Do International Men’s Day Exists?

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International Men’s Day is celebrated annually on the 19th of November.
It was celebrated as a day where all issues affecting men and boys can be addressed.

Though this is not as popular as International Women’s Day, which takes place on March 8 every year.

Dr Teelucksingh promoted International Men’s Day

International Men’s Day 2020 theme

This year, the International Men’s Day theme is ‘Better health for men and boys’ with the aim to make practical improvements to the health and wellbeing of the male population.

Netizens on Internet shared images of Google, who always shares google doodle on many of the festivals and days including women’s day, but did not put up anything for International Men’s Day.

Mr. Zakir Khan, who is a famous Indian stand-up comedian, writer, poet, presenter, and actor. He shared his view on Social Media.

Memes were being shared by netizens all over the social media.

The day was launched in 1992 on 7th February by Thomas Oaster. In 1999, the event was revived by Jerome Teelucksing. He chose 19th November to honour his father’s birthday and also to celebrate how on that date in 1989, Trinidad and Tobago’s football team had united the country with their endeavours to qualify for the World Cup.

Men’s Day quotes

  1. A man does what he must – in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures – and that is the basis of all human morality. – John F Kennedy
  2. Being male is a matter of birth. Being a man is a matter of age. But being a gentleman is a matter of choice. – Vin Diesel
  3. A man must at times be hard as nails: willing to face up to the truth about himself…But he must also be tender. No weapon will breach the armour of a woman’s resentment like tenderness. – Elisabeth Elliot
  4. A good man would prefer to be defeated than to defeat injustice by evil means. – Sallust
  5. Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value. –
  6. But know this. Men are not from Mars. Women are not from Venus. Do not fall for categories. Everyone is everything. Every ingredient inside a star is inside you, and every personality that ever existed competes in the theatre of your mind for the main role. – Matt Haig

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