Anniversary
An anniversary is a day that commemorates or celebrates a past event that occurred on the same date of the year as the initial event. For example, the first event is the initial occurrence or, if plan...
50,000-Flower Display Marks 125th Anniversary Of Van Gogh's Death
On the 125th anniversary of Vincent van Gogh's death, institutions across the world are celebrating the Dutch artist's legacy. A portrait of van Gogh made of 50,000 dahlias is on display in Amsterdam ...
60th Anniversary Celebrations of Bhumibol Adulyadej's Accession
The Sixtieth Anniversary Celebrations of King Bhumibol Adulyadej's Accession to the Throne 2006 (th. งานฉลองสิริราชสมบัติครบ ๖๐ ปี พ.ศ. ๒๕๔๙; RIT translit. Ngan Chalong Siriratchasombat Khrop Hok Sip ...
Accession Day
An Accession Day is usually the anniversary of the date on which a monarch or executive takes his or her office. The earliest records of accession celebrations date from the reign of Queen Elizabeth I...
War of 1812 Bicentennial
The War of 1812 Bicentennial is a series of planned events to commemorate the War of 1812 in Canada and the United States during the war's bicentenary, 2012-2015. Included here is a list of planned ...
Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II
The Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II was a multinational celebration throughout 2012, that marked the 60th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II on 6 February 1952. Queen Elizabeth i...
Arthur's Day
Arthur's Day was an annual series of music events worldwide, originally organised by Diageo in 2009 to promote the 250th anniversary of its Guinness brewing company.The 2009 events took place, interna...
Auckland Anniversary Day
Auckland Anniversary Day is a public holiday observed in the northern half of the North Island of New Zealand, being the area's provincial anniversary day. It is observed throughout the historic Auckl...
Platinum Jubilee
A Platinum Jubilee is a celebration held to mark an anniversary. Among monarchies, it usually refers to a 70th or 75th anniversary. For example, in 2016, King Bhumibol of Thailand could celebrate his ...
Millennial Anniversary of Hanoi
The Millennial Anniversary of Hanoi (Vietnamese: Đại lễ 1000 năm Thăng Long – Hà Nội) was celebrated from October 1 to October 10, 2010, the 1,000th anniversary of the foundation of the capital Th...
60th anniversary of the People's Republic of China
The 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China took place on 1 October 2009. A military parade involving 10,000 troops and the display of many high-tech weapons was held in Tia...
Bicentennial of Chile
The Bicentennial of Chile (Spanish: Bicentenario de Chile) took place on September 18, 2010. The celebration commemorates the beginning of the Independence process in Chile, with the first Governm...
LMS Princess Royal Class 6201 Princess Elizabeth
London Midland and Scottish Railway (LMS) Princess Royal Class No. 6201 (British Railways No. 46201) Princess Elizabeth is a preserved British steam locomotive.
6201 was built in 1933 at Crewe Wor...
Sedantag
Day of Sedan (German: Sedantag) was a semi-official memorial holiday in the German Empire celebrated on the second of September to commemorate King Wilhelm of Prussia's victory in the Battle of Se...