Bissau, Guinea-Bissau

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau for 2020 ready to be integrated into your application.

Located on the west coast of Africa is the tropical country of Guinea-Bissau. During the 19th century Guinea was colonized by the Portuguese. On September 24, 1973, the Republic of Guinea-Bussau was founded and became independent from Portugal. In 1974 the capital Bissau was added to the name to avoid confusion with the country French Guinea, and the country was named the Republic of Guinea-Bissau.

Date Weekday Name
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
March 8th Sunday International Women's Day
March 20th Friday March Equinox
May 1st Friday Labor Day
May 23rd Saturday Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
July 30th Thursday Feast of the Sacrifice
August 3rd Monday Anniversary of the Killing of Pidjiguoiti
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
September 24th Thursday National Day
November 14th Saturday Anniversary of the Movement of Readjustment
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Christmas Day
December 31st Thursday New Year's Eve
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-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"