Monday, July 1, 2013

Stamp the day away!


MONTH-LONG OBSERVANCES
Air-Conditioning Appreciation Days
Bioterrorism/Disaster Education and Awareness Month
Cell Phone Courtesy Month
Cord Blood Awareness Month
Dog Days of Summer Month
Eggplant and Lettuce Month
Eye Injury Prevention Month
Family Golf Month
Family Reunion Month
Fireworks Safety Month
Freedom from Fear of Speaking Month
Herbal Prescription Awareness Month
Hitchhiking Month
International Blondie/Deborah Harry Month
International Group B Strep Awareness Month
International Zine Month
Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month
Mango and Melon Month
National Anti-Boredom Month
National Baked Bean Month
National Bikini Month
National Black Family Month
National Blueberry Month
National Child-Centered Divorce Month
National Culinary Arts Month
National Doghouse Repairs Month
National Grilling Month
National Home Inspector Month
National Horseradish Month
National Hot Dog Month
National Ice Cream Month
National Independent Retailers Month
National Make A Difference to A Child Month
National Picnic Month
National Recreation and Parks Month
National Share a Sunset with your Lover Month
National Wheelchair Beautification Month
Nectarine and Garlic Month
Read an Almanac Month
Sandwich Generation Month
Share a Sunset With Your Lover Month
Smart Irrigation Month
Social Wellness Month
Tour de France Month
Unlucky Month for Weddings
UV Safety Month
Women’s Motorcycle Month
Women With Alopecia Month
Worldwide Bereaved Parents Awareness Month
 
WEEK-LONG OBSERVANCES
First Week
Bean and Bacon Days
Freedom From Fear of Speaking Week
Freedom Week
International Chicken Wing Week
National Education Association Month
National Unassisted Home Birth Week
 
Second Week
Be Nice to New Jersey Week
Creative Maladjustment Week
National Baby Food Week
National Farriers Week
National Therapeutic Recreation Week
Nude Recreation Week
 
Third Week
Comic-Con International
Hug Week
International Massage Week
National Baby Food Week
National Make Someone Smile Week
National Rabbit Week
National Scrabble Week
National Ventriloquism Week
Restless Leg Syndrome Education and Awareness Week
Sports Cliché Week
 
Fourth Week
Captive Nations Week
Garlic Days
Lumberjack Week
Moby Dick Week
National Independent Retailers Week
National Parenting Gifted Children Week
National Salad Week
National Zookeepers Week
World Hackysack Week
 
Fifth Week
Single Working Women’s Week
 
July 1st
Battle of Gettysburg Started in 1863
Build a Scarecrow Day
Creative Ice Cream Flavors Day
Canada Day
Financial Freedom Day
International Chicken Wing Day
International Joke Day
Jean Marsh’s Birthday (1934)
Leslie Caron’s Birthday (1931)
National Postal Worker Day
Olivia DeHavilland’s Birthday (1916)
Popeye’s Birthday
Princess Diana's Birthday (1961)
Roswell UFO Day
Second Half of the Year Day
US Postage Stamp Day
Zip Code Day
 
July 2nd
First Zeppelin flew (1900)
I Forgot Day
International Cherry Pit Spitting Day
Made in the USA Day
US Army Air Corps Established (1926)
Violin Lovers Day
Visitation of the Virgin Mary
World UFO Day
 
July 3rd
Air-Conditioning Appreciation Day
Compliment Your Mirror Day
Disobedience Day
Dog Days Begin
Eat Beans Day
Franz Kafka’s Birthday (1883)
George M. Cohan’s Birthday (1878)
Sandra Lee’s Birthday (1966)
Stay Out of the Sun Day
 
July 4th
American Independence Day
Boom Box Parade Day
Buffalo Bill Day
Independence From Meat Day
Indivisible Day
International Drive your Studebaker Day
Mitch Miller’s Birthday (1911)
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s Birthday (1804)
National Country Music Day
Sidewalk Egg Frying Day
Stephen Foster’s Birthday (1826)
Tom Sawyer Fence Painting Day
 
July 5th
Alice in Wonderland Day
Anniversary of the Bikini (1946)
Bikini Day
Build a Scarecrow Day
International Chicken Wing Day
P.T. Barnum’s Birthday (1810)
Work-a-Holics Day
 
