President’s Day 2021 and Washington’s Birthday 2021 in the United States
When is President’s Day in 2021?
President’s Day lands on Monday, February 15 in 2021.
Formally known as Washington’s Birthday
Washington’s Birthday is a federal holiday in the United States celebrated on the third Monday of February in honor of George Washington, the first president of the United States, who was born on February 22, 1732. The Uniform Monday Holiday Act of 1971 moved this holiday to the third Monday, which can fall from February 15 to 21, inclusive.
George Washington by Gilbert Stuart (1797)
Official name Washington’s Birthday
Also called Presidents Day
or a variant thereof
Observed by United States
Type Federal (and most U.S. states)
Celebrations Community and national celebrations
Date Third Monday in February
2020 date February 17
2021 date February 15
2022 date February 21
2023 date February 20
First time 1879
(1st official federal holiday)
Related to Lincoln’s Birthday
Third Monday in February
Presidents’ Day, officially Washington’s Birthday, in the United States, holiday (third Monday in February) popularly recognized as honouring George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. The day is sometimes understood as a celebration of the birthdays and lives of all U.S. presidents.15/12/2020
In 2022, the federal holiday will land on Monday, February 21.
This year, Presidents’ Day is Monday, February 15! Which presidents do we celebrate on Presidents’ Day?
Is President day federal holiday?
President’s Day is a federal holiday in the United States.
Being a federal holiday means federal employees get the day off and federal offices are closed.
Many banks, schools, New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ are closed on President’s Day.
“The harder the conflict, the greater the triumph.” – George Washington
“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” – Abraham Lincoln
George Washington: “99% of failures come from people who make excuses.”
Barack Obama: “Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time.”
Salute to all the great presidents who ruled our country. Your great deeds are always remembered. Happy President’s day
To all the nation’s greatest president’s, who brought laurels to our country, a salute to you.