Tuesday June 18, 2019

Friendship Day 2019

Two kids holding hands in friendship.Two kids holding hands in friendship.

Friendship Day for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, August 4th.

Friendship Day is an international holiday celebrating friendship. It occurs on different dates in various countries. In the United States it is observed on the first Sunday of August.

Who celebrates Friendship Day

Many countries in Asia, Argentina, Paraguay, Peru, India, Finland, Estonia, Brazil, United Arab Emirates, and United States all celebrate Friendship Day which first started in Paraguay in 1958 and since has spread to many other countries.

Sunday, August 4th is day number 216 of the 2019 calendar year with 1 month, 17 days until Friendship Day 2019.

More information on Friendship Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Friendship Day
Name(s):Friendship Day
When:First Sunday in August annually

August 2019 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Aug 4 - Sun Friendship Day 2019 Observance47
Aug 11 - SunDay of Arafat 2019Muslim54
Aug 11 - SunTisha B'Av 2019Jewish54
Aug 11 - SunEid al-Adha 2019Muslim54
Aug 14 - WedRaksha Bandhan 2019Hindu57
Aug 15 - ThursAssumption of Mary 2019Christian58
Aug 19 - MonNational Aviation Day 2019Observance62
Aug 21 - WedSenior Citizens Day 2019Observance64
Aug 23 - FriKrishna Janmashtami 2019Hindu66
Aug 26 - Mon Women's Equality Day 2019 Observance69
Aug 31 - SatMuharram 2019Muslim74

Friendship Day by Year