When for the first time was the International Literacy Day celebrated?

Options :
  1. On September 8th 1965
  2. On September 8th 1966
  3. On September 10th 1965
  4. On September 10th 1966
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 2


September 8 was proclaimed International Literacy Day by UNESCO on November 17, 1965. It was first celebrated in 1966. Its aim is to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, communities and societies. On International Literacy Day each year, UNESCO reminds the international community of the status of literacy and adult learning globally.

How do you rate this queston?  Very Easy  Easy  Average  Above Average  Tough

Previous Question : When UNESCO did proclaimed September 8 as the International Literacy Day?

Next Question : On which date the United Nations Day is celebrated around the world?

Click here for online test on Days and Years


 (Getemail alerts when others member replies)

He watched the scene and thought of life and (as always happened when he thought of life) he became sad. A gentle melancholy took possession of him. He felt how useless it was to struggle against fortune, this being the burden of wisdom which the ages had bequeathed him.
-James Joyce Dubliners