Monday June 17, 2019

National Maritime Day 2015

1947 poster celebrating National Maritime Day.1947 poster celebrating National Maritime Day.

National Maritime Day for the year 2015 is celebrated/ observed on Friday, May 22nd.

National Maritime Day is held every year on May 22nd. The day is held in honor of the maritime industry and all that they do for us. The date selected was based on the steamship Savannah leaving from Savannah Georgia (May 22nd 1819) doing the first ever transoceanic voyage all under steam powered engines.

Friday, May 22nd is day number 142 of the 2015 calendar year with -4 years, -26 days until National Maritime Day 2015.

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

National Maritime Day
Name(s):National Maritime Day
When:May 22nd annually

May 2015 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Fri May Day 2015 Observance-1509
May 5 - Tues Cinco de Mayo 2015 Observance-1505
May 6 - WedNational Nurses Day 2015Observance-1504
May 7Lag BaOmer 2015Jewish-1503
May 7 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2015 Observance-1503
May 10 - Sun Mothers' Day 2015 Observance-1500
May 14 - ThursAscension Day 2015Christian-1496
May 15 - FriPeace Officers Memorial Day 2015Observance-1495
May 16Isra and Mi'raj 2015Muslim-1494
May 16 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2015 Observance-1494
May 22 - FriNational Maritime Day 2015Observance-1488
May 24 - SunPentecost 2015Christian-1486
May 24Shavuot 2015Jewish-1486
May 25Whit Monday 2015Christian-1485
May 25 - Mon Memorial Day 2015Federal Holiday-1485

National Maritime Day by Year