day of remembrance


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Noun1.day of remembrance - the date on which an event occurred in some previous year (or the celebration of it)day of remembrance - the date on which an event occurred in some previous year (or the celebration of it)
day - a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance; "Mother's Day"
birthday - an anniversary of the day on which a person was born (or the celebration of it)
jubilee - a special anniversary (or the celebration of it)
wedding anniversary - the anniversary of the day on which you were married (or the celebration of it)
semicentenary, semicentennial - the 50th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
centenary, centennial - the 100th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
sesquicentennial - the 150th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
bicentenary, bicentennial - the 200th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
tercentenary, tercentennial, triennial - the 300th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
quatercentenary, quatercentennial - the 400th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
quincentenary, quincentennial - the 500th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
millenary, millennium - the 1000th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
bimillenary, bimillennium - the 2000th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
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Can we have a day of remembrance for these victims, too?
'We try to bring the former Newtown community together as often as possible and the anniversary of the opening of the garden will become an annual day of remembrance and celebration.'
Announcing the event in Newcastle yesterday, Stephen Smith, chairman of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, said: "The team here impressed the Trust with their creativity and dedication to this important international day of remembrance, and I personally was especially touched by their understanding of the spirit and purpose of Holocaust Memorial Day.
A march and day of remembrance in memory of Jill has been organised in Coventry city centre this Saturday by Jill's mother, Nancy Phipps, and fellow animal rights activist, John Curtin.
Liverpool marks the international day of remembrance of the slave trade and its abolition.
As founder of the annual Day of Remembrance, a series of gatherings to publicly mourn the deaths of transgendered people, Gwendolyn Ann Smith has made it her mission to increase awareness of the mounting violence worldwide.
An informal Day of Remembrance of Women Victims of the Last War (1992-1995) was marked yesterday at the Market Square in Sarajevo with a street campaign of distribution of flowers and informative materials.
Unlike Transgender Day of Remembrance, the day is not a day for mourning, it is a day of empowerment.
Various events are held on the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade.
MEMBERS of the Liverpool transgender community will come together today to commemorate Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR).
MIDDLESBROUGH'S first Transgender Day of Remembrance begins with a candle-lit vigil in the Town Hall today.