August
15
Saturday
Assumption of Mary
Assumption of Mary
The Feast of the Assumption of Mary is an occasion for Catholics to remember the belief that Mary ascended to heaven. It is a public holiday in some parts of Germany on August 15 each year.
August
17
Monday
Assumption of Mary
Assumption of Mary
The feast day of the Assumption of Mary, also known as Assumption Day, is the principal feast day of the Virgin Mother Mary, according to Christian tradition. It is celebrated annually on or around August 15 although some countries celebrate the day at ot
August
20
Thursday
Amun Jadid
Amun Jadid
Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
August
30
Sunday
Victory Day
Victory Day
Turkey annually celebrates Victory Day on August 30, commemorating the Turkish victory over Greek invaders in 1922.
August
31
Monday
Summer Bank Holiday
Summer Bank Holiday
The summer bank holiday is on the first Monday of August in Scotland and the last Monday of August in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.