US Holiday On July 27 2014?

The following is a compilation of American federal holidays, federal observances, state holidays and other common patriotic and national observances and commemorations that apply to the United States during Sunday, 2014-07-27:

  • National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day:

    [fed-ob] (a) Designation.— July 27 of each year until 2003 is National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day. (b) Proclamation.— The President is requested to issue each year a proclamation calling on— (1) the people of the United States to observe National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day with appropriate ceremonies and activities;and (2) all departments, agencies, and instrumentalities of the United States Government, and interested organizations, groups, and individuals, to fly the flag of the United States at halfstaff on July 27 of each year until 2003 in honor of the individuals who died as a result of their service in Korea.
  • Parents' Day:

    [fed-ob] (a) Designation.— The fourth Sunday in July is Parents’ Day. (b) Recognition.— All private citizens, organizations, and Federal, State, and local governmental and legislative entities are encouraged to recognize Parents’ Day through proclamations, activities, and educational efforts in furtherance of recognizing, uplifting, and supporting the role of parents in bringing up their children.
  • Korean War Veterans’ Day:

    [oh-sp] The twenty-seventh of July is designated as "Korean War Veterans' Day," in honor of those who fought, died, or are still unaccounted for in the Korean war.


[fed-ob] United States federal observances are days, weeks, months, or other periods designated by the United States Congress for the commemoration or other observance of various events, activities, or topics. These observances differ from Federal holidays in that Federal employees only receive a day free from work on holidays, not observances. Federal observances that are designated by Congress appear in Title 36 of the United States Code (36 U.S.C. § 101 et seq.).

[oh-sp] This is a special day, week or month by Statutory Designation in the State of Ohio.