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Worldwide Holidays, Events & Festivals - WEEK 29, 2019

Perpetual Traveller's Weekly Edition of Holidays, Events & Festivals on a global scale!
In date order...

----------  WEEK 29 ----------
23 JULY

Egypt
Revolution Day

Celebrated in Egypt to commemorate the military coup of July 23, 1952, that led to the end of the monarchy and the establishment of an independent republic. Revolution Day July 23 is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Oman
Renaissance Day

It marks the first day of the reign of Qaboos bin Said al Said who came to power on 23 July 1970. Renaissance Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Papua New Guinea
National Remembrance Day

It is a memorial day designed to honour PNG soldiers who died during military engagements, including World War I and World War II. National Remembrance Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are clos…