The Feast of the Ascension (also known as Ascension Day or Ascension Thursday) is celebrated 39 days after Easter. It commemorates the Ascension of Jesus into heaven. In some countries, Ascension Day is a public holiday.
Laylat al-Mi'raj (Isra and Miraj) is observed on the 27th day of the Islamic month of Rajab. It is considered to be one of the most important events in the Islamic calendar. This day is observed as an official public holiday in some countries.
International Midwives' Day, also known as International Day of the Midwife, is an annual observance held on May 5 in more than 50 countries around the world.
May 5 is Europe Day, celebrated by the European countries. This holiday commemorates the establishment of the Council of Europe.
May 5 is annual celebration of International Day of the Portuguese Language and Culture. The celebration was introduced in the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP), that includes 9 members and 6 associate observers.