Coming of Age Day
This is the annual Japanese holiday. This holiday was first established in 15 january 1948. But from the year 2000 this holiday was celibrated on secound monday of january. It is held in order to congratulate and encourage all those who have reached the age of majority (20 years old). In japan 20 year age is consider as the beginning of adulthood.From these age person is able to vote, drive,smoke,etc..
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When :second Monday in Jaunary
Coming of age ceremonies held in morning at government offices. Government officials give speeches, and small presents are handed out to the new adults. Many women celebrate this day by wearing a furisode and zori. The young adults often gather in groups and go to parties or go out drinking after the ceremony,
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Coming of age day

Year Month Day Day of Week
2005 January 10 Monday
2006 January 09 Monday
2007 January 08 Monday
2008 January 14 Monday
2009 January 12 Monday
2010 January 11 Monday
2011 January 10 Monday
2012 January 09 Monday
2013 January 14 Monday
2014 January 13 Monday
2015 January 13 Tuesday
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