When Is - Dates of Religious and Civil Holidays Around the World
When was Veterans Day in 2006?
Veterans Day in 2006 was on Saturday, the 11th of November (11/11/2006).
How are Veterans Day dates determined?
In the United States, Veterans Day is usually observed on November 11. However, if it occurs on a Sunday then the following Monday is designated for holiday leave, and if it occurs Saturday then either Saturday or Friday may be so designated.
In 2006, Veterans Day falls on a Saturday, so Friday, the 10th of November is considered a federal holiday.