National Day ‑ Israel
|Event Name||National Day - Israel|
|Start Date||8th May 2017 12:00am|
Yom Ha'atzmaut (Independence Day) is celebrated on the 5th day of Iyar in the Hebrew calendar, the anniversary of the day on which Israeli independence was proclaimed, when David Ben-Gurion publicly read the Israeli Declaration of Independence. The corresponding Gregorian date was 14 May 1948.