National Maritime Day for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on Wednesday, 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.
Wednesday, May 22nd is day number 142 of the 2019 calendar year with -27 days until National Maritime Day 2019.
More information on National Maritime Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|National Maritime Day|
|Name(s):||National Maritime Day|
|When:||May 22nd annually|
May 2019 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|May 1 - Wed||May Day 2019||Observance||-49|
|May 2 - Thur||Yom Hashoah 2019||Jewish||-48|
|May 2 - Thurs||National Day of Prayer 2019||Observance||-48|
|May 5 - Sun||Cinco de Mayo 2019||Observance||-45|
|May 6 - Mon||National Nurses Day 2019||Observance||-44|
|May 6 - Mon||Ramadan starts 2019||Muslim||-44|
|May 12 - Sun||Mothers' Day 2019||Observance||-38|
|May 15 - Wed||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2019||Observance||-35|
|May 18 - Sat||Armed Forces Day 2019||Observance||-32|
|May 22 - Wed||National Maritime Day 2019||Observance||-28|
|May 23 - Thurs||Lag BaOmer 2019||Jewish||-27|
|May 27 - Mon||Memorial Day 2019||Federal Holiday||-23|
|May 30 - Thurs||Ascension Day 2019||Christian||-20|