Constitution Day ‑ Denmark

Event Name Constitution Day - Denmark
Start Date 5th Jun 2017 12:00am
End Date
Duration N/A
Description

Constitution Day, observed on 5 June, commemorates the anniversary of the signing of the Danish constitution of 1849, which established Denmark as a constitutional monarchy, and honors the constitution of 1953, which was adopted on the same date. Almost all workplaces and shops are closed at noon on this particular day and political rallies and meetings are traditionally held.

Source: Wikipedia