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 - Wed||National Nurses Day 2015||Observance||-1504|
|May 7||Lag BaOmer 2015||Jewish||-1503|
|May 7 - Thurs||National Day of Prayer 2015||Observance||-1503|
|May 10 - Sun||Mothers' Day 2015||Observance||-1500|
|May 14 - Thurs||Ascension Day 2015||Christian||-1496|
|May 15 - Fri||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2015||Observance||-1495|
|May 16||Isra and Mi'raj 2015||Muslim||-1494|
|May 16 - Sat||Armed Forces Day 2015||Observance||-1494|
|May 22 - Fri||National Maritime Day 2015||Observance||-1488|
|May 24 - Sun||Pentecost 2015||Christian||-1486|
|May 24||Shavuot 2015||Jewish||-1486|
|May 25||Whit Monday 2015||Christian||-1485|
|May 25 - Mon||Memorial Day 2015||Federal Holiday||-1485|