Months Of The Year - What You Didnt Know



  • Hi n Welcome to a thread based on the years months and what you properly didnt fully know of each day in a given month. Ill lay out with January and add February to it afterwards, just in case any of you wanna "celebrate" a odd special day.

    JANUARY:

    • Z Day - (Jan 1) - celebrate those persons whose surnames start with Z!

    • Bad Hangover Day - (Jan 1) - did you party to hard on New Years Eve?

    • FruitCake Toss Day - (Jan?) - it's time to bring in the new, and toss out the old.

    • Run up the Flagpole and See if Anyone Salutes Day - (January 2)

    • Festival Of Sleep Day - (January 3) - learning about and experiencing a sound sleep

    • Handsel Monday - in Scotland and northern England – First Monday

    • Man Watcher's Day - (January 😎

    • Play God Day - (January 9) - we are encouraged to try and solve someones problem.

    • Peculiar People Day - (January 10) - encouraged to honor peculiar people in our life!

    • Feast of Fabulous Wild Men - (Jan 12) - Ogle & whistle at all the hunks you come across!

    • Rubber Duckie Day - (Jan 13)

    • Put Your Pets in People Clothes Day - (Jan 14) -

    • Nothing Day - (January 16) - celebrated by doing absolutely nothing at all.

    • Ditch New Years Resolutions Day - (January 17)

    • Brew A Potion Day - Jan 19 - celebrates the knowledge & ability to brew positive potion

    • Come in from the cold day - January 22

    • Measure Your Feet Day - January 23

    • Beer Can Appreciation Day - January 24) - celebration of the selling of beer in cans.

    • Opposite Day - January 25) -

    • Thomas Crapper Day! -January 27) - invention of the flush toilet / toilet game fun!

    • Gone-ta-pott Day - Jan 28) - It's time to see the humor in a day that's gone to pott!

    • Escape Day - January 30

    • Hell is Freezing over Day - Jan 31) - pull out old lists of things you were going to do-

    • Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day -

    • Squirrel Appreciation Day - (January 27) - we are encouraged to honor squirrels!

    • Punch the clock day - (January 27) -

    • Backward Day - (January 31) -

    Cuddle Up Day (January 6)

    • Bubble Bath Day (January 😎

    • Dance Day (January 9)

    • Secret Pal Day (January 11)

    • Whisper 'I Love You' Day (Jan-19)

    • Penguin Awareness Day (Jan-20)

    • Send a Hug Day (Jan-21)

    • Compliment Day (Jan-27)

    • Chocolate Cake Day (Jan-27)

    The perfect time to make a chocolate treat...

    • Daisy Day (Jan-28)

    Celebrate the beauty of the daisies that symbolize

    innocence...

    • Inspire your Heart with Art Day (Jan-31)

    Significant January around the world

    • New Year's Day – January 1

    • Independence Day in Haiti - January 1

    • Handsel Monday in Scotland and northern England – First Monday

    • Three Wise Men Day in Latin America - January 6

    • Ukrainian New Year's Eve, also known as Svyat Vechir - January 6

    • Coptic Christmas – January 7

    • Plough Sunday in Scotland and northern England – Sunday after January 6

    • Coming of Age Day (成人の日, Seijin no hi?) in Japan – Second Monday

    • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in the United States – Third Monday

    • Australia Day in Australia – January 26

    • Republic Day in India – January 26

    • Makara Sankranthi (Festival of Harvest) in India – January 14

    • Auckland Anniversary in Auckland, New Zealand – Monday closest to January 29

    • Burns night in Scotland - January 25

    • The uniting of Moldavia and Wallachia under the same ruler in 1859, Romania - January 24

    • January has become known as Change Your Profile Picture To A Muppet month for Facebook users.

    If you wish more odd weirdness of months google brownielocks.



