Check out the list of important days in August 2021.

August is the 8th month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendar and the 5th of 7 months to have a length of 31 days. In August various events and festivals are celebrated in India with full enthusiasm.

However, this year India will be celebrating its 75th Independence Day (1947 to 2021). Apart from that, International Youth Day, World Humanitarian Day, and many more international and national events are celebrated this month.

Here we are providing you with the complete list of important days in August. The list of important days in August 2021 is here below, have a look.

August 1, 2021: Yorkshire Day

August 1, 2021: Friendship Day (First Sunday of August)

August 1, 2021: National Sisters Day

August 3, 2021: World Sanskrit Day  (← Important)

August 4, 2021: U.S. Coast Guard Day

August 6, 2021: Hiroshima Day

August 6, 2021: International Beer Day (First Friday of August)

August 7, 2021: National Handloom Day

August 9, 2021: Quit India Movement Day

August 9, 2021: Nagasaki Day

August 9, 2021: Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

August 10, 2021: World Biofuel Day

August 10, 2021: World Lion Day

August 12, 2021: International Youth Day

August 12, 2021: World Elephant Day

August 13, 2021: International Lefthanders Day

August 13, 2021: World Organ Donation Day

August 14, 2021: Pakistan Independence Day

August 15, 2021: Independence Day (India)

August 15, 2021: National Day of mourning (Bangladesh)

August 15, 2021: Victory over Japan Day (UK)

August 15, 2021: Day of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary

August 16, 2021: Bennington Battle Day

August 17, 2021: Indonesian Independence Day

August 19, 2021: World Photography Day

August 19, 2021: World Humanitarian Day

August 20, 2021: World Mosquito Day

August 20, 2021: Sadbhavana Divas (← Important)

August 20, 2021: Indian Akshay Urja Day

August 23, 2021: International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition

August 23, 2021: European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Stalinism and Nazism

August 26, 2021: Women’s Equality Day

August 29, 2021: National Sports Day (← Important)

August 30, 2021: Small Industry Day

August 31, 2021: Hari Merdeka (Malaysia National Day)



August Current Affairs ↓↓

IIT Madras readies first indigenous motors for e-rickshaws

John Abraham appointed as Indian Ambassador for MotoGP™ Eurosport India.

► ‘Pani Maah’ or water month has been launched in which state/union territory to inform villagers about the importance of clean water? → Ladakh

► SEBI has allowed payments banks to carry out the activities of investment bankers. In which year, SEBI was established? → 1988

►  Who become 1st woman director in 100 years of Zoological Survey of India history → Dhriti Banerjee

► Bangladesh has accepted the invitation to join the coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure. Where is the Secretariat of CDRI? → New Delhi

► Indian men’s Hockey team scripted history by defeating Germany 5-4 to win a bronze in Tokyo Olympics.

Ravi Kumar Dahiya created history, clinches Silver Medal in 57kg freestyle wrestling. He is from which ______ state ? → Haryana

► Uttarakhand Chief Minister, Pushkar Singh Dhami has launched the first-of-its-kind earthquake early warning mobile application. What is the Name of the application? → Uttarakhand Bhookamp Alert

► With which Bank, India has signed $250 million loan agreement to make existing dams safe and resilient? → World Bank


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