Important Days & Dates of 2020 for Competitive Exams:

If you are preparing for Competitive Exams like SSC CGL, CHSL, MTS, NTPC, Railway Exams etc, there are chances that you may be asked about a certain date or day like Army Day, Cancer Day, National Girl Child Day, National Voters Day etc.

Here is a list of Important Days & Dates of 2020 for all competitive Exams.

 

Important Days of January 2020:

1st January

English New Year, Army Medical Corps Establishment Day,Global family day, World Peace Day

4th January

World Braille Day

6th January

World War Orphans Day

8th January

African National Congress Foundation Day

9th January

NRI Day(Pravasi Bharatiya Divas)

10th January

World Laughter Day, World Hindi Day

11th January

Death anniversary of Lal Bahadur Shastri

12th January

National Youth Day

13th January

Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti

15th January

Indian Army Day, Pongal, Makar Sankranti

23rd January

Netaji Subash Chandra Bose Jayanti

24th January

National Girl Child Day

25th January

National Voters Day, National Tourism Day,

26th January

Republic Day,  International Customs Duty Day

27th January

International Holocaust Day, International Day of Commemoration

28th January

Birth Anniversary of Lala Lajpat Rai

30th January

Martyr’s day, World Leprosy Day

 

Important Days of February 2020:

1st February

Indian Coast Guard Day, Kalpana Chawla’s Death

Anniversary

2nd February

World Wetlands Day

4th February

World Cancer Day, National Day of Sri Lanka

6th February

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female

Genital Mutilation 2020

7th February

International Development Week,

Safer Internet Day

10th February

World Pulses Day

12th February

International Darwin Day, National Productivity Day

12th February

Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday

13th February

Sarojini Naidu’s Birth Anniversary, World Radio

Day, National Women’s Day

14th February

Valentine’s Day

18th February

Taj Mahotsav

20th February

World Day of Social Justice

21st February

International Mother Language Day

22nd February

World Scout Day

24th February

Central Excise Day

27 February

World Sustainable Energy Day

28 February

National Science Day

 

Important Days of March 2020:

1st March

Zero Discrimination DayWorld Civil Defence Day

3rd March

World Wildlife DayWorld Hearing Day, National defence Day

4th March

National Safety Day

8 March

International Women’s Day, World Kidney day

10 March

CISF Raising Day

11 March

Commonwealth Day

13 March

No Smoking Day (Second Wednesday of March)

14 March

Pi (π) DayInternational Day of Action for Rivers

15 March

World Consumer Rights Day

16 March

National Vaccination Day

18 March

Ordnance Factories Day, Global Recycling Day

20 March

International Day of HappinessWorld Sparrow Day

21 March

World Forestry DayWorld Down syndrome DayWorld Poetry Day

22 March

World Water Day

23rd March

World Meteorological Day

24 March

World Tuberculosis (TB) Day

27 March

World Theatre Day

 

Important Days of April 2020:

1 April

Orissa Day, Prevention of Blindness week

2 April

World Autism Awareness Day

4 April

International Day for Mine Awareness

5 April

National Maritime Day

7 April

World Health Day, Handloom Week

8 April

World Tradition Day

10 April

World Homeopathy Day

11 April

National Safe Motherhood Day, National Pet Day

13 April

Jallianwallah Bagh Massacre Day (1919)

17 April

World Haemophilia Day

18 April

World Heritage Day

21 April

National Civil Service Day, Secretaries’s Day

22 April

World Earth Day

23 April

World Book and Copyright Day

24 April

National Panchayati Day

25 April

World Malaria Day

26 April

World Intellectual Property Day

28 April

World Day for Safety and Health at Work,

World Veterinary Day

29 April

International Dance Day

 

Important Days of May 2020:

1-May

International Labour Day, Maharashtra Day

3-May

Press Freedom Day

4-May

Coal miner’s day

1st Sunday

World Laughter Day

1st Tuesday

World Asthma Day

May

(2nd Sun)

Mother’s Day

4 May

Coal Miners’ Day, International Firefighters Day

7 May

World Athletics Day

8-May

World Red Cross Day, Mother’s Day ,

World Thalassaemia Day

9-May

Victory day

11-May

National Technology Day

12-May

International Nurses day

14-May

World Migratory day

15-May

International Day of the Family

17-May

World Telecommunication Day (Information Society Day),World Hypertension Day

21-May

Anti-terrorism day

24-May

National Commonwealth Day

31-May

Anti-Tobacco Day

 

