April 8th holidays

April 8th is the 98th day in the Gregorian calendar; it marks the anniversary of President Harry Truman calling to seize all domestic steel mills in order prevent the 1952 steel strike from happening and a test flight for Gemini 1, a NASA spacecraft, is conducted. Famous April 8th birthdays include Biz Markie, Robin Wright, Patricia Arquette, and Matthew Healy. April 8th also marks National Empanada Day.

We have 2 holidays listed for April 8.


Day of Silence

A campaign that seeks to shed light on what many LGBTQ youth experience daily.


National Empanada Day

Even if you've never tried empanadas, you've probably had one of their distant (and delicious) cousins.