Get a May 2017 Calendar with holidays and you will see quite a few important events or festival falling on several days of the month.

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  1Yom Hazikaron (Jewish)Early May Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)May Day (Around the world) 2Independence Day (Israel)Community Festival of Madrid [Spain (regional)]Yom Ha’Atzmaut (Jewish) 3Constitution Memorial Day (Japan)Constitution Day (Poland)Buddhas Birthday (Macau) 4Greenery Day (in Lieu) (Japan)Declaration of Independence Day (Latvia)National Remembrance Day (Netherlands) 5Patriots’ Victory Day (Ethiopia)Childrens Day (Japan)Bridge holiday (Latvia) 6St Georges Day (Army Day) (Bulgaria)
7Hari Hol Sultan of Pahang (Malaysia – regional)Mother’s Day (Portugal) 8V-E Day (France)Liberation Day Czech Republic (Czech Republic)Day of victory over fascism (Slovakia) 9Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore [India (regional)]Victory Day (Various) 10Visak Bochea Day (Cambodia)Wesak – Buddha Day (Buddhist)Mother’s Day (Mexico) 11Full Moon Day of Kasong (Myanmar)Vesak Full Moon Poya Holiday (Sri Lanka) 12Shab e-Barat (Bangladesh)General Prayer Day (Denmark)Saint Andrew the First-Called Day (Georgia) 13Royal Plowing Ceremony (Cambodia)Lailat al Bara’ah (Islamic)
14Mother’s Day (Australia)Lag B’Omer (Jewish)Independence Day Holiday (Paraguay) 15Discovery Day (Cayman Islands)Fiesta de San Isidro [Spain (regional)]Independence Day (Paraguay) 16State Day (India [regional)] 17Constitution Day (Norway)Birthday of the Raja of Perlis [Malaysia (regional)]Galician Literature Day [Spain (regional)] 18Battle of Las Piedras (Uruguay) 19Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day (Turkey) 20
21Navy Day (Chile)Independence Day (Montenegro) 22National Patriots Day [Canada (regional)]Independence Day (2nd Day) (Montenegro)Unification Day (Yemen) 23Labour Day (Jamaica) 24Culture and Literacy Day (Bulgaria)Anniversary of the Battle of Pichincha (Ecuador)Jerusalem Day (Israel) 25Ascension of Jesus (Christian)Independence Day (Jordan)Resistance and Liberation Day (Lebanon) 26Ascension Friday (Belgium)Independence Day (Georgia)The Friday after Ascension Day (Sweden) 27
28Day of the First Republic (Armenia)Downfall of the Derg (Ethiopia)Ramadan (start) (Islamic) 29Democracy Day (Nigeria)Republic Day (Azerbaijan)Spring Bank Holiday (United Kingdom) 30Dragon Boat Festival (China)Harvest Festival (Malaysia – regional)Indian Arrival Day (Trinidad and Tobago) 31Royal Brunei Armed Forces Day (Brunei)Castilla-La Mancha (Spain – regional)Shavuot (1st day) (Jewish)      


May 2017 Holidays

May 01
Yom Hazikaron (Jewish)
Early May Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)
May Day(Around the World)
May 02
Independence Day (Israel)
Community Festival of Madrid [Spain (regional)]
Yom Ha’Atzmaut (Jewish)
May 03
Constitution Memorial Day (Japan)
Constitution Day (Poland)
Buddhas Birthday (Macau)
May 04
Greenery Day (in Lieu) (Japan)
Declaration of Independence Day (Latvia)
National Remembrance Day (Netherlands)
May 05
Patriots’ Victory Day (Ethiopia)
Childrens Day (Japan)
Bridge holiday (Latvia)
May 06
St. Georges Day (Army Day) (Bulgaria)
May 07
Hari Hol Sultan of Pahang (Malaysia – regional)
Mother’s Day (Portugal)
May 08
V-E Day (France)
Liberation Day Czech Republic (Czech Republic)
Day of victory over fascism (Slovakia)
May 09
Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore [India (regional)]
Victory Day (Various)
May 10
Visak Bochea Day (Cambodia)
Wesak – Buddha Day (Buddhist)
Mother’s Day (Mexico)
May 11
Full Moon Day of Kasong (Myanmar)
Vesak Full Moon Poya Holiday (Sri Lanka)
May 12
Shab e-Barat (Bangladesh)
General Prayer Day (Denmark)
Saint Andrew the First-Called Day (Georgia)
May 13
Royal Plowing Ceremony (Cambodia)
Lailat al Bara’ah (Islamic)
May 14
Mother’s Day (Australia)
Lag B’Omer (Jewish)
Independence Day Holiday (Paraguay)
May 15
Discovery Day (Cayman Islands)
Fiesta de San Isidro [Spain (regional)]
Independence Day (Paraguay)
May 16
State Day (India [regional)]
May 17
Constitution Day (Norway)
Birthday of the Raja of Perlis [Malaysia (regional)]
Galician Literature Day [Spain (regional)]
May 18
Battle of Las Piedras (Uruguay)
May 19
Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day (Turkey)
May 21
Navy Day (Chile)
Independence Day (Montenegro)
May 22
National Patriots Day [Canada (regional)]
Independence Day (2nd Day) (Montenegro)
Unification Day (Yemen)
May 23
Labour Day (Jamaica)
May 24
Culture and Literacy Day (Bulgaria)
Jerusalem Day (Israel)
Anniversary of the Battle of Pichincha (Ecuador)
May 25
Ascension of Jesus (Christian)
Independence Day (Jordan)
Resistance and Liberation Day (Lebanon)
May 26
Ascension Friday (Belgium)
Independence Day (Georgia)
The Friday after Ascension Day (Sweden)
May 28
Day of the First Republic (Armenia)
Downfall of the Derg (Ethiopia)
Ramadan (start) (Islamic)
May 29
Democracy Day (Nigeria)
Republic Day (Azerbaijan)
Spring Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)
May 30
Dragon Boat Festival (China)
Harvest Festival (Malaysia – regional)
Indian Arrival Day (Trinidad and Tobago)
May 31
Royal Brunei Armed Forces Day (Brunei)
Castilla-La Mancha (Spain – regional)
Shavuot (1st day) (Jewish)