About Sweden Finns Day
February 24th is ‘Sverigefinnarnas’ Day, (Sweden Finns Day) – the day that celebrates the roughly half-million people who live in Sweden and have Finnish as their mother tongue.
In 2000, the Sweden Finns were recognised as an official national minority group in Sweden. In fact, the Sweden Finns are the largest national minority group in Sweden.
In 2007, a flag was designed which combines the Swedish and the Finnish colours.
Other Observances on February 24th 2024
Lantern Festival 🏮
Traditionally celebrated as the birthday of the God of Heaven.
Central Excise Day
Central Excise Day recognizes the contributions of the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) in the development of India's economy.