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US Holiday On April 28 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 Monday, 2014-04-28:

  • Confederate Memorial Day:

    [ms-le][al] The last Monday in April, Confederate Memorial Day is celebrated to remember the surrender of Confederate Gen. Joseph Johnston and his army on April 26, 1865.
  • Workers Memorial Day:

    [pro] The twenty-eighth day of April is designated as "Workers Memorial Day"in remembrance of the victims of workplace injuries and disease and in recognition of the need for strong safety and health protections in the workplace. According to the presidential proclamation (2015),
    Today, as we remember women and men taken from us too soon, we remind ourselves that even one life lost to a preventable job-related incident is one too many, and we focus our efforts on creating a world where success at the workplace is determined only by the strength of our work ethic and the scope of our dreams.
  • Confederate Memorial Day:

    [al] In the State of Alabama, this day commemorates the surrender of Confederate General Joseph E. Johnston to Union General William Sherman on April 26, 1865. Confederate Memorial Day is observed on April 26th in most states.

Notes:

[ms-le] This is a Legal Holiday in the State of Mississippi. Pursuant to Mississippi code ANN. 3-3-7, in the event any holiday declared legal shall fall on Sunday, the next following day shall be a legal holiday.

[al] This is an official holiday in the State of Alabama. In Alabama, Saturday holidays are observed on Fridays and Sunday holidays are observed on Mondays.

[pro] This is a special day designated by presidential proclamation.

Content last updated on 2017-02-16T22:26:00Z