Liberation day

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Liberation day in Denmark in 2021

About Liberation day

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Dates of Liberation day
2022 Denmark Thursday, May 5thLiberation day
2021 Denmark Wednesday, May 5thLiberation day
2020 Denmark Tuesday, May 5thLiberation day
2019 Denmark Sunday, May 5thLiberation day
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of Liberation day

This was the day that the German forces surrendered in Denmark under World War II. The day is marked by public memorial ceremonies for fallen members of the Danish resistance, and by demonstrations of the left-wing, both in memory of the communist resistance fighters and also carrying slogans of peace and solidarity linking the struggle in the past with new ones today.

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