Heroes Day or National Heroes Day may refer to a number of commemorations
of national heroes in different countries. It is often held on the birthday of a
national hero or heroine.
It is a holiday in Angola on September 17, the birthday
of the national hero Agostinho Neto.
National Heroes Day is a public holiday in Barbados on April 28.
Cape Verde :
It is a public holiday in Cape Verde on January 20.
Cayman Islands :
The Day commemorate Cayman's maritime past on 28th January.
It is a Jamaican holiday, observed on the third Monday in October.
It is a celebration of the island's seven National Heroes.
Mexico celebrates on 13th September.
It is a public holiday in Mozambique on February 3.
Celebrated on 26th August in Namibia. It marks the beginning of the armed struggle
during the Namibian War of Independence.
Paraguay celebrates on 1st March.
It is a public holiday in the Philippines on the 4th Monday of August. It
commemorates the "Cry of Pugad Lawin" by Filipino revolutionaries called
Saint Kitts and Nevis :
This Day in Saint Kitts and Nevis takes place on September 16, the birthday
of the national hero Robert Bradshaw.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines :
Celebrates on 14th March.
Celebrated on May 8. The Day of Commemoration of the National Heroes of the 1941-1945
Turks and Caicos Islands :
Turks and Caicos Islands celebrates on 26th May.
Uganda celebrates on 9th June.
Heroes Day is a holiday in Zambia on July 2.
It is a holiday in Zimbabwe on August 11.