International Men’s Day is celebrated every year in November across the world with a view to promoting gender relations, emphasizing the important issues affecting males, highlighting the positive value men bring to their families, communities, country, and the world, encouraging unity, and promoting optimistic expressions of masculinity.
The day is such a time for people all over the world to reflect the contributions, thinking, sacrifices, and progress men made in society.
International Men’s Day 2019 Date
International Men’s Day in 2019 is on Tuesday, 19th November. The day is really a special day for men as everyone around the world recognizes men’s contributions to the well being of the society, country, and world. Jerome Teelucksingh is the pioneer of taking the initiation to celebrate International Men’s Day.
International Men’s Day was first observed in 1999. After the initial celebration, observing the day got popularity in different countries in the world soon.
International Men’s Day Facts
Some important and interesting facts and incidents about International Men’s Day are mentioned in the table below.
|International Men’s Day Observance||19th November every year|
|International Men’s Day first observed in||1999|
|International Men’s Day is created by||Jerome Teelucksingh|
International Men’s Day Hashtag
|Purpose of International Men’s Day Observance||To promote gender relations, encourage unity, and highlight the positive value men bring to their families, country, and world.|
International Mens Day 2019 Theme
The theme for International Men’s Day 2019 is: “Making a Difference for Men and Boys”
In the UK, men are three times more likely than women to take their own lives, according to emotional support charity Samaritans.
Earlier this year, it was revealed that male suicides in the UK had dropped to their lowest rate for more than 30 years.
International Men’s Day Quotes
Many of you look for the best quotes of International Men’s Day to celebrate the day in style. Considering your need, we have come up with some unique and attractive quotes so that you can wish your friends and loving ones. Below are the best quotes on the occasion of International Men’s Day.
- “Being a male is a matter of birth. Being a man is a matter of choice.” — Edwin Louis Cole
- “Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.” Albert Einstein
- “Manhood is the defeat of childhood narcissism.” –David Gilmore
- “All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.” Edmund Burke
- “No man stands so tall as when he stoops to help a child.” –Abraham Lincoln
Celebrate International Men’s Day
On the occasion of International Men’s Day, men around the world come together and observe the day in different ways. On this day, everyone inspires each other to lead the way of community and world for the well being. People celebrate the day by arranging different seminars, events, and programs to discuss how men can contribute more and more for the well being of the society and country and for the world as well. People also arrange different award ceremonies, presentations, and art exhibitions to bring attention to the day.
International Men’s Day plays an important role to unite the world and promote well being of the universe. So everyone should get ready and take preparation to celebrate the day to promote unity and progress in the world.