International Holocaust Remembrance Day
International Holocaust Remembrance Day is an international memorial day on 27 January commemorating the tragedy of the Holocaust that occurred during the Second World War. It commemorates the genocide that resulted in the deaths of 6 million Jews and 11 million others, by the Nazi regime and its collaborators. It was designated by the United Nations on 1 November 2005 during the 42nd plenary session.
To see UNESCO`s Article about this memorial day: