January 2019 Calendar | All Countries Holidays List | Global Holidays


January is the first month of the present calendar year. It is considered as the ingress or entry of the new year. The month is named after Roman God “Janus”. Initially, the Roman calendar consisted of only ten months, starting from from March, with the total no. of days in the entire year as 304 days. Later about in 713 B.C., the king Numa Pompilius is found to have added two months, January and February. As per the observations of the Nobel Prize winner for literature in 1902, Theodor Mommsen, 1st January became the first day of the calendar year in 600 AUC (153B.C.) of   the Roman Calendar.

January 2019 Calendar Holidays List for All countries:

1. National Holidays List in January 2019:

Jan 1: New Year's Day (Canada, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti,  Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Australia, New Zealand, Armenia, Bahrain, China, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Turkey,  Thailand, Vietnam, Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Holy See (Vatican City), Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia,  Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland,  Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Ukraine, Equatorial Guinea, Morocco), Liberation Day (Cuba), Republic Day/New Year's Day (Taiwan), Restoration of the Czech Independence Day (Czech Republic)

Jan 2: Heroes’ Day/Ancestors’ Day (Haiti), Day after New Year's Day (New Zealand, Romania), New Year's Day (Day 2) (Armenia, Albania, Moldova, Montenegro, Slovenia), New Year Holiday Week (Russia), Second Day of New Year's Day (Serbia)

Jan 3: New Year's Day (Day 3) (Armenia), New Year Holiday Week (Russia)

Jan 4: New Year's Day (Day 4) (Armenia), New Year Holiday Week (Russia)

Jan 5: Armenian Christmas Eve (Armenia)

Jan 6: Epiphany (Dominican Republic, Cyprus, Andorra, Austria, Croatia, Finland, Holy See (Vatican City), Italy, Liechtenstein, Poland, San Marino, Slovakia, Spain), Armenian Christmas Day (Armenia), Army Day (Iraq), Christmas Eve (Orthodox) (Montenegro)

Jan 7: Epiphany (Colombia), Orthodox Christmas Day (Russia, Belarus, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia), Coptic Christmas Day (Egypt)

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Jan 8: Day off for Martyr´s Day (Panama), New Year Holiday Week (Russia), Orthodox Christmas Day holiday (Moldova),    Christmas Day, day 2 (Orthodox) (Montenegro)

Jan 9: Martyr´s Day (Panama)

Jan 11: Anniversary of the Independence Manifesto (Morocco)

Jan 14: Coming of Age Day (Japan), Old New Year (Russia)

Jan 15: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (United States)

Jan 21: Our Lady of Altagracia (Dominican Republic), Princess Ingrid Alexandra's day (Norway)

Jan 22: Plurinational State Foundation Day (Bolivia)

Jan 24: Unification Day (Romania)

Jan 25: Revolution Day January 25 (Egypt)

Jan 26: Australia Day (Australia)

Jan 28: Army Day (Armenia)

Jan 29: Duarte´s Day (Dominican Republic)

2. Public Holidays List in January 2019:

Jan 1: New Year's Day (Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Barbados, Belize, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Curacao, Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, Martinique,  Montserrat, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Sint Maarten, St. Barts,  The Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands, US Virgin Islands,  United States, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Falkland Islands, Greenland, Saint Helena, Guyana, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa,  Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Macau, Malaysia, Mongolia, North Korea, Oman, Philippines, Qatar, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Maldives, Mayotte, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Gibraltar, Greece, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey, Kosovo, Sweden, United Kingdom, Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso,  Burundi, Cabo Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Congo Democratic Republic, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Reunion, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe), Independence Day (Cameroon)

You Can Also Check The Holidays In Other Months,

               January           February                   March               April                    May           June


Jan 2: New Year's Day (day 2) (Georgia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo), Berchtold Day (Liechtenstein), Public Holiday (January) (Botswana)

Jan 3: January 3 Bank Holiday (Japan)

Jan 4: Independence Day (Myanmar), Martyrs of Independence Day (Congo Democratic Republic), Day of King Amador (Sao Tome and Principe)

Jan 6: Epiphany (Puerto Rico, Greenland, Greece, Sweden), Three Kings Day (US Virgin Islands), The Three Wise Men Day (Uruguay, Venezuela)

