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Mar 01 2024

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All Day

Independece Movement Day

Independence Movement Day, also known as Samiljeol, is a national holiday celebrated in South Korea on March 1 each year. It commemorates the March 1st Movement in 1919 when Korean citizens held massive demonstrations demanding independence from Japanese colonial rule. The movement, which spread throughout the country, marked a crucial moment in the struggle for Korean independence and is remembered as a significant event in Korean history.

Origin: South Korea

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