July 6th
Caribbean Day
Dalai Lama’s Birthday (1935)
First Picture Postcard Made
Fill an Aquarium Day
Frido Kahlo’s Birthday (1907)
George W. Bush’s Birthday (1946)
Hop a Park Day
International Cherry Pit Spitting Day
International Kissing Day
Jennifer Saunders’ Birthday (1958) – Absolutely Fabulous
John Paul Jones’ Birthday (1747)
National Fried Chicken Day
Republican Day
Sebastian Cabot’s Birthday (1918) Family Affair
Take Your Webmaster to Lunch Day
 
July 7th
Bonza Bottler Day (7/7)
Carver Day
Chocolate Day
Father-Daughter Take a Walk Day
Global Forgiveness Day
Ice Cream Day
Macaroni Day
Marc Chagall's Birthday (1887)
National Strawberry Sundae Day
Pierre Cardin’s Birthday (1922)
Tell the Truth Day
 
July 8th
Collector Car Appreciation Day
International Town Criers Day
Kevin Bacon's Birthday (1958)
Liberty Bell cracks in 1835 while being rung at John Marshall's funeral
Math 2.0 Day
Raffi’s Birthday (1948)
Savor the Comic, Unplug the Drama Day
Toby Keith's Birthday (1961)
Video Games Day
Wolfgang Puck's Birthday (1949)
Zigfield Follies Day
 
July 9th
Fred Savage's Birthday (1976)
National Sugar Cookie Day
Rock N Roll Day
Tom Hanks' Birthday (1956)
 
July 10th
Clerihew Day
Don’t Step on a Bee Day
Hot Dog Night
James Whistler’s Birthday (1834)
Maurice Proust’s Birthday (1871)
Pina Colada Day
Smile Power Day
Teddy Bear's Picnic Day
 
July 11th
Bowdler's Day
Chicken Day
Day of the Five Billions
E.B. White’s Birthday (1899)
Georgio Armani’s Birthday (1936)
National Cheer Up the Lonely Day
Slurpee Day
Try Caviar Day
World Population Day
 
July 12th
Andrew Wyeth’s Birthday (1917)
Battle of the Boyne
Christine McVie's Birthday (1943)
Different Colored Eyes Day
George Eastman’s Birthday (1854)
Henry David Thoreau’s Birthday (1817)
Julius Caesar’s Birthday (100 BC)
National Pecan Pie Day
Oscar Hammerstein's Birthday (1895)
Paper Bag Day
Pecan Pie Day
Simplicity Day
 
July 13th
Bald is In Day
Barbershop Music Appreciation Day
Barn Day
Bison Lovers Day
Carver Day
Collector Car Appreciation Day
Cow Appreciation Day
Disgruntled Workers Day
Embrace Your Geekness Day
Erno Rubik's (Rubik's Cube Inventor) Birthday (1944)
Fool’s Paradise Day
Go West Day
Grange Day
Gruntled Workers Day
Harrison Ford's Birthday (1942)
National French Fries Day
Northwest Ordinance Enacted (1787)
 
July 14th
Bastille Day
Harry Dean Stanton’s Birthday (1926)
International Nude Day
Jane Lynch’s Birthday (1960)
Pandemonium Day
Peggy Parish’s Birthday (1927) Amelia Bedelia
Pick Blueberries Day
William Hanna’s Birthday (1910)
Woody Guthrie’s Birthday (1912)
 
July 15th
Baby Food Day
Be A Dork Day
Clement C. Moore’s Birthday (1777)
First Boeing 707 Flew (1954)
Global Hug Your Kid Day
Gummi Worm Day
Iris Murdoch’s Birthday (1919)
National Get Out of the Doghouse Day
National Ice Cream Day
Rembrandt Van Rijn’s Birthday (1606)
St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Birthday (1850) (1st American Saint)
St. Swithin’s Day
Tapioca Pudding Day
Winnie the Pooh Day
 
July 16th
Apollo 11 lifts off on its voyage to the moon (1969)
Fresh Spinach Day
Guy Laroche (1921)
Michael Flatley's Birthday (1958)
National Personal Chef Day
Will Ferrell’s Birthday (1967)
 
July 17th
Disneyland Opens (1955)
Farmer’s Almanac Day
John Jacob Astor's Birthday (1763)
National Peach Ice Cream Day
Sewing Machine Patented (1790)
Wrong-Way Corrigan Day
Yellow Pig Day
 
July 18th
Chrysanthemum Day
Get to Know Your Customers Day
International Mandela Day
National Caviar Day
National Hug Your Kids Day
Sidewalk Frying Days
Steve Forbes' Birthday (1947)
 
