Civil Rights Day is on the third Monday of January in Arizona and New Hampshire. It honors civil rights activists such as Martin Luther King Jr. In the table below, you will find when Civil Rights Day is official marked and celebrated in United States over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Monday January 18 Civil Rights Day
2011
Monday January 17 Civil Rights Day
2012
Monday January 16 Civil Rights Day
2013
Monday January 21 Civil Rights Day
2014
Monday January 20 Civil Rights Day
2015
Monday January 19 Civil Rights Day
2016
Monday January 18 Civil Rights Day
2017
Monday January 16 Civil Rights Day
2018
Monday January 15 Civil Rights Day
2019
Monday January 21 Civil Rights Day
2020
Monday January 20 Civil Rights Day
2021
Monday January 18 Civil Rights Day
2022
Monday January 17 Civil Rights Day
2023
Monday January 16 Civil Rights Day
2024
Monday January 15 Civil Rights Day
2025
Monday January 20 Civil Rights Day

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