What day is World Pneumonia Day on? World Pneumonia Day 2017 is observed on a Sunday in November. In 2016, it was on a Saturday and World Pneumonia Day in 2018 is on Monday, November 12, 2018.
Countdown to World Pneumonia Day 2017 date is below, plus holiday history, activities, facts, details, and upcoming public holidays.
World Pneumonia Day is annually held on November 12 to raise awareness of pneumonia, promote prevention and treatment, and generate action to fight the illness.
When is World Pneumonia Day 2017? This year World Pneumonia Day is on Sunday, November 12, 2017.
World Pneumonia Day supports all efforts made to protect and treat people against pneumonia, the single largest cause of child deaths worldwide.Below you will find all the details for World Pneumonia Day 2017 including, are banks open, is there mail delivery and related holiday information.
Is World Pneumonia Day a federal holiday?
No, World Pneumonia Day is not a federal holiday. There are ten annual US federal holidays on the calendar designated by the United States Congress. The following federal holidays are established by law:
- New Year’s Day
- Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Third Monday in January).
- Washington’s Birthday (Third Monday in February)
- Memorial Day (Last Monday in May)
- Independence Day (July 4)
- Labor Day (First Monday in September)
- Columbus Day (Second Monday in October)
- Veterans Day (November 11)
- Thanksgiving Day (Fourth Thursday in November)
- Christmas Day (December 25)
Is World Pneumonia Day a national holiday?
World Pneumonia Day is a worldwide observance and not a public holiday. World Pneumonia Day is not a national holiday. Unlike many other countries, there are no ‘national holidays’ in the United States because Congress only has constitutional authority to create holidays for federal institutions. Most federal holidays are also observered as state holidays.
Is World Pneumonia Day a paid holiday?
The answer depends on your employer. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) does not require payment for time not worked, such as vacations or holidays (federal or otherwise).
Does the mail run on World Pneumonia Day?
Yes, there will be mail delivery on World Pneumonia Day. All post offices and federal offices of any kind will be open for the holiday, which means businesses and homes will receive mail. This also counts USPS and Fedex packages. See holiday schedule on USPS and Fedex. The only time mail is not being delivered is on federal holidays, which are listed above.
Are banks open on World Pneumonia Day?
World Pneumonia Day is a regular holiday, which means all federal offices, courts and most banks will be open. While most banks are open, some banks can operate on their own schedules, so it may be best to check with your local branches. U.S. stock and bond markets like the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ will be open. Grocery stores and malls are reportedly open.
If your bank is closed, it is still possible to conduct general banking transactions via ATM, online banking or your mobile phone. Apps and websites are running though not all normal functions may be accessed for the holiday.
Are stores open on World Pneumonia Day?
On World Pneumonia Day, most stores, restaurants, shopping centers, and malls are open. There are no holidays on which all businesses are closed by law. However, some stores may have shortened or extended holiday hours for the day. Stores may be operating on holiday schedule with limited or reduced hours of operation. Some businesses may be closed on in order to give their employees the day off. For restaurants, stores and other establishments specific to your area, you will have to check with the individual business.Shop World Pneumonia Day Gifts on Amazon
World Pneumonia Day 2017
Holiday: World Pneumonia Day
Date: November 12, 2017
Holiday Type: Worldwide observance
Presidents Day 2018: Monday, November 12, 2018
Presidents Day 2019: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Presidents Day 2020: Thursday, November 12, 2020
History & Origin
How To Celebrate World Pneumonia Day
How To Say World Pneumonia Day in:
Spanish: Día Mundial de la Neumonía
Norwegian: Welttag zur Bekämpfung der Lungenentzündung
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