Sunday, August 5, 2012

Jagdish ki Report :: Friendship Day In Future

  Friendship Day is celebrated every year, on the first Sunday of August. In 2012, it is celebrated on 5th August. The day for the occasion was declared by the US congress in 1935. The occasion began as a small event, to commemorate the relation shared by friends.

Friendship Day celebrations occur on different dates in different countries. The first World Friendship Day was proposed for 30 July 1958. On 27 April 2011 the General Assembly of the United Nations declared  30 July as official International Friendship Day. However, some countries, including India, celebrate Friendship Day on the first Sunday of August &  July 20 in Argentina, Brasil and Uruguay, &  July 30 in Paraguay.

The exchange of Friendship Day gifts like flowers, cards and wrist bands is a popular tradition of this occasion.

 Friendship Day In Future

Year      Date
2012     August 5
2013     August 4
2014     August 3
2015     August 2
2016    August  7
2017    August  6
2018    August  5
2019    August 4
2020    August 2