Río Negro, Argentina

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Located in South America, Argentina, officially known as the Argentine Republic, is the 8th largest country in the world. Human presence in this country, can be traced as far back as the Paleolithic period. During Pre-Columbian times, the Inca Empire expanded to the northwest region of this country’s land. Spaniards explored and colonized this region during the 16th century. In 1776, Argentina was deemed a successor state to the Viceroyalty of the Rio de la Plata of Spain. On May 25, 1810 Argentina became a country as it fought for independence from the Spanish crown. In 1819 an extended civil war lasted for years, ending int 1861. After this turmoil, Argentina found peace, with many Italtians and Spaniards immigrating and calling Argentina home. After the Great Depression of the 1930’s, Argentina was politically and economically unstable once again until 1983. The Argentine Republic claims sovereignty over the Falkland Islands, South Georgia, and the South Sandwich Islands, and part of Antarctica.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Sunday New Year's Day
January 1st Sunday Durin's Day
February 27th Monday Shrove Monday Long weekend.
February 28th Tuesday Shrove Tuesday
March 1st Wednesday Leap Day
March 3rd Friday UN World Wildlife Day
March 20th Monday March Equinox
March 24th Friday Day of Remembrance for Truth and Justice Long weekend.
April 2nd Sunday Day of the Veterans and Fallen of the Falklands War
April 11th Tuesday Passover
April 12th Wednesday Second Day of Passover
April 13th Thursday Maundy Thursday
April 13th Thursday Third Day of Passover
April 14th Friday Good Friday Long weekend.
April 14th Friday Fourth Day of Passover
April 15th Saturday Fifth Day of Passover
April 16th Sunday Easter
April 16th Sunday Sixth Day of Passover
April 17th Monday Seventh Day of Passover Long weekend.
April 18th Tuesday Last Day of Passover
April 24th Monday Day of Action for Tolerance and Respect among Peoples Long weekend.
May 1st Monday Labor Day Long weekend.
May 10th Wednesday Whacking Day
May 25th Thursday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
May 25th Thursday May Revolution
June 17th Saturday Anniversary of the Passing of General Martín Miguel de Güemes
June 18th Sunday Father's Day
June 20th Tuesday General Manuel Belgrano Memorial Day
June 21st Wednesday June Solstice
June 25th Sunday Festival of Breaking the Fast
July 4th Tuesday Freedom Day
July 9th Sunday Independence Day
August 18th Friday Mail Order Catalog Day
August 21st Monday General José de San Martín Memorial Day (Observed) Long weekend.
August 29th Tuesday Mewmaw's Day
September 1st Friday Feast of the Sacrifice Long weekend.
September 20th Wednesday Jewish New Year's Eve
September 20th Wednesday Unification Day
September 21st Thursday Jewish New Year's Day
September 21st Thursday Islamic New Year's Day
September 22nd Friday September Equinox
September 22nd Friday Second Day of the Jewish New Year Long weekend.
September 29th Friday Hive Day
September 30th Saturday Day of Atonement
October 9th Monday Federation Day
October 15th Sunday Mother's Day
October 16th Monday Day of Respect for Cultural Diversity (Observed) Long weekend.
October 31st Tuesday Harry Potter Day
November 20th Monday National Sovereignty Day Long weekend.
November 24th Friday Hogswatch
December 8th Friday Feast of the Immaculate Conception Long weekend.
December 21st Thursday December Solstice
December 24th Sunday Christmas Eve
December 25th Monday Christmas Day Long weekend.
December 25th Monday Winter Veil
December 31st Sunday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
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