January Daily Holidays and Observances

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January Daily Holidays and Observances

Use the links below to view other holidays and observances celebrated in January.

JANUARY 1

  • Copyright Law Day
  • Commitment Day
  • Ellis Island Day
  • Euro Day
  • First Foot Day
  • Global Family Day
  • Mummer’s Parade
  • National Bloody Mary Day
  • New Years Day
  • New Year’s Dishonor List Day
  • Polar Bear Plunge or Swim Day
  • World Day of Peace
  • Z Day

JANUARY 2

  • 55 – MPH Speed Limit Day
  • Blue Monday
  • Divorce Monday
  • Happy Mew Year for Cats Day
  • National Buffet Day
  • National Creampuff Day
  • National Motivation and Inspiration Day
  • National Personal Trainer Awareness Day
  • National Science Fiction Day
  • National Weigh-In Day
  • Pet Travel and Safety Day
  • Rose Bowl Game
  • “Thank God It’s Monday” Day
  • Tournament of Roses Parade Day

JANUARY 3

  • Drinking Straw Day
  • J.R.R. Tolkien Day
  • Memento Mori “Remember You Die” Day
  • National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day

JANUARY 4

  • Dimpled Chad Day: 4
  • Earth at Perihelion: 4
  • Pop Music Chart Day: 4
  • Tom Thumb Day: 4
  • Trivia Day: 4
  • World Braille Day: 4
  • World Hypnotism Day: 4

JANUARY 5

  • Bird Day: 5
  • National Whipped Cream Day

JANUARY 6

  • Epiphany or Twelfth Night: 6
  • National Bean Day – celebrate with these Bean Recipes
  • National Technology Day: 6
  • Three Kings Day: 6

JANUARY 7

  • Fruitcake Toss Day: 7
  • Harlem Globetrotter’s Day: 7
  • I’m Not Going To Take It Anymore Day: 7
  • International Programmers’ Day: 7
  • Orthodox Christmas: 7
  • National Bobblehead Day: 7
  • National Tempura Day: 7

JANUARY 8

Argyle Day: 8
Asarah B’Tevet: 8
Bubble Bath Day: 8
Earth’s Rotation Day: 8
National English Toffee Day: 8
Midwife’s Day or Women’s Day: 8
National Joy Germ Day: 8
National Sunday Supper Day: 8
No Pants Subway Ride Day: 8
Show and Tell Day at Work: 8
War on Poverty Day: 8

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March Daily Holidays and Observances

JANUARY 9

Balloon Ascension Day: 9
Law Enforcement Appreciation Day: 9
National Apricot Day – Celebrate with these Apricot Recipes
National Cassoulet Day: 9
National Clean Off Your Desk Day: 9
National Static Electricity Day: 9
Panama’s Martyr Day: 9

JANUARY 10

League of Nations Day: 10
National Cut Your Energy Costs Day: 10
National Poetry at Work Day: 10
Stephen Foster Day: 10

JANUARY 11

Cigarettes Are Hazardous To Your Health Day: 11
Learn Your Name in Morse Code Day: 11
National Human Trafficking Awareness Day: 11

JANUARY 12

I Am A Mentor: 12
Kiss A Ginger Day: 12

National Cheesecake Day

National Cheesesteak Day
National Hot Tea Day: 12

JANUARY 13

Blame Someone Else Day: 13
Make Your Dream Come True Day: 13
National Sticker Day: 13
Public Radio Broadcasting Day: 13

JANUARY 14

Caesarean Section Day: 14
Eagle Day: 14
International Kite Day: 14
Dress Up Your Pet Day: 14
National Vision Board Day: 14
Organize Your Home Day: 14
Ratification Day: 14

JANUARY 15

Alpha Kappa Alpha Day: 15
Annoy Squidward Day (aka Your Boss): 15
Humanitarian Day: 15
National Sanctity of Human Life Day: 15
World Religion Day: 15
World Snow Day: 15

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July Daily Holidays and Observances

JANUARY 16

Appreciate A Dragon Day: 16
Civil Service Day: 16
Fig Newton Day: 16
Martin Luther King Day: 16
National Crowd Feed Day: 16
National Day of Service: 16
Nothing Day: 16
Religious Freedom Day: 16
Without A Scalpel Day: 16

JANUARY 17

Cable Car Day: 17
Hot Heads Chili Days: 17 – 18
International Mentoring Day: 17
Judgment Day: 17
Kid Inventors’ Day: 17
National Bootleggers Day: 17
Popeye Day: 17
Rid The World of Fad Diets and Gimmicks Day: 17

JANUARY 18

Pooh (Winnie The) Day: 18
Thesaurus Day: 18

JANUARY 19

Get to Know Your Customers Day: 19
Popcorn Day: 19
Robert E. Lee Day: 19
Thank Your Mentor Day: 19
Tin Can Day: 19
World Day of Migrants and Refugees: 19

JANUARY 20

Camcorder Day: 20
Data Innovation Day: 20
International Fetish Day: 20
National Cheese Lovers Day: 20
Penguin Awareness Day: 20
Inauguration Day: 20
National Disc Jockey Day: 20  or
Women’s Healthy Weight Day: 20

JANUARY 21

  • National Hugging Day: 21
  • Squirrel Appreciation Day: 21

JANUARY 22

  • Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day: 22
  • Celebration of Life Day: 22
  • National Bible Sunday: 22
  • Roe vs. Wade Day: 22

JANUARY 23

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October Daily Holidays and Observances

JANUARY 24

  • Belly Laugh Day: 24
  • Beer Can Day: 24
  • International Mobile Phone Recycling Day: 24
  • National Compliment Day: 24
  • National Peanut Butter Day – Celebrate with the Peanut Butter Recipes
  • Talk Like A Grizzled Prospector Day: 24

JANUARY 25

  • A Room of One’s Own Day: 25
  • Macintosh Computer Day: 25
  • National Irish Coffee Day: 25
  • Opposite Day: 25
  • Robert Burns Day: 25

JANUARY 26

  • Dental Drill Appreciation Day: 26
  • Lotus 1-2-3 Day: 26
  • National Peanut Brittle Day: 26
  • Toad Hollow Day of Encouragement: 26

JANUARY 27

  • Auschwitz Liberation Day: 27
  • Fun at Work Day: 27
  • Holocaust Memorial Day: 27
  • International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust: 27
  • National Big Wig Day: 27
  • National Chocolate Cake Day
  • National Geographic Day: 27
  • National Preschool Fitness Day: 27
  • Thomas Crapper Day: 27
  • Viet Nam Peace Day: 27

JANUARY 28

  • A.F.R.M.A. Fancy Rat & Mouse Day
  • Data Privacy Day
  • National Kazoo Day
  • National Seed Swap Day
  • Rubber Duckie Day
  • Thank A Plugin Developer Day
  • Visit Your Local Quilt Shop Day

JANUARY 29

  • Curmudgeons Day
  • Freethinkers Day:
  • National Puzzle Day
  • Seeing Eye Dog Day
  • Thomas Paine Day
  • World Leprosy Day

JANUARY 30

  • Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day
  • Croissant Day
  • Inane Answering Message Day

JANUARY 31

  • Appreciate Your Social Security Check Day
  • Inspire Your Heart with Art Day
  • Street Children Day

January Daily Holidays and Observances

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