Friendship Day 

The first World Friendship Day was proposed in Paraguay on July 30th, 1958. In 2011 the General Assembly of the United Nations declared July 30th to be the official International Friendship Day.  Most countries, however, celebrate 

Friendship Day on the First Sunday in August (USA, Canada, India). It is usually observed with the exchange of Friendship Day Gifts like flowers, cards and wrist bands (friendship bracelets) is a popular tradition of this occasion.  Social Media has raised awareness of this holiday in the past few years.

The first Sunday in August is on...

August 4th, 2013
August 3rd, 2014
August 2nd, 2015
August 7th, 2016
August 6th, 2017
August 5th, 2018
August 4th, 2019
August 2nd, 2020
August 1st, 2021

In Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay, Friendship Day or Día del Amigo  is celebrated on July 20th.
In Paraguay, Friendship Day is celebrated on July 30th

National Women's Friendship Day 

In the United States, National Women's Friendship Day is observed on the third Sunday in September. The Kappa Delta Sorority created this day in 1999 to promote special friendship bonds among women.

the Third Sunday of September is on...
2013 September 15th
2014 September 21st
2015 September 20th
2016 September 18th
2017 September 17th
2018 September 16th
2019 September 15th
2020 September 20th
2021 September 19th

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