Important Days of June 2020:

1-Jun

World Milk Day

4-Jun

International Day of Innocent Children Victims

of Aggression

5-Jun

World Environment Day

7-Jun

International level crossing awareness day

8-Jun

World ocean day

12-Jun

World day against child Labour

June (3rd Sun)

Father’s Day

14-Jun

World blood donor day

17-Jun

World day to combat desertification and drought

20-Jun

World Refugee day

21-Jun

Father’s day, World Music day, International Yoga Day

23-Jun

United Nation’s public service day

23-Jun

International Widow’s day

26-Jun

International day against Drug abuse & Illicit

Trafficking

27-Jun

World Diabetes Day

 

Important Days of July 2020:

1-Jul

National Doctor’s day

6-Jul

World Zoonoses Day

11-Jul

World Population Day

12-Jul

World Malala day

18-Jul

Nelson Mandela International Day

28-Jul

World Nature conservation day

 

Important Days of August 2020:

2-Aug(1st Sun)

International Friendship Day

3-Aug

Independence day of Niger

5-Aug

Independence day of upper Volta

6-Aug

Hiroshima Day

9-Aug

International day of World’s indigenous people

9-Aug

Quit India Day and Nagasaki Day

11-Aug

National Daughter’s Day

12-Aug

International Youth day

13-Aug

Organ Donation Day

15-Aug

Independence Day of India

19-Aug

Photography Day

23-Aug

International Day for the remembrance of the

slave trade and its abolition

29-Aug

National Sports Day

 

Important Days of September 2020:

1-Sep

National Nutrition Week

2-Sep

World Coconut Day

5-Sep

Teachers’ Day (Dr. Radhakrishnan’s birthday),

Forgiveness day

8-Sep

World Literacy Day

14-Sep

Hindi day, World First Air Day

15-Sep

Engineer’s day in India

16-Sep

World Ozone Day

21-Sep

Alzheimer’s Day, International day of peace

25-Sep

Social justice day

26-Sep

World Contraception Day

27-Sep

World Tourism Day

29-Sep

World Heart Day

 

Important Days of October  2020:

1-Oct

International day for Elder People

2-Oct

Mahatma Gandhi birthday, International day of non-violence

3-Oct

World Habitat Day, World nature day

4-Oct

World Animal Welfare Day

5-Oct

World Teacher’s day

8-Oct

Indian Air Force Day

9-Oct

World Post Office day

10-Oct

National Post Day, World Mental Health Day

11-Oct

International girl child day

12-Oct

World Arthritis day

13-Oct

UN International Day for National disaster reduction

14-Oct

World Standards Day

15-Oct

World White Cane Day (guiding the Blind), World

Students Day

16-Oct

World Food Day

17-Oct

International Day for the eradication of poverty

20-Oct

World statistics day

24-Oct

UN Day, World development information Day

30-Oct

World Thrift Day

 

Important Days of November 2020:

1-Nov

World vegan day

5-Nov

World Radiography Day, World Tsunami Day,

National Ayurveda Day

9-Nov

World services day

14-Nov

Children’s Day in India, Jawaharlal Nehru birthday,

Diabetes Day

16-Nov

International day for Endurance

17-Nov

World Student Day, National Journalism day, National Epilepsy Day

18-Nov

World Adult day

19-Nov

World Citizen day

20-Nov

Africa Industrialization Day, Universal children day

21-Nov

World Television day

25-Nov

World Non-veg day

26-Nov

Law day

29-Nov

International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People

30-Nov

Flag day

 

Important Days of December 2020:

1-Dec

World Aids Day

2-Dec

World Computer literacy day, International day of abolition

of slavery, National Pollution Control

3-Dec

International Day of People with disabilities, World

conservation day

4-Dec

Indian Navy Day

5-Dec

International volunteer day for economic and social

development

7-Dec

Indian Armed Forces Flag Day, International civil aviation day

9-Dec

The International day against corruption

10-Dec

Human Right Day

11-Dec

International Mountain day

14-Dec

International Energy day

18-Dec

International Migrants day

19-Dec

Goa’s liberation day

20-Dec

International Human solidarity

23-Dec

Kisan Divas (Farmer’s Day)

24-Dec

National Consumers Day

 

I hope we have covered all the list of important days and dates of 2020. Do share frequent Days & Date Question in the comment section that you have seen in Exams.