List of Important Days and Dates for Competitive Exams

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This is a stop with selective and important list of Important Days and Dates for competitive exams. These types of questions have been asked in competitive exams and there are chances to ask again and again in competitive exams. So these are for your practice which helps you to solve some GK related Questions for Important Days and Dates.

Also, read very Important Days and years GK Questions for Competitive Exams.  

List of Important Days and Dates 


Name of the Day 

January 12

National Youth Day (Birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda)

January 15

Army Day

January 23

Netaji S.C. Bose’s Birth Anniversary

January 26

Republic Day

January 30

Martyr’s Day (Mahatma Gandhi’s Death Anniversary)

February 24

Central Excise Day

February 28

National Science Day

March 23

World Meteorological Day

April 7

World Health Day

April 17

World Hemophilia Day

April 18

World Heritage Day

April 22

World Earth Day

May 1

International Labour Day

May 3

International Press Freedom Day

May 8

World Red Cross Day

May 21

Antiterrorism Day (Rajiv-Gandhi’s Death Anniversary)

May 31

Anti-tobacco Day

June 5

World Environment Day

June 26

International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

July 11

World Population Day

August 15

Independence Day

August 29

National Sports Day

September 5

Teachers’ Day

September 16

World Ozone Day

September 27

World Tourism Day

October 2

Gandhi Jayanti/International Day for Non-Violence

October 3

World Habitat Day

October 8

Indian Air Force Day

October 14

World Standards Day

October 16

World Food Day

November 14

Children’s Day

December 1

World AIDS Day

December 4

Navy Day

December 10

World Human Rights Day

December 23

Kisan Divas (Farmers’ Day)

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