Thursday October 17, 2019

Labor Day 2019


Local 713 and 410 UAW-CIO on strike for better wages.

Labor Day for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on Monday, September 2nd.


Labor Day is a United States federal holiday observed on the first Monday of September annually. The day celebrates the American labor movement and the contributions and achievements of the American worker. In the United States Labor Day is the three day weekend ending the summer season, where Memorial Day weekend starts the summer season.

International Workers Day

Most of the world celebrates Labor Day as International Workers Day also called Workers Day or Labour Day on May 1st each year. The date for the global date was based on the Haymarket affair which occurred in Chicago on May 4, 1886 as a conflict between the police and workers where 8 people were killed [1]. For many countries in the Northern Hemisphere May Day is also on May 1 and for them the day celebrates the coming of spring and the Labor movement together in one day.

Days to Labor Day 2019

Monday, September 2nd is day number 245 of the 2019 calendar year with -1 month, -15 days until Labor Day 2019.



Further Reading:
More on Wikipedia Labor Day
Department of Labor – Labor Day information Labor Day -DOL


References:
1.”International Workers Day” - Wikipedia, Wikipedia.org.


Labor Day
Name(s):Labor Day
Type:Federal Holiday
When:First Monday in September

Dates for Labor Day

HolidayDateDays to Go
Labor Day 2018 Monday, September 03, 2018 -410
Labor Day 2019 Monday, September 02, 2019 -46
Labor Day 2020 Monday, September 07, 2020 325
Labor Day 2021 Monday, September 06, 2021 689
Labor Day 2022 Monday, September 05, 2022 1053
Labor Day 2023 Monday, September 04, 2023 1417


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