Jan 7: Victory over Genocide Day (Cambodia),Orthodox Christmas Day (Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Eritrea), Christmas Day (Kosovo), Ethiopian Christmas Day (Ethiopia)

Jan 8: Coptic Christmas (Sudan)

Jan 9: Peace Agreement Day (South Sudan)

Jan 10: Majority Rule Day (The Bahamas), Vodoun Festival (Benin)

Jan 12: Geok Tepe Memorial Day (Turkmenistan), Zanzibar Revolution Day (Tanzania)

Jan 13: Kayin New Year Day (Myanmar), Democracy Day (Cabo Verde), Liberation Day (Togo)

Jan 14: Defenders of the Motherland Day (Uzbekistan), Revolution and Youth Day (Tunisia)

Jan 15: Martin Luther King Jr Day (Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands), John Chilembwe Day (Malawi)

Jan 16: Anniversary of President Laurent Kabila’s Assassination (Congo Democratic Republic)

Jan 17: Anniversary of Prime Minister Patrice Emery Lumumba’s Assassination (Congo Democratic Republic)

Jan 19: Orthodox Epiphany (Georgia)

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Jan 20: Heroes' Day (Cabo Verde, Guinea-Bissau), Epiphany (Ethiopia)

Jan 21: Errol Barrow Day (Barbados)

Jan 25: Betico Croes' Birthday (Aruba)

Jan 26: Liberation Day (Uganda)

Jan 28: National Heroes Day (Cayman Islands), Chinese Spring Festival (Mauritius)

Jan 30: The Three Holy Hierarchs (Greece)

Jan 31: Independence Day (Nauru)

3. Common Local Holidays List in January 2019:

Jan 1: New Year's Eve observed (United States, Switzerland)

Jan 2: Day After New Year’s Day (Canada), New Year's weekend (China), Berchtold Day (Switzerland), 2nd January (United Kingdom)

Jan 6: Epiphany (Germany, Switzerland)

Jan 7: Epiphany observed (Spain)

Jan 11: Kosrae Constitution Day (Micronesia)

Jan 12: Lee Jackson Day (United States)

Jan 13: Constitution Day (Mongolia)

Jan 15: Robert E Lee's Birthday, State Holiday , Idaho Human Rights Day, Civil Rights Day (United States)

Jan 19: Robert E Lee's Birthday, State Holiday (United States)

Jan 25: Burns Night (United Kingdom)

Jan 29: St. Valero's Feast (Spain)

4. Restricted Holidays List in January 2019:

Jan 6: Christmas Eve (Orthodox) (Macedonia)

Jan 19: Epiphany (Orthodox) (Macedonia)

Jan 27: St Sava's Day (Macedonia)

You Can Also Check The Holidays In Other Months,

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5. Observance Holidays List in January 2019:

Jan 1: Feast of the Holy Family (Spain)

Jan 5: Twelfth Night (Sweden)

Jan 6: Epiphany (Canada, Cuba, United States, Australia, United Kingdom ), The Three Wise Men Day (Honduras, Bolivia, Peru), Day of the Holy Kings (Mexico), Orthodox Christmas Eve (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Jan 7: Orthodox Christmas Day (Canada, United States, Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, United Kingdom), Pioneers Day (Liberia)

Jan 9: Day of the Republika Srpska (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Jan 10: Margaret Thatcher Day (Falkland Islands)

Jan 12: National Children's Day (Thailand)

Jan 13: Stephen Foster Memorial Day (United States)

Jan 14: Orthodox New Year (Canada, United States, Australia, Serbia, United Kingdom)

Jan 16: Signing of the Peace Accords (El Salvador), Teachers' Day (Thailand)

Jan 21: Tu B'Shevat (Arbor Day) (Canada, Israel, United Kingdom), Thaipusam (Singapore)

Jan 22: Franco-German Day (Germany)

Jan 27: Remembrance Day for the Victims of National Socialism (Germany), Spirituality Day/St Sava's Day (Serbia)

Jan 28: José Martí´s Birthday Memorial (Cuba), European Privacy Day (Germany)

Jan 29: Kansas Day (United States)

Jan 31:  Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat (United States, Australia)

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