Sunday June 16, 2019

Leif Erikson 2020

Statue of the Norwegian explorer Leif Erikson.Statue of the Norwegian explorer Leif Erikson.

Leif Erikson for the year 2020 is celebrated/ observed on Friday, October 9th.

Leif Erikson day falls on October 9th each year and honors the first Nordic person to visit North America. The day is not a public holiday but rather an observance so government and business offices will be open with standard hours.

Friday, October 9th is day number 283 of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 3 months, 23 days until Leif Erikson 2020.

More information on Leif Erikson. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Leif Erikson
Name(s):Leif Erikson
When:October 9th annually

October 2020 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 3 - SatSukkot 2020Jewish474
Oct 5 - MonChild Health Day 2020Observance476
Oct 9 - FriLeif Erikson 2020Observance480
Oct 10 - SatShemini Atzeret 2020Jewish481
Oct 11 - SunSimchat Torah 2020Jewish482
Oct 12 - Mon Columbus Day 2020Federal Holiday483
Oct 16 - FriBoss's Day 2020Observance487
Oct 17 - SatNavratri 2020Hindu488
Oct 25 - SunDussehra 2020Hindu496
Oct 29 - Thurs The Prophet's Birthday 2020 Muslim500
Oct 31 - Sat Halloween 2020 Observance502

Leif Erikson by Year