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National Maritime Day 2021

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

National Maritime Day for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on Saturday, 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.

Saturday, May 22nd is day number 142 of the 2021 calendar year with 1 year, 10 months, 28 days until National Maritime Day 2021.

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

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

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May 5 - WedCinco de Mayo 2021Observance681
May 6 - ThursNational Nurses Day 2021Observance682
May 6 - ThursNational Day of Prayer 2021Observance682
May 9 - SunLaylat al Qadr 2021Muslim685
May 9 - SunMothers' Day 2021Observance685
May 13- ThursEid al-Fitr 2021Muslim689
May 13 - ThursAscension Day 2021Christian689
May 15 - SatPeace Officers Memorial Day 2021Observance691
May 15 - SatArmed Forces Day 2021Observance691
May 17 - MonShavuot 2021Jewish693
May 22 - SatNational Maritime Day 2021Observance698
May 23 - SunPentecost 2021Christian699
May 24 - MonWhit Monday 2021Christian700
May 31 - MonMemorial Day 2021Federal Holiday707

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