This is our day guide for Monday April 17th 2023 which shows you at a glance what's happening on this day around the world. Using the calendar on this page, you can look at a day guide for any day. Why not look up your birthday to see which holidays you share it with?

Observances on April 17th 2023

National Espresso Day

National Espresso Day

It's an Italian classic, so no wonder Italy observes National Espresso Day!

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National Bat Appreciation Day

National Bat Appreciation Day

You'd have to be batty not to want to celebrate these amazing, nocturnal animals!

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National Cheeseball Day

National Cheeseball Day

Let's be honest, most holidays are cheesy, at least this one is upfront about it!

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National Ellis Island Family History Day

National Ellis Island Family History Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Ellis Island Family History Day

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International Haiku Poetry Day

International Haiku Poetry Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of International Haiku Poetry Day.

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Malbec Day

Malbec Day

Malbec is one of the six grapes allowed in the blend of red Bordeaux wine.

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Public Holidays on April 17th 2023

Orthodox Easter Monday

Orthodox Easter Monday

The Orthodox church uses the Julian calendar for the calculation of Easter, which can often mean that Orthodox Easter falls later than Easter observed elsewhere

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American Samoa Flag Day

American Samoa Flag Day

Marks the day in 1900 when American Samoa became a U.S. territory

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Sham El Nessim

Sham El Nessim

Sham El-Nessim is an ancient Egyptian spring festival celebrated on the day after Coptic Easter

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Women's Day

Women's Day

Marks the appointment of the first female to the Government in Gabon

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Burmese New Year's Day

Burmese New Year's Day

The Burmese New Year falls on the day that the sun enters the star sign of Aries

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Sechselauten

Sechselauten

This regional festival originated in medieval times when guildhalls across Zurich celebrated the first day of summer working hours

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Evacuation Day

Evacuation Day

Commemorates the withdrawal of French troops on this day in 1946, when Syria proclaimed its independence after more than 20 years of French occupation.

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US Patriots' Day

US Patriots' Day

Commemorates the opening battles of the American Revolution at Lexington and Concord in 1775

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USA Emancipation Day

USA Emancipation Day

Washington DC Only. Weekday closest to April 16th. marks the abolition of slavery in the District of Columbia

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Landing of the 33 Patriots Day

Landing of the 33 Patriots Day

Commemorates the return of Juan Lavelleja and his 33 exiled Uruguayan fighters in 1825

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