Is there a holiday on July 19?
Yes, July 19 is a national holiday in Nicaragua, the anniversary of the Sandinista revolution.
According to the Historian: Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdon of Great Britain. So the Fourth of July become a holiday on July 4, 1776.
In Canada July 1st is a national holiday known as "Canada Day" or "Dominion Day". In the United States, July 4th is called Independence Day and it too is a national holiday. In Malaysia, July 6th is called "Statehood Day". There are many more national holidays in July, depending on which country is involved.
The United States Independence Day (July 4) became a federal holiday in 1870. This holiday is to celebrate the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Even before July 4 became an official holiday, some colonists started celebrating the day with mock funerals for King George III to symbloize the death of his hold on America.