|When is German Unity Day in 2013?|
In 2013, German Unity Day is celebrated on Thursday, October 3rd.
|What is German Unity Day?|
German Unity Day, also referred to as the Day of German Unity, is the national day of Germany that celebrates the reunification of Germany in 1990. The goal of a united Germany originated in the 19th century and was finally attained in 1990 when the Federal Republic of Germany and the Democratic Republic of Germany united as one. German Unity Day is celebrated on October 3rd of every year and is a a legal holiday within the Federal Republic of Germany.
In German, this holiday is called the "Tag der Deutschen Einheit."