International Holocaust Remembrance Day : January 27, 2021
Designated by the United Nations for the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Formally known as Yom Ha-Shoah Ve-Hagevurah, or Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day, designated by the Israeli parliament in 1951 for the 27th of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar.
Warsaw Ghetto Uprising : April 19, 1943
The best-known of many Jewish uprisings against the Nazis, commemorated annually.
Other dates: As shown in the example from the Wielun yizkor book here, remembrance events for specific communities may take place on or around the anniversary of a mass murder.
Pictured: "Attention, Jews of Wielun and area. On Tuesday, August 19, 1946, at the headquarters of the Jewish Committee in Markfredwitz [displaced persons camp], there will be a remembrance event dedicated to marking the 5th yortsayt [death anniversary] of the fallen martyrs of Wielun and area. All surviving Jews from Wielun and area are invited to participate. The Wielun Committee". Sefer zikaron li-ḳehilat Veyelun, p. 386.
International Sephardic Yom HaShoah Commemoration (Sephardic Jewish Brotherhood of America - La Ermanadad Sefaradi)
Sunday, April 11, 2021 at 3 PM EDT
2021 Days of Remembrance Commemoration (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum)
April 8, 2021 from 11:00 AM-11:30 AM EDT
Stories Survive: Mark Schonwetter (Museum of Jewish Heritage)
Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 2 PM EDT
Thursday, April April 8 at 12:00 PM EDT
The Jewish Heroes of Warsaw: The Afterlife of the Revolt (Helen Cohen Memorial Lecture, JDC Archives)
Lecture by Prof. Avinoam Patt
Thursday, April 8, 2021 from 12 PM-1:30 PM EDT
78th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising (Congress for Jewish Culture)
Broadcast on the organization's YouTube channel
Monday, April 19, 2021 at 1 PM EDT
Annual Gathering of Remembrance (Museum of Jewish Heritage)
Sunday, April 11 at 2 PM EDT
Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day (Institute for Holocaust, Genocide and Memory Studies, Univ. of Massachusetts-Amherst)
A conversation between Terry Kurgan and Marianne Hirsch on Kurgan’s book "Everyone is Present"
Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 4:00PM EDT
Looking for more events organized in your local community? Visit the Association of Holocaust Organizations' website to find an organization near you.
DocsTeach in the Classroom: International Holocaust Remembrance Day (National Archives Museum)
Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. EST
The Curator of the Dorot Jewish Division, Dr. Lyudmila Sholokhova, interviews Prof. Meri-Jane Rochelson about the oral history of her father, Eli G. Rochelson, part of the American Jewish Committee's Oral History Collection at NYPL.