Gaecheonjeol 2013
October 3, 2013 in South Korea

Gaecheonjeol is celebrated on October 03, 2013. Gaecheonjeol is a public holiday in South Korea. Also known by the English name National Foundation Day, this holiday celebrates the creation of the state of Gojoseon (ancient Korea) founded by Dangun Wanggeom in the year 2333 BC. Gaecheonjeol is also recognized in North Korea, although not as a public holiday, with an annual ceremony at the Mausoleum of Tangun. Gaecheon refers to 3 October B.C. 2457, the date when Hwanung descended from heaven to live with mankind. The harvest ceremony was celebrated in each Korean kingdoms.

Where is Gaecheonjeol?
Nationwide South Korea

German Unity Day
October 3, 2013 in Germany

The German Unity Day takes place on October 03, 2013. It is a day to celebrate the anniversary of German reunification in 1990. The day is celebrated annually. The Day is also the anniversary for the re-founding of the five states Brandenburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringen. Unlike most other countries, flags on private houses, military parades and fireworks are not common on this day in Germany.

The Day of German Unity is celebrated each year with a ceremonial act and a citizens’ festival (“Bürgerfest”). The celebrations are hosted habitually in the state capital of the German state presiding over the Bundesrat in the respective year.

Where is German Unity Day?
Nationwide Germany

Techies Day 2013
October 3, 2013 in the World

Techies Day is your chance to give your friendly technician(s) some well deserved appreciation.

The office technician may be a geek. But, when your PC goes down, or gets a virus, that geek is invaluable. He’s on top of his trade, and can get your system back up and running faster than you can say “gigabyte”.

Not to be left out….. This day is for all technicians, not just computer techies. There are many highly skilled technical jobs out there that demand high quality people oto assess equipment of all kinds. Let’s give a big hand and a thanks to all techies, from all fields, on this special day.

Make sure that your techie knows that he, or she is appreciated. Give them a big “TY”. Maybe a token gift, or just send an ecard. Taking good care of your Techie will reap you dividends when you need him.

Where is Techies Day?
Worldwide