Taiiku-no-Hi

Taiiku-no-Hi

October 10
Taiiku-no-Hi, or Health-Sports Day, is a national legal holiday in Japan set aside to promote good physical and emotional health through athletic activity. Since 1966 it has been observed on the anniversary of the first day of the Olympic Games held in Tokyo in 1964.
SOURCES:
AnnivHol-2000, p. 170
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