Republic Day in Albania
Republic Day in Albania is held on January 11. This event in the second decade of the month January is annual. Help us
11 January 1946 - 2nd Republic of Albania. From 1944 to 1946, the state of Albania was known as the Democratic Government of Albania and from 1946 until 1976 when it was renamed as the People's Republic of Albania.
Albania is one of the European countries with a long history of growing grapes. Vines were grown in the country as early as the ice age, and the oldest seeds found in Albania are between 4,000 and 6,000 years of age. The second largest deposits of oil in the Balkans region are found in Albania.
Similar holidays and events, festivals and interesting facts
The second day of New Year on January 2 (a holiday in Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Mauritius, Montenegro, New Zealand, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Ukraine. New Year Holiday [Albania, Scotland], if it is a Sunday, the day moves to January 3);
Mother's Day in Albania on March 8 (also Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Burundi, Burkina Faso, Kosovo, Laos, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan);
Easter Monday on April 1 (Påskedag in Norway);
Eid al-Fitr on April 9 (also called the "Festival of Breaking the Fast", is a religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide that marks the end of Ramadan);