National Nurses Day is an occasion to honor the work of nurses. In the table below, you will find when National Nurses 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
Thursday May 6 National Nurses Day
2011
Friday May 6 National Nurses Day
2012
Sunday May 6 National Nurses Day
2013
Monday May 6 National Nurses Day
2014
Tuesday May 6 National Nurses Day
2015
Wednesday May 6 National Nurses Day
2016
Friday May 6 National Nurses Day
2017
Saturday May 6 National Nurses Day
2018
Sunday May 6 National Nurses Day
2019
Monday May 6 National Nurses Day
2020
Wednesday May 6 National Nurses Day
2021
Thursday May 6 National Nurses Day
2022
Friday May 6 National Nurses Day
2023
Saturday May 6 National Nurses Day
2024
Monday May 6 National Nurses Day
2025
Tuesday May 6 National Nurses Day

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