Fathers Day 2021, What is Fathers Day and When is Fathers Day Celebrated in 2021 and check here Father’s Day Quotes

by Kaveri S | Updated Feb 03, 2021 16:12 IST

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Father’s Day 2021 falls on different dates in different places and Father’s Day in 2021 celebration reasons and ideas to surprise your father in the best way, when is Father’s Day 2021 date and the dates for the following years are given as the Father’s Day date keeps changing every year. When is International Father’s Day and which countries celebrate on this date? Read about the different traditions and observances made around the world on this Father’s Day 2021.

What Is Father’s Day? 

Father’s Day is popularly a day dedicated to celebrate the world’s fathers and fatherly figures. Fathers mostly are not given credit in terms of love they have for their offsprings. Father’s Day is a day to recognize every father who has showered their child with love in obvious and subtle ways. Though International Father’s Day is observed in many countries to honour fathers, there are few other countries that have different reasons to celebrate Father’s day on different dates. 

Father’s day was first introduced in the early 20th Century to complement Mother’s day.

Sonora Smart Dodd from Arkansas being born to a Veteran and a single dad who grew six children including her, after hearing about the Mother’s Day celebration wanted to have a Father’s day dedicated to all the fathers. She put forward this day.

When Is Father’s Day?

International Father’s Day is celebrated on every 3rd Sunday falling in June. In the US, it is on the 3rd Sunday of June and it is followed on the same date in many countries including India.

In a few places including Spain, Italy and Portugal, Father's Day is celebrated on March 19th, which is the Feast of St. Joseph who is the patron saint of fathers, legal father of Jesus. And this day is observed as Father’s day by Catholic countries since the Middle Ages.

In Germany, Father’s day is celebrated on Ascension Day, the day when Jesus is believed to reach heaven on the 40th day of Easter. And in Taiwan, Father’s day is celebrated on 8th August as 8 in Chinese sounds similar to Dad in chinese. Likewise, Father’s Day date differs from place to place and most of the world celebrates on International Father’s day.

Year

Father’s Day Date

2021

20th June, 2021

2022

19th June, 2022

2023

18th June, 2022

2024

16th June, 2022

When Is Father’s Day In 2021?

International Father’s Day in 2021 is on 20th June, 2021. And is celebrated on different dates in different countries. Here is a list of Father’s day dates observed for the whole year.

Date

Country

23rd February, 2021

Russia

Belarus

18th March, 2021

Mongolia

19th March, 2021

Andorra (Dia del Pare)

Angola

Antwerp

Bolivia

Croatia[12]

Honduras[13]

Italy (Festa del papà)

Liechtenstein

Mozambique (Dia do Pai)

Portugal (Dia do Pai)

Spain (Día del Padre)

Ticino

7th May, 2021

Kazakhstan

8th May, 2021

South Korea

9th May, 2021

Romania

16th May, 2021

Tonga

13th May, 2021

Germany

6th June, 2021

Lithuania (Tėvo diena)

Switzerland

5th June, 2021

Denmark

13th June, 2021

Austria

Belgium

20th June, 2021

Afghanistan

 Algeria

 Albania

 Antigua and Barbuda

 Argentina[16]

 Aruba

 Bahamas

 Bahrain

 Bangladesh

 Barbados

 Belize

 Bermuda

 Bosnia and Herzegovina

 Botswana

 Brunei

 Burkina Faso

 Cambodia

 Canada

 Chad

 Ch

 China**

 Colombia

 Comoros

 Costa Rica

 Cuba

 Curaçao

 Cyprus

 Czech Republic

 Dominica

 Ecuador

 Ethiopia

 France

 Georgia

 Ghana

 Greece

 Guernsey

 Guyana

 Hong Kong

 Hungary

 India

 Ireland

 Isle of Man

 Ivory Coast

 Jamaica

 Japan

 Jersey

 Kenya

 Kuwait

 Laos

 Macao

 Mali

 Madagascar

 Malaysia

 Maldives

 Malta

 Mauritius

 Mexico

 Namibia

 Netherlands

 Nigeria

 Oman

 Pakistan

 Azad Kashmir

 Panama

 Paraguay

 Peru

 Philippines

 Puerto Rico

Qatar

Saint Lucia

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Saudi Arabia

Senegal

Singapore

Sierra Leone

Slovakia

South Africa

Sri Lanka

Suriname

Tanzania

rinidad and Tobago

Tunisia

Turkey

Uganda

Ukraine

United Kingdom

United States

Venezuela

Vietnam

Zambia

Zimbabwe

17th June, 2021

El Salvador

Guatemala

21st June, 2021

Egypt

Jordan

Lebanon

Syria

United Arab Emirates

23rd June, 2021

Nicaragua

Poland

27th June, 2021

Haiti

11th July, 2021

Uruguay

25th July, 2021

Dominican Republic

8th August, 2021

Taiwan

Brazil (Dia dos Pais)

Samoa

30th August, 2021

South Sudan

5th September, 2021

Australia

Fiji

New Zealand

Papua New Guinea

12th September, 2021

Latvia

3rd October, 2021

Luxembourg

14th November, 2021

Estonia (Isadepäev)

Finland (Isänpäivä)

Iceland (Feðradagur)

Norway (Farsdag)

Sweden (Fars dag)

12th November, 2021

Indonesia

5th December, 2021

Thailand

26th December, 2021

Bulgaria

Father’s Day Gifts Ideas and Father’s Day Presents

Who doesn’t love to receive gifts on special occasions? The best idea to give your father on Father’s Day is to give anything that would express love and gratitude towards the father.

Handmade gifts would make them more happy as handmade gifts are more personalised. You can give him a handmade card, a poem, a painting, Or even some gadgets or accessories like wallet, shoes, etc.

Father’s Day Quotes

Here are some Father's Day greetings quotes for you:

  • If there is any immortality to be had among us human beings, it is certainly only in the love that we leave behind. Fathers like mine don't ever die." - Leo Buscaglia

  • Every father should remember one day his son will follow his example, not his advice. - Charles Kettering

  • To the world, you are a dad. To our family, you are the world. - Unknown

  • A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society. - Billy Graham

  • "The best fathers have the softest, sweetest hearts. In other words, great dads are real marshmallows. - Richelle E. Goodrich

  • A Father is a man who expects his son to be as he meant to be - Frank A.Clark

  • Never is a man more of a man than when he is the father of a newborn - Matthew McConaughey

  • "A father is neither an anchor to hold us back nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way." - Unknown

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Fathers Day 2021 - FAQs

1. When is Father's Day in US in 2021?

Father's Day 2021 in US is on 20th June, 2021.

2. When is Father's Day 2021 in India?

Father's Day 2021 in India is on 20th June, 2021.

3. Father's Day 2021 in Pakistan.

Father's Day 2021 in Pakistan is on 20th June, 2021.

4. Father's Day kab manaya jata hai?

Father's Day 2021 me 20th June, 2021 ko manaya jata hai.

5. When is Father's Day in Portugal?

Father's Day in Portugal is celebrated on 19th March, 2021.


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