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What is the date of Dessalines Day in 2024?

Dessalines Day Day is on Thursday, October 17, 2024 in Haiti.

Brief Information

  • This year:Thursday, October 17, 2024
  • Next year:Friday, October 17, 2025
  • Last year:Tuesday, October 17, 2023
  • Type:National Holiday

Holidays in Haiti in 2024

Holidays in Haiti in 2025

About Dessalines Day in Haiti

Dessalines Day 2024 in Haiti

Dessalines Day Day, which is observed on October 17, signifies the commencement of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it's a National Holiday in many countries.

Is Dessalines Day a National Holiday in Haiti?

Yes, Dessalines Day is a National Holiday in Haiti. 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
2018WednesdayOctober 17Dessalines Day
2019ThursdayOctober 17Dessalines Day
2020SaturdayOctober 17Dessalines Day
2021SundayOctober 17Dessalines Day
2022MondayOctober 17Dessalines Day
2023TuesdayOctober 17Dessalines Day
2024ThursdayOctober 17Dessalines Day
2025FridayOctober 17Dessalines Day

National Language of Haiti

  • Name:French
  • Native:Français
  • Code:fr
  • Name:Haitian
  • Native:Krèyol ayisyen
  • Code:ht

Country Information of Haiti

  • Name:Haiti
  • Capital:Port-au-Prince
  • Country Code:HT
  • Emoji:🇭🇹
  • Phone code:509
  • Unicode:U+1F1ED U+1F1F9
  • Currency:HTG
  • Currency Symbol:G