  • February:

    Hoola in the Coola Day - February 1

    • Working Naked Day - February 1

    • The Day the Music Died Day - February 3

    • Quacker Day - February 4

    • Disaster Day--February 5

    • Wear Red Day - date varies - February 5, 2010

    • Wave All Your Fingers at Your Neighbor Day - February 7

    • Man Day - February 7

    • Laugh and grow rich day - February 8

    • Fly a Kite Day--February 8

    • Read in the bathtub day - February 9

    • White T-Shirt Day - February 11

    • Don't Cry over spilt milk - February 11

    • Get a Different Name Day - February 13

    • Madly in love with me day - February 13

    • National Condom Day - February 14 - website

    • Quirky Alone Day - February - 14

    • Ferris Wheel Day - February 14

    • My Way Day - February 17

    • Thumb Appreciation Day - February 18

    • Hoodie Hoo Day - February 20

    • Love your pet day - February 20

    • Single-Tasking Day - February 22

    • Tell a fairy tale day - February 26

    • For Pete's Sake Day - February 26

    • Punch the Clock Day - January 27

    • Public Sleeping Day - February 28

    • Gone-ta-pott Day - February 28

    • National Tooth Fairy Day - 28

    • National Surf and Turf Day--February 29

    • Dump Your Significant Jerk Day

    • Weather Person's Day

    • Be Electrific Day

    Day-Long Observances

    It's National Day of?

    February 1 - Reasons to Celebrate February 1

    Serpent Day

    Women's Heart Day

    National Freedom Day

    Royal Canadian Mounted Police officially started

    Skippy Peanut Butter Created (1933)

    National Girls & Women in Sports Day

    Robinson Crusoe Day

    Reasons to Celebrate February 2

    Groundhog Day

    Bottle Cap Patented

    California Kiwi Fruit Day

    Grand Central Station in New York Opened (1913)

    National League Birthday (1875)

    African American Coaches Day

    Hedgehog Day

    Self Renewal Day

    Reasons to Celebrate February 3

    Carrot Cake Day

    Halfway Point of Winter

    Four Chaplains Memorial Day

    Sesame Street's Elmo's Birthday

    The Day the Music Died Day

    Reasons to Celebrate February 4

    National Popcorn Day

    Create a Vacuum Day

    Gumby's Birthday

    Rosa Park's Birthday

    USO Day

    Reasons to Celebrate February 5

    Disaster day

    Thank a Mailman Day

    National Weather persons day

    Hank Aaron's Birthday (Born February 5, 1934, Mobile, Alabama)

    Move Hollywood & Broadway to Lebanon, PA Day

    Peter Pan Day (Movie released in 1953)

    Sale of the first Wiffle Ball

    Reasons to Celebrate February 6

    National Frozen Yogurt Day

    Pay a Compliment Day

    Babe Ruth's Birthday (Born 1895)

    Monopoly Board Game (released in 1935)

    Reasons to Celebrate February 7

    Send a Card to a Friend day

    National Girls and Women in Sports Day

    Wave All Your Fingers at Your Neighbor Day

    Charles Dicken's Birthday (Born 1812)

    Laura Ingalls Wilder's Birthday (Born 1867)

    Pinocchio Day (released in 1940)

    Dump Your Significant Jerk Day

    Leadership Success Day

    February 8

    Fly a Kite Day

    Boy Scouts Day: Founded in 1910.

    Laugh and grow rich day

    February 9

    Toothache Day

    Hershey's Chocolate founded

    GI Joe's Birthday (1964)

    February 10

    Umbrella Day

    World Marriage Day

    YWCA Birthday (founded in 1870)

    Plimsoll Day

    February 11

    Be Electrific Day

    White T-Shirt Day

    Make a Friend Day

    Pro Sports Wives Day

    National Inventor's day

    Don't Cry Over Spilled Milk Day

    La-Z-Boy Chair Day (released 1948)

    Thomas Edison's Birthday (Born 1847)

    National Shut-in Visitation Day

    Satisfied Staying Single Day

    February 12

    Man Day

    Darwin Day

    Pancake Day

    Oglethorpe Day

    National Lost Penny Day

    First Barbie doll for sale

    National Plum Pudding Day

    Clean Out Your Computer Day

    Abraham Lincoln's Birthday (Born 1809)

    February 13

    Get a Different Name Day

    First public school started (1635)

    February 14

    Valentine's Day

    Ferris Wheel Day

    Read To Your Child Day

    National Have a Heart Day

    Telephone Birthday (1876)

    National Call In Single Day

    Race Relations Day

    Quirky Alone Day

    tbc



  • February continued:

    February 15

    National Gumdrop Day

    Susan B. Anthony's Birthday (Born 1820)

    Clifford The Big Red Dog (Debut 1963)

