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The End of May

Today in History MAY
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Calendar of World Holidays        New Zealand: Youth Week (Last week in May)

       22. Haiti: Sovereignty and Thanksgiving Day
       22. Sri Lanka: National Heroes Day
       22. United States: National Maritime Day
       22. Yemen: Day of National Unity

       23. Jamaica: Labor Day

       24. Belize: Commonwealth Day
       24. Bermuda: Bermuda Day
       24. Bulgaria: Day of Bulgarian Education and Culture and of Slavonic Alphabet
       24. Canada: Victoria Day
       24. Eritrea: Liberation Day
       24. United States: Memorial Day

       25. Africa Day
       25. Argentina: National Day/Anniversary of the May Revolution
       25. Jordan: Independence Day
       25. Lebanon: National Liberation Day
       25. United States: National Missing Children's Day

       26. Australia: National Day of Healing/Sorry Day
       26. Georgia: Independence Day
       26. Guyana: Independence Day

       27. Nigeria: Children's Day
       27. Tibet: Saka Dawa Festival: Birth of Buddha

       28. Armenia: First Republic Day
       28. Azerbaijan: Republic Day
       28. Ethiopia: Overthrow of the Derge Regime

       29. Comoros: Anniversary of the Death of President Ali Soilih
       29. England: Oak Apple/Royal Oak Day
       29. Nigeria: Democracy Day
       29. Rhode Island: Rhode Island Day
       29. Wisconsin: Wisconsin Day

       30. Nicaragua: Mother's Day
       30. Spain: Canary Islands Day
       30. Trinidad & Tobago: Indian Arrival Day
       30. Turkmenistan: Carpet Day

       31. World No Tobacco Day
       31. Anguilla: Anguilla Day
       31. Brunei: Anniversary of the Royal Brunei Regiment
       31. Virginia: Confederate Memorial Day

Who Am I?

       22. The Oregon Trail and the Westward Expansion of the United States

       23. New York City Public Library, History and Future of Public Libraries

       25. 1787 Constitutional Convention, the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights

       26. Aaron Douglas, African-American Artists and the Harlem Renaissance

       28. 1830 Indian Removal Act, the Trail of Tears and Native-American Heritage

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