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National Liberation Day (광복절) in South Korea (as well as North Korea) happens every August 15th. It’s a National Holiday in South Korea and therefore a day off for most (it’s towards the end of the summer holidays so school are closed anyway). 122 more words
So what is National Women’s Day, and why do we celebrate it?
Well simply put, the holiday commemorates the national march of women on this day (9th August) in 1956 to petition against legislation that required African persons to carry the ‘pass’. 53 more words