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What is the date of Defence of the Fatherland Day in 2024?

Defence of the Fatherland Day Day is on Friday, February 23, 2024 in Russia.

Brief Information

  • This year:Friday, February 23, 2024
  • Next year:Sunday, February 23, 2025
  • Last year:Thursday, February 23, 2023
  • Type:National Holiday

Holidays in Russia in 2024

Holidays in Russia in 2025

About Defence of the Fatherland Day in Russia

Defence of the Fatherland Day 2024 in Russia

Defence of the Fatherland Day Day, which is observed on February 23, signifies the commencement of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it's a National Holiday in many countries.

Is Defence of the Fatherland Day a National Holiday in Russia?

Yes, Defence of the Fatherland Day is a National Holiday in Russia. 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
2018FridayFebruary 23Defence of the Fatherland DayOriginally known as Red Army Day
2019SaturdayFebruary 23Defence of the Fatherland DayOriginally known as Red Army Day
2020SundayFebruary 23Defence of the Fatherland DayOriginally known as Red Army Day
2021TuesdayFebruary 23Defence of the Fatherland DayOriginally known as Red Army Day
2022WednesdayFebruary 23Defence of the Fatherland DayOriginally known as Red Army Day
2023ThursdayFebruary 23Defence of the Fatherland DayOriginally known as Red Army Day
2024FridayFebruary 23Defence of the Fatherland DayOriginally known as Red Army Day
2025SundayFebruary 23Defence of the Fatherland DayOriginally known as Red Army Day

National Language of Russia

  • Name:Russian
  • Native:Русский
  • Code:ru

Country Information of Russia

  • Name:Russia
  • Capital:Moscow
  • Country Code:RU
  • Emoji:🇷🇺
  • Phone code:7
  • Unicode:U+1F1F7 U+1F1FA
  • Currency:RUB
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