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Women's Equality Day 2021

New York City womens equality march in 1970New York City womens equality march in 1970

Women's Equality Day for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, August 26th.

Women's Equality Day is observed annually on August 26, commemorating the women's right to vote throughout the United States. Women were granted the right to vote on August 26, 1920 and the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was added stating the federal government did not have the right to deny the right to vote based on the individuals sex. Back in 1894 another human rights day, Labor Day became a national holiday improving workers’ rights throughout the United States.

Thursday, August 26th is day number 238 of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 2 months, 9 days until Women's Equality Day 2021.

More information on Women's Equality Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Women's Equality Day
Name(s):Women's Equality Day
When:August 26th annually

August 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Aug 1 - SunFriendship Day 2021Observance775
Sep 9 - ThursGanesh Chaturthi 2021Hindu814
Aug 10 - TuesMuharram 2021Muslim784
Aug 15 - SunAssumption of Mary 2021Christian789
Aug 19 - ThursNational Aviation Day 2021Observance793
Aug 19 - ThursAshura 2021Muslim793
Aug 21 - SatRaksha Bandhan 2021Hindu795
Aug 21 - SatSenior Citizens Day 2021Observance795
Aug 26 - ThursWomen's Equality Day 2021Observance800
Aug 29 - SunKrishna Janmashtami 2021Hindu803

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