    February 16

    Do a Grouch a Favor Day

    911 Birthday (First Call made in Haleyville, Al in 1968)

    DuPont patented Nylon patented (1937)

    February 17

    My Way Day

    National PTA Day

    Who Shall I Be Day

    World Human Spirit Day

    Random Acts of Kindness Day

    February 18

    Thumb Appreciation Day

    Pluto Discovered (1930)

    February 19

    International Friendship Day

    National Chocolate Mint Day

    Mr. Roger's Neighborhood (Debut 1968)

    Cherry Coke's Birthday (Released 1985)

    February 20

    Love Your Pet Day

    National Student Volunteer Day

    Post Office Birthday (1792)

    Clean Out Your Bookcases Day

    Columbo's Birthday (First episode 1968)

    Toothpick patented in 1872

    Northern Hemisphere Hoodie Hoo Day

    February 21

    Locomotive's Birthday (1804)

    International Mother Language Day

    World Thinking Day (resource link)

    Love your pet day

    Single Tasking day

    Ash Wednesday

    Card reading day

    February 22

    Be humble day

    Tooth Fairy Day- date varies

    Pebbles Flintstone's Birthday

    George Washington's Birthday (Born 1732)

    Golf in America Day (Played in 1888)

    Inconcenience Yourself Day

    February 23

    Tennis Day

    Curling Is Cool Day

    National Rationalization Day

    Tootsie Roll Birthday (1896)

    Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day

    International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day

    February 24

    National Tortilla Chip Day

    National Trading Card Day

    Sesame Street's Gordon's Birthday

    Nylon Toothbrush Birthday (Debut 1938)

    February 25

    Quiet Day

    Let's All Eat Right Day

    February 26

    Thermos Bottle Day

    Tell a Fairy Tale Day

    New York Subway (1870)

    First Movie Cartoon (1909)

    National Pistachio Day

    Levi Strauss Day (Debut 1829)

    For Pete's Sake Day

    February 27

    International Polar Bear Day

    Mardi Gras Celebration (Begain iin 1827)

    No Brainer Day

    February 28

    Paczki Day

    Spay Day USA

    Floral Design Day

    National Chili Day

    Public Sleeping Day

    DNA Discovered (1953)

    Pockets Invented (1590)

    Car Keys and Small Change Day

    International Pancake Day

    National Tooth Fairy Day

    See you end February for MArch lol



  • Here is March 4 ya all. In time to see read n mayb plan? Njoy!

    March, 2011 Bizarre and Unique Holidays

    Month:

    Irish American Month

    Music in Our Schools Month

    National Craft Month

    National Frozen Food Month

    National Irish American Heritage Month- designated by Congress in 1995.

    National Nutrition Month

    National Peanut Month

    National Women's History Month

    Poetry Month

    Red Cross Month

    Social Workers Month

    Did you Know? March was named for the Roman God "Mars"

    Week Celebrations:

    2nd Week National Bubble Week

    2nd Week Crochet Week

    Each Day:

