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Which preposition is correct?

Which preposition is correct?

The departure is in May 2nd
or
The departure is on May 2nd

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Base language: English
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    If it is a definite date, "on" will be preferred. For example,
    The departure is on May 2. The departure is in May.
    I was born on April 1. I was born in April/ spring/1999...

    For single days and dates we use on.

    For example:

    I was born on the 7th of the month.

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