On what date does India celebrate Father's Day?

Current Affairs: Days and Themes

Most of the countries in the world celebrate Father's Day on the third Sunday in June.

Father's Day is a holiday to honor the bonds of fatherhood, as well as the influence of fathers in society.

In the Catholic countries of Europe, since the Middle Ages it has been celebrated on 19 March as St. Joseph's Day.

In the United States, Father's Day was founded by Sonora Smart Dodd.

And the day was first observed in 1910 on the third Sunday in June.

The day is celebrated on different dates around the world and different regions have their own traditions of honoring fatherhood.

Father's Day is a recognized public holiday in Lithuania and parts of Spain, and until 1977 it was considered a holiday in Italy.

It is a national holiday equivalent to Estonia, Samoa and South Korea, where it is celebrated as Parents' Day.

The holiday complements similar celebrations honoring family members, such as Mother's Day, Siblings Day, and Grandparents' Day.

In India, Father's Day is celebrated on the 3rd Sunday of June, this year it falls on 19th June.