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Memorial Day in The United States – Time and Date :- Memorial  Day is a central holiday observed every year on the last Monday of May in the United States. It is the remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America. Memorial Day was originally called Decoration Day and it was commenced to honor the soldiers who died while serving in the United States Armed forces. This day started the year after the war ended and give honoring the Civil War heroes who have died while serving the nation. And it is very common that most of the people  to visit cemeteries and decorating the graves with small candles, flags, flowers, and  wreathes are commonly placed by the tombstones. Parades and functions are arranged throughout the country. Memorial Day is a federal holiday and all non-essential Government offices are closed, as are organizations, school and businesses and most of the people choose to hold picnics, events, sports  and family gatherings on this weekend. Memorial Day Clipart  weekend as an opportunity to go on short vacations or visit family and friends. Mor over, this is a day to remember all those who sacrificed their lives for the nation and to pay honor to their souls.  Memorial Day ObservancesWeekday Date Year Name Holiday Type Mon May 31 2010 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Mon May 30 2011 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Mon May 28 2012 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Mon May 27 2013 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Mon May 26 2014 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Mon May 25 2015 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Mon May 30 2016 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Mon May 29 2017 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Mon May 28 2018 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Mon May 27 2019 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Mon May 25 2020 Memorial Day Federal Holiday Quick FactsMemorial Day commemorates all Americans who have died in military service for the United States.Memorial Day 2017Monday, May 29, 201Memorial Day 2018Monday, May 28, 2018Name In Other Languages Name Language Memorial Day English Día de la Memoria Spanish יום הזיכרון (ארצות הברית) Hebrew يوم الذكرى Arabic 메모리얼 데이 Korean Gedenktag (Memorial Day) German List of dates for other yearsRelated HolidaysPeace Officers Memorial Day – Monday, May 15, 2017 Memorial Day Thank You Quotes  State Holiday – Thursday, January 19, 2017, Monday, April 24, 2017, Wednesday, April 26, 2017, Wednesday, May 10, 2017Other holidays in May 2017 in the United StatesLaw Day – Monday, May 1, 2017Yom Ha’atzmaut – Tuesday, May 2, 2017Kent State Shootings Remembrance – Thursday, May 4, 2017Cinco de Mayo – Friday, May 5, 2017National Nurses Day – Saturday, May 6, 2017Truman Day – Monday, May 8, 2017State Holiday – Wednesday, May 10, 2017Lag Baomer – Sunday, May 14, 2017Peace Officers Memorial Day – Monday, May 15, 2017National Defense Transportation Day – Friday, May 19, 2017Armed Forces Day – Saturday, May 20, 2017National Maritime Day – Monday, May 22, 2017Emergency Medical Services for Children Day – Wednesday, May 24, 2017Ascension Day – Thursday, May 25, 2017Ramadan starts – Saturday, May 27, 2017Jefferson Davis Birthday – Monday, May 29, 2017Shavuot – Wednesday, May 31, 2017United Nation Holiday on May 29, 2017International Day of  Images United Nations Peacekeepers

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