Constitution Day in South Korea (17/07)

Constitution Day in South Korea (Jeheonjeol / Constitution Day in South Korea) is celebrated annually on July 17 - this is the day the country's constitution was proclaimed in 1948.

The first Republic of South Korea was formally established on August 18, 1948.

Officially, the Constitution Day was approved on October 1, 1949, after the introduction of the law on public holidays of the country, and was a day off.