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PRESIDENT'S DAY

When is President's Day in 2019?

President's Day in 2019 is on the Monday, 18th of Feb (2/18/2019).

President's Day is on the 49th day of 2019. There are 316 days left in the year.

President's Day Facts

  • Date: Feb 18, 2019
  • National
  • Also Called: Washington's Birthday
  • Celebrations: Historical celebrations; honoring the veterans, Congressional recognition
President's Day

President's Day is a federal holiday in the United States celebrated every year on the third Monday of February to honor George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and also all the Presidents of the country.

Until 1971 both 12th February and 22nd February were celebrated as public holidays to honor the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln and George Washington . In 1971 President Richard Nixon declared the Presidents' Day as one federal public holiday to honor all the Presidents of the United States.

George Washington (22nd February, 1732 - 14th December, 1799): At the time of his birth America was not a free nation, it was under British rule and Americans were struggling for freedom. George Washington was an American general in the war against Britain to get freedom for America. He was elected as the first president of the United States.

Abraham Lincoln (12th February, 1809 - 15th April, 1865): He was born in a very poor family and struggled a lot to obtain his basic education. By virtue of his hard work and dedication he became the 16th president of the United States.

President's Day Observances

DAY
DATE
HOLIDAY NAME
  • Mon
  • Feb 18, 2008
  • Mon
  • Feb 16, 2009
  • Mon
  • Feb 15, 2010
  • Mon
  • Feb 21, 2011
  • Mon
  • Feb 20, 2012
  • Mon
  • Feb 18, 2013
  • Mon
  • Feb 17, 2014
  • Mon
  • Feb 16, 2015
  • Mon
  • Feb 15, 2016
  • Mon
  • Feb 20, 2017
  • Mon
  • Feb 19, 2018

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of United States in 2018

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
MondayMonJan 01, 2018Jan 01New Year's Day
MondayMonJan 15, 2018Jan 15M L King Day
WednesdayWedFeb 14, 2018Feb 14Valentine's Day
MondayMonFeb 19, 2018Feb 19Presidents' Day
FridayFriMar 30, 2018Mar 30Good Friday
SundaySunApr 01, 2018Apr 01Easter Sunday
SundaySunMay 13, 2018May 13Mother's Day
MondayMonMay 28, 2018May 28Memorial Day
FridayFriJun 01, 2018Jun 01National Donut Day
SundaySunJun 17, 2018Jun 17Father's Day
WednesdayWedJul 04, 2018Jul 04Independence Day
MondayMonSep 03, 2018Sep 03Labor Day
MondayMonOct 08, 2018Oct 08Columbus Day
WednesdayWedOct 31, 2018Oct 31Halloween
SundaySunNov 11, 2018Nov 11Veterans Day
ThursdayThuNov 22, 2018Nov 22Thanksgiving Day
TuesdayTueDec 25, 2018Dec 25Christmas