Father's Day- Celebration to honour fathers and forefathers

15th June was Father's Day! Father's Day is celebrated to honor our Father's and forefathers complimenting Mother's Day. It is celebrated by giving gifts, treat, special dinner etc throughout the world. Father's Day is celebrated on variety of dates worldwide. This year it was celebrated on 15th June in most countries of the world. In 2009 Father's Day will be celebrated on 21st June in most countries.

Here is the list of officially recognized dates of Father's Day in different countries:

March 14- Iran
March 19- Bolvia, Italt, Honduras, Portugal, Spain, Andorra, Liechtenstein
May 8- South Korea- (Parent's Day)
May 1 2008), May 21 2009- Ascension Day- Germany
June 1, 2008, June 7, 2009- (First Sunday of June) Lithuania
June 5 (Constitution Day) - Denmark
June 8, 2008, June 14, 2009- (Second Sunday of June)- Austria, Belgium
June 15, 2008, June 21, 2009- (Third Sunday of June) - Argentina, Antigua, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, People's Republic of China, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Ghana, Greece, Guyana, Hong Kong, Hungary, India Ireland, Jamaica, Japan, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Netherlands, Panama, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, South Africa, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, United Kingdom, Ukraine, United States of America, Venezuela, Zimbabwe.
June 17, El Salvador, Guatemala.
June 23, Nicaragua. Poland, Uganda
July 13 2008, July 12 2009 (Second Sunday of July) Uruguay
July 27, 2008, July 26, 2009 (last Sunday of July)- Dominican Republic
August 10, 2008, August 9, 2009 (Second Sunday of August)- Brazil
August 8- Taiwan
September 7, 2008, September 6, 2009 (First Sunday of September)- Australia, New Zealand
September 29, 2008, September 18, 2009 (New moon of September)- Nepal
October 5, 2008 October 4, 2009 (First Sunday of October)- Luxembourg
November 9, 2008, November 8, 2009 (Second Sunday of November)-Estonia, Finland, Norway, Sweden
December 5- Thailand

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