    1 National Pig Day

    1 Peanut Butter Lovers' Day

    2 Old Stuff Day

    3 I Want You to be Happy Day

    3 If Pets Had Thumbs Day

    3 National Anthem Day

    3 Peach Blossom Day

    4 Employee Appreciation Day first Friday in March

    4 Holy Experiment Day

    4 Hug a GI Day

    4 National Salesperson Day - first Friday in the month

    5 Multiple Personality Day

    6 Dentist's Day

    6 National Frozen Food Day

    7 National Crown Roast of Pork Day

    8 Be Nasty Day

    8 International (Working) Women's Day

    9 Panic Day

    10 Middle Name Pride Day

    11 Johnny Appleseed Day

    11 Worship of Tools Day - guys, you can relate

    12 Girl Scouts Day

    12 Plant a Flower Day

    13 Ear Muff Day

    13 Jewel Day

    14 Learn about Butterflies Day

    14 National Potato Chip Day

    14 National Pi Day- Why today? Because today is 3.14, the value of Pi.

    15 Everything You Think is Wrong Day

    15 Ides of March

    15 Incredible Kid Day

    15 Dumbstruck Day

    16 Everything You Do is Right Day

    16 Freedom of Information Day

    17 Submarine Day - the hero sandwich or the boat??

    17 Saint Patrick's Day

    18 Goddess of Fertility Day

    18 Supreme Sacrifice Day

    19 National Quilting Day - third Saturday of month

    19 Poultry Day

    20 International Earth Day

    20 Extraterrestrial Abductions Day

    20 Proposal Day

    21 Fragrance Day

    22 National Goof Off Day

    23 National Chip and Dip Day

    23 Near Miss Day

    24 National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day

    25 Pecan Day

    25 Waffle Day

    26 Make Up Your Own Holiday Day

    27 National "Joe" Day

    28 Something on a Stick Day

    29 National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day

    29 Smoke and Mirrors Day

    30 National Doctor's Day

    30 I am in Control Day

    30 Take a Walk in the Park Day

    31 Bunsen Burner Day

    31 National Clam on the Half Shell Day

    See ya in mid March for April postings



  • Hey and here is the slots for April.

    National Humor Month

    International Guitar Month

    Keep America Beautiful Month

    Lawn and Garden Month

    Poetry Month

    National Pecan Month

    National Welding Month

    Records and Information Management Month

    Stress Awareness Month

    Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    Weekly Celebrations:

    Week 1 Library Week

    Week 1 Read a Road Map Week.

    Week 2 Garden Week

    Week 3 Organize Your Files Week

    Week 3 Medical Labs Week

    Week 4 Administrative Assistants Week

    Week 4 National Karaoke Week

    Each Day:

    1 April Fool's Day

    1 International Fun at Work Day

    1 International Tatting Day

    1 National Walk to Work Day - first Friday of month

    2 Children's Book Day

    2 National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

    2 Reconciliation Day

    3 Don't Go to Work Unless it's Fun Day - we know your decision

    3 Tweed Day

    4 Hug a Newsman Day

    4 Walk Around Things Day

    4 School Librarian Day

    4 Tell a Lie Day

    5 Go for Broke Day

    6 Plan Your Epitaph Day - a little morbid if you ask me

    6 Sorry Charlie Day

    7 Caramel Popcorn Day - Most likely created by a popcorn maker, or an Ecard company.

    7 No Housework Day

    7 World Health Day

    8 All is Ours Day

    8 Draw a Picture of a Bird Day

    9 Name Yourself Day

    9 Winston Churchill Day

    10 Golfer's Day

    10 National Siblings Day

    11 Eight Track Tape Day - do you remember those?

    11 Barbershop Quartet Day

    11 National Submarine Day

    12 Big Wind Day - this day blows me away!

    12 Russian Cosmonaut Day

    13 Blame Someone Else Day

    13 Scrabble Day

    14 Ex Spouse Day

    14 International Moment of Laughter Day

    14 Look up at the Sky Day - don't you have anything better to do?

    14 National Pecan Day

    14 Reach as High as You Can Day

    15 Rubber Eraser Day

    15 Titanic Remembrance Day

    16 National Eggs Benedict Day

    16 National Librarian Day

    16 National Stress Awareness Day

    17 Blah, Blah, Blah Day

    17 National Cheeseball Day

    17 Pet Owners Independence Day

    18 International Juggler's Day - also applies to multi tasking office workers

    18 Newspaper Columnists Day

    18 Patriot's Day - third Monday of the month

    19 National Garlic Day

    20 Look Alike Day

    20 Volunteer Recognition Day

    21 Kindergarten Day

    21 National High Five Day third Thursday

    22 Girl Scout Leader Day

    22 National Jelly Bean Day

    23 Lover's Day

    23 National Zucchini Bread Day - they hold this at a time when you are not sick of all that zucchini.

    23 Take a Chance Day

    23 World Laboratory Day

    24 Pig in a Blanket Day

    25 Dyngus Day always the Monday after Easter

    25 East meets West Day

    25 World Penguin Day

    26 Executive Admin's Day (Secretary's Day)

    26 Hug an Australian Day

    26 National Pretzel Day

    26 Richter Scale Day

    27 Babe Ruth Day

    27 National Prime Rib Day

    27 Tell a Story Day

    28 Great Poetry Reading Day

    28 Kiss Your Mate Day - guys, do not forget this one. Kiss her, then read her some poetry.

    29 Greenery Day

    29 National Shrimp Scampi Day

    30 Hairstyle Appreciation Day

    30 National Honesty Day


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