The EU Talent Day or European Talent Day is celebrated on March 25, 2017 throughout Europe. It is not a centrally organized event, but is supported and organized by individuals, clubs, classes or organizations. The EU Talent Day is a day to raise awareness to the benefits of talent development for individuals and whole economies. The birthday of Béla Bartók was chosen as date for the EU Talent Day. Bartók was a Hungarian composer and pianist, who is considered as one of the most important composers of the 20th century.