scoring in the GK section of various government teaching jobs exams. Questions on important days and dates are very common in the GK section of the government jobs exams.

When is the Nelson Mandela International Day?

Nelson Mandela International Day is celebrated on the 18th July every year.

When is the Navy Day?

Navy Day is celebrated on the 4th December every year.

When is the Rastriya Ekta Diwas?

Rastriya Ekta Diwas is celebrated on the 31 October every year in memory of Sardar Patel.

Why is July 29th considered an important day in July?

As July 29 is observed as International Tiger Day, it is considered one of the important days in July. International Tiger Day is celebrated every year to raise awareness about the need to conserve tigers.

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