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What is the date of Independence Day in 2024?

Independence Day Day is on Thursday, August 1, 2024 in Benin.

Brief Information

  • This year:Thursday, August 1, 2024
  • Next year:Friday, August 1, 2025
  • Last year:Tuesday, August 1, 2023
  • Type:National Holiday

Holidays in Benin in 2024

Holidays in Benin in 2025

About Independence Day in Benin

Independence Day 2024 in Benin

Independence Day Day, which is observed on August 1, signifies the commencement of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it's a National Holiday in many countries.

Is Independence Day a National Holiday in Benin?

Yes, Independence Day is a National Holiday in Benin. A national holiday is a day designated by a country's government as a day of celebration or commemoration, during which public institutions, schools, and businesses may be closed. These holidays often hold cultural, historical, or religious significance and are observed by the entire nation.

New Year Observances days

YearDayDateHoliday NameComments
2018WednesdayAugust 01Independence Day
2019ThursdayAugust 01Independence Day
2020SaturdayAugust 01Independence Day
2021SundayAugust 01Independence Day
2022MondayAugust 01Independence Day
2023TuesdayAugust 01Independence Day
2024ThursdayAugust 01Independence Day
2025FridayAugust 01Independence Day

National Language of Benin

  • Name:French
  • Native:Français
  • Code:fr

Country Information of Benin

  • Name:Benin
  • Capital:Porto-Novo
  • Country Code:BJ
  • Emoji:🇧🇯
  • Phone code:229
  • Unicode:U+1F1E7 U+1F1EF
  • Currency:XOF
  • Currency Symbol:CFA