Victory Day (North Korea)

Victory Day is a public holiday in North Korea, and it is observed on July 27 each year.

Victory Day celebrates the anniversary when the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed on July 27, 1953, which brought a cease fire to the Korea War.

The Korean War was fought between North Korea and South Korea. North Korea was supported by China and the Soviet Union, while South Korea was supported by the United Nations. The war began on June 25, 1950 when North Korea invaded South Korea, and it ended on July 27, 1953 with approximately 3 millions war fatalities including many civilians.

The following is the list of Victory Day in North Korea from 2021 to 2025.

HolidayDateWeekday
Victory DayJul 27, 2021Tuesday
Victory DayJul 27, 2022Wednesday
Victory DayJul 27, 2023Thursday
Victory DayJul 27, 2024Saturday
Victory DayJul 27, 2025Sunday

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