Al Buḩayrah, Egypt

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Al Buḩayrah, Egypt for 2018 ready to be integrated into your application.

Egypt is officially known as the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and the southwest corner of Asia. Egypt has one of the longest histoires and can be traced back to 6th-4th millennia BCE. Ancient Egypt is considered a cradle of civilisation, with many early developments such as: writing, agriculture, urbanization, organized religion, and a central government. Surviving invasions from the Greek, Persian, Roman, Arab, Ottoman, Turkish and Nubian cultures, Egypt has a rich cultural heritage. Egypt was recognized as a country in 3150 BC. As a center of Christianity, Egypt was later Islamised in the 7th century, and is currently a predominatly Muslim country. Between the 16th century and 20th century, Egypt was ruled by the Ottoman Empire and the British Empire. In 1922, Egypt established a monarchy, gained independence from the British Empire, although British military continued to occupy the land. Later in 1952, a revolution took place and British occupation ended, the monarchy was overthrown and Egypt declared itself as a republic. The official religion is Islam, and Arabic is the official language. A large region of the Sahara desert lies west of the Nile River in Egypt.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Monday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 1st Monday Durin's Day
January 6th Saturday Orthodox Christmas Eve
January 7th Sunday Orthodox Christmas Day
January 25th Thursday National Police Day
January 25th Thursday Revolution Day 2011
February 23rd Friday Founder's Day
March 3rd Saturday UN World Wildlife Day
March 18th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Tuesday March Equinox
April 5th Thursday First Contact Day
April 6th Friday Second Contact Day
April 8th Sunday Orthodox Easter
April 9th Monday Spring Festival Long weekend.
April 25th Wednesday Sinai Liberation Day
May 1st Tuesday Labor Day
May 10th Thursday Whacking Day
May 25th Friday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
June 14th Thursday Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 21st Thursday June Solstice
June 30th Saturday 30 June Day
July 23rd Monday Revolution Day Long weekend.
August 21st Tuesday Feast of the Sacrifice
September 11th Tuesday Islamic New Year's Day
September 20th Thursday Unification Day
September 23rd Sunday September Equinox
September 29th Saturday Hive Day
October 6th Saturday Armed Forces Day
October 9th Tuesday Federation Day
October 31st Wednesday Harry Potter Day
November 20th Tuesday Birth of the Prophet
November 24th Saturday Hogswatch
December 21st Friday December Solstice
December 25th Tuesday Decemberween
December 31st Monday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="EG-BH" -d year="2018" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"