Important Dates and Days of May

May 1Workers’ Day (International Labour Day), Maharashtra Day
May 3Press Freedom Day
May (1st Sunday)World Laughter Day
May (1st Tuesday)World Asthma Day
May (2nd Sunday)Mother’s Day
May 4Coal Miners’ Day; International Firefighters Day
May 7World Athletics Day
May 8World Red Cross Day; World Thalassaemia Day
May 11National Technology Day
May 12International Nurses Day
May 15International Day of the Family
May 17World Telecommunication Day; World Hypertension Day
May 18World AIDS Vaccine Day; International Museum Day
May 21National Anti-Terrorism Day
May 22International Day for Biological Diversity
May 24Commonwealth Day
May 31Anti-tobacco Day