Democratic People's Republic of Korea has a total of 14 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.
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New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday||January 1||National holiday|
|Birth date of Kim Jong Il
||Saturday||February 16||National holiday|
|Birth Date of Kim Il Sung
||Monday||April 15||National holiday|
|Chosun People's Army Foundation Day
||Thursday||April 25||National holiday|
||Wednesday||May 1||National holiday|
|Chosun Children's Union Foundation Day
||Thursday||June 6||National holiday|
|Great Leader Kim Jong Il Day
||Wednesday||June 19||National holiday|
|Day of Victory in the Fatherland Liberation War
||Saturday||July 27||National holiday|
|Day of Songun
||Sunday||August 25||National holiday|
||Monday||September 9||National holiday|
|Party Foundation Day
||Thursday||October 10||National holiday|
|Birth Date of Kim Jong Suk
||Tuesday||December 24||National holiday|
||Friday||December 27||National holiday|