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International Women’s Day 2019: Women’s Day is an official holiday in many countries Cuba, Armenia, Mongolia, Russia, Uganda and Ukraine. On this day, just like on Mother’s Day, men present gifts to their mothers, girlfriends and wives.(Unsplash)

International Women’s Day 2019: Significance, theme and history

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2019 11:54 AM IST
International Women’s Day 2019: Women’s Day was first observed on February 28, 1909 in New York. In 1910, at the International Woman’s Conference, March 8 was finalised as the day when Women’s Day would be officially commemorated.
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