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St. Stephen's Day

St. Stephen's Day in Italy celebrates the first believed Christian martyr, St. Stephen. This holiday occurs December 26th every year.

Celebration\ Observance

On this holiday people visit churches, markets, carnivals, and festivals. Schools, banks, post offices, and governmental offices are closed.

History

St Stephen, who was believed to be the first Christian martyr, was stoned to death in 33 CE. It became an official holiday in 1947 in Italy.

Yearly Calendars

Provides calendars for the calendar year for Italy.


Holiday Dates for the Year

Provides the dates for holidays for the calendar year for Italy.


Holiday Countdown for the Year

For a count of the number of days for upcoming and past holiday dates for the calendar year for Italy.


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