July 19th
Edgar Degas’ Birthday (1834)
Flitch Day
John Newberry’s Birthday (1713)
National Raspberry Cake Day
Stick Your Tongue Out Day
 
July 20th
Celebration of the Horse Day
Chess Day
Cormac McCarthy’s Birthday (1933)
Gregor Mendel’s Birthday (1822)
Moon Day (Armstrong and Aldrin land on moon in 1969)
National Lollipop Day
Sir Edmund Hillary’s Birthday (1919) (first to reach Mt. Everest)
Ugly Truck Day
Woodie Wagon Day
 
July 21st
Don Knotts’ Birthday (1924)
Ernest Hemingway’s Birthday (1899)
Legal Drinking Age Day
National Ice Cream Soda Day
National Junk Food Day
National Tug of War Tournament Day
Robin Williams' Birthday (1952)
Toss Away The Could Haves and Should Haves Day
 
July 22nd
Bobby Sherman’s Birthday (1943)
Casual Pi Day
Hammock Day
Health & Happiness with Hypnosis Day
Lion’s Share Day
National Penuche Fudge Day
Oscar de La Renta’s Birthday (1932)
Parents Day
Pied Piper of Hamelin Day
Spooners Day
Willem Dafoe's Birthday (1955)
 
July 23rd
All-American Soap Box Derby Day
Daniel Radcliffe’s Birthday (1989)
Gorgeous Grandma Day
Hot Enough for Ya Day
Ice Cream Cone Introduced (1904)
Maple Syrup Day
Mosquito Day
National Vanilla Ice Cream Day
Slash’s Birthday (1965)
 
July 24th
Alexander Dumas' Birthday (1802)
Amelia Earhart’s Birthday (1897)
Cousin’s Day
Marvin the Martian's Birthday
Mormon Pioneer Day
National Drive-Thru Day
National Tequila Day
Tell an Old Joke Day
 
July 25th
Buck Moon
Carousel or Merry Go Round Day
Culinarians Day
Maxfield Parrish’s Birthday (1870)
National Chili Dog Day
Pipe Dreams Day
System Adminstrator Day
Threading the Needle Day
 
July 26th
All or Nothing Day
Dorothy Hamill's Birthday (1956)
George Bernard Shaw’s Birthday (1856)
Helen Mirren’s Birthday (1945)
Kate Beckinsale’s Birthday (1973)
Mick Jagger's Birthday (1943)
Lumberjack Day
National Talk in an Elevator Day
One Voice
Sandra Bullock’s Birthday (1964)
Sugar Cane Day
System Administrator Appreciation Day
Vivian Vance’s Birthday (1912)
 
July 27th
Alexander Dumas’ Birthday (1824)
Barbie in a Blender Day
Bugs Bunny's Birthday
National Cowboy Day
National Dance Day
National Milk Chocolate Day
National Scotch Day
Take Your Plants for a Walk Day
Walk on Stilts Day
 
July 28th
Accountant’s Day
Anne Hutchinson Memorial Day
Aunties Day
Beatrix Potter's Birthday (1866)
Buffalo Soldiers Day
Cheese Lovers Day
First Fingerprint Taken
First Telegram Sent
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' Birthday (1929)
Parents Day
Peggy Fleming's Birthday (1948)
Singing Telegram Day
World Hepatitis Day
 
July 29th
Cheese Sacrifice Purchase Day
Country Music Day
NASA Anniversary
National Lasagna Day
Rain Day
Tim Gunn's Birthday (1953)
 
July 30th
Alton Brown’s Birthday (1962)
Antonio Benedetto Puccini's Birthday (1747)
Cheesecake Day
Deviled Eggs Day
Emily Bronte’s Birthday (1818)
Father-in-Law Day
Henry Ford’s Birthday (1863)
National Cheesecake Day
Paperback Book Day
 
July 31st
Cotton Candy Day
First US Patent Issued – Granted to Samuel Hopkins in 1790
J.K. Rowling’s Birthday (1965)
Milton Friedman’s Birthday (1912)
Mutt’s Day
Robert Kimmel Smith’s Birthday (1930)
Uncommon Instruments Awareness Day

with thanks to Jane Hignite

1 comment:

  1. Hi Christyne! This list is amazing!! And so is your blog - what a great way to spend a Saturday morning.
    All the best!
    Carol

    ReplyDelete

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