Father’s Day: 2020 dates worldwide

Father's Day dates vary widely around the world. Switzerland is not the only country to have chosen a different date from the USA. But see for yourself.
German and French-speaking Switzerland have their Father's Day on the first Sunday in June. Southern Switzerland and the rest of the world have different dates. Here is an overview of the most important ones:

  • 23 February: Belarus, Russia
  • 18 March: Mongolia
  • 19 March (Saint Joseph's Day): Andorra, Angola, Belgium (Antwerp Province only), Bolivia, Croatia, Honduras, Italy, Liechtenstein, Mozambique, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland (Ticino only)
  • 21 May (Ascension Day): Germany
  • 7 May: Kazakhstan
  • 8 May: South Korea (Parents' Day)
  • 10 May (second Sunday in May): Romania
  • 17 May (third Sunday in May): Tonga
  • 5 June (date of the Danish Constitution): Denmark
  • 7 June (first Sunday in June): Lithuania, Switzerland (German and French-speaking Switzerland)
  • 14 June (second Sunday in June): Austria, Belgium (excluding the Province of Antwerp), Colombia
  • 16 June: Seychelles
  • 17 June: El Salvador, Guatemala
  • 21 June (third Sunday in June): Afghanistan, Albania, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curaçao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Dominica, Ecuador, Ethiopia, France, Georgia, Ghana, Greece, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Ireland, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jersey, Kenya, Kuwait, Laos, Macao, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, USA, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
  • 21 June (fixed date, summer solstice): Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, United Arab Emirates
  • 23 June: Nicaragua, Poland
  • 28 June (last Sunday in June): Haiti
  • 12 July (second Sunday in July): Uruguay
  • 26 July (last Sunday in July): Dominican Republic
  • 8 August: Taiwan
  • 9 August (second Sunday in August): Brazil, Samoa
  • 31 August (last Monday in August): Southern Sudan
  • 6 September (first Sunday in September): Australia, Fiji, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea
  • 13 September (second Sunday in September): Latvia
  • 4 October (first Sunday in October): Luxembourg
  • 8 November (second Sunday in November): Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden
  • 12 November: Indonesia
  • 5 December: Thailand (birthday of the late King Bhumipol)
  • 26 December: Bulgaria

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