Victory Day (France)

Victory Day, also known as Victory in Europe Day is a public holiday in France, and it is observed on May 8 each year.

Victory Day celebrates the formal acceptance of Germany's unconditional surrender of its armed forces by the Allies of World War II on May 8, 1945, which marks the end of World War II in Europe.

The document was signed on the night of May 8, 1945 at Berlin Time, which was the morning on May 9 at Moscow Time, and for this reason, many other European countries celebrate on May 8, while some countries in the Russian community celebrate the Victory Day on May 9.

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

HolidayDateWeekday
Victory DayMay 08, 2021Saturday
Victory Day May 08, 2022Sunday
Victory Day May 08, 2023Monday
Victory DayMay 08, 2024Wednesday
Victory DayMay 08, 2025Thursday

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