What are the Important Days in May according to you? On a personal level maybe it could birthday of someone special, a memorable day of your life, or a day that holds some historical values.
Whenever we think about the Important days in May, International Labour Day on 1st May is the first to come to our mind. However, did you know that there are a number of special days in May that have special significance, both nationally and internationally?
Read on to discover why and how these Important dates in May are observed globally and what are their significance.
Discover the significance of these important dates in May and the reasons why and how they are celebrated all over the world by following this article.
Important days in May 2022
1st May 2022
The day is marked as international labour day.
International worker day Or labour day is observed in many countries across the world.
The aim of this day is to provide respect and honor to the work of labour’s and working classes.
Public holidays are also observed at many places on this day.
3rd May 2022
World press freedom day Or basically world press day is observed on the 3rd of May 2022.
The motive behind the day is to raise the importance of freedom of the press.
Every year on this UNESCO brings all press freedom organizations to assess the state of press freedom worldwide.
4th May 2022
Another one of the most important days in May is celebrated as International Firefighters day.
The motive behind this day is to give special honor to the firefighter, who risks their lives every day to save others’ lives and their property.
7th May 2022
Rabindranath Nath Tagore is a well-known great poet and social reformer. His Jayanti is celebrated every year on the 7th of May 2022.
He was born on the 7th of May 1861.
Many states of India observe public holidays.
8th May 2022
World Thalassaemia day.World Thalassaemia Day 2022
Thalassemia is basically a blood disorder disease that affects the ability of the body to produce Rbc( red blood cell) 🔴 and hemoglobin.
The main aim of this day is to raise awareness among people about this disease.
10th May 2022
The next one of the important days in May is World Asthma Day. It is organized every year by GINA, a global initiative for asthma.
The motive or aim of this day by the organization is to provide awareness about asthma all over the world.
National technology day is celebrated on the 11 of may every year.
To commemorate the Pokhran nuclear tests of 1998 led by late President Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam, National Technology Day is celebrated.
The motive behind this day is to celebrate the day from where the first national technology was observed in the year 1999.
12th May 2022
This day is a celebration of nurses, world nurse day is celebrated on the 12th of May 2022.
To honor the special efforts and hard work of the nurses all over the world. This day is considered to be one of the most important days in May for nurses in the whole world.
To provide them the special treatment for their work each year, celebrated with different themes.
15th May 2022
It is a day of families, international day of families is observed on 15th of May every year.
To promote the awareness of different issues related to their families, and the importance of families in their lives.
17th May 2022
World Hypertension Day is observed every year on 17 of May 2022.
With a special aim of providing awareness among people regarding hypertension.
Firstly this day is observed on the 14th of May in the year 2005.
18th May 2022
Another one of the most special days in May is celebrated as World AIDS vaccine day or also known as HIV vaccine day every year.
This day is to provide a tribute and honor to the people who dedicated their precious life and time to find a vaccine for HIV infection and AIDS, so, it is beneficial for the people’s lives.
20th May 2022
World metrology day is celebrated on the 20th of May every year.
Metrology is basically the study of measurement.
Metrology Day is celebrated by many countries in the world and celebrates the International System of Units.
21st May 2022
National AntiTerrorism day ( India),
Provide awareness about terrorism and violence.
To keep people update and information about terrorism, decided to observe this every year.
22nd May 2022
The day is observed as International Day for Biological Diversity.
The aim is to concentrate on the biodiversity issues occurring all over the world.
31st May 2022
The final in this list of important das in May is Anti-Tobacco Day. This special day in May is observed every year as World No Tobacco Day.
This day provides awareness to make people aware of the health issues that arise due to the consumption of tobacco.