Monday June 17, 2019

Friendship Day 2021


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

Friendship Day for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, August 1st.


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 1st is day number 213 of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 1 month, 15 days until Friendship Day 2021.


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

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

August 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Aug 1 - SunFriendship Day 2021Observance775
Sep 9 - ThursGanesh Chaturthi 2021Hindu814
Aug 10 - TuesMuharram 2021Muslim784
Aug 15 - SunAssumption of Mary 2021Christian789
Aug 19 - ThursNational Aviation Day 2021Observance793
Aug 19 - ThursAshura 2021Muslim793
Aug 21 - SatRaksha Bandhan 2021Hindu795
Aug 21 - SatSenior Citizens Day 2021Observance795
Aug 26 - ThursWomen's Equality Day 2021Observance800
Aug 29 - SunKrishna Janmashtami 2021Hindu803

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