Commemoration of Atatürk, youth and sports day!happy


The Republic of Turkeyand one of the most important day of the feast today! May 19, 1919 Samsun on the bandırma ferry, who Mustafa Kemal Atatürk‘s today the war of independenceis considered to start expand. The war launched against the Allied forces, as well as today, Ataturk, has dedicated to the Turkish youth.

May 19 youth and sports day happy

May 19 was a celebration when?

Youth and sports day, Atatürk in 1935 for the first time on 24 May Day” was celebrated under the name of. Initiatives celebrated at Besiktas Fenerbahce Stadium, this is the first May 19, Galatasaray and Fenerbahçe, with the participation of hundreds of athletes a sports day has become. Speaking at the Congress which occur after a period of time this organization sports, Besiktas Ataturk Ahmet fetgeri a founding member of ASE in order to be cost to the Youth Day celebrated all of the “19 May youth and sports day under the name of” proposed that it be made each year. This recommendation was accepted and voted in Congress has been enacted with the approval of Ataturk also. Dated by the Law of June 20, 1938 “the name of the national holiday that is celebrated as youth and sports day September 12 after the coup, “commemoration of Atatürk, youth and sports day” was named.