Tuesday October 23, 2018

Japan Flag Respect for the Aged Day - Japan


Respect for the Aged Day

This day is celebrated on the third Monday of September. The day is for Japan to reflect and be thankful for their elders and recognize their contribution to our families and society.

Celebration\ Observance

Families will often have parties or gatherings to honor those who are older.

History

This holiday started back in 1947 as Old Folks Day and grew over time to become a national holiday in 1966.

Japan Public Holidays



Yearly Calendars

Provides calendars for the calendar year for Japan.


Holiday Dates for the Year

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