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Japan Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays in Japan

New Year's Day

01 January 2024

Coming of Age Day

08 January 2024

National Foundation Day

11 February 2024

Showa Day

29 April 2024

Constitution Memorial Day

03 May 2024

Greenery Day

04 May 2024

Children's Day

05 May 2024

Marine Day

15 July 2024

Respect for the Aged Day

16 September 2024

Health and Sports Day

14 October 2024

Culture Day

03 November 2024

Labour Thanksgiving Day

23 November 2024

Emperor's Birthday

23 December 2024
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