We have 22 holidays listed for August 15.
August 15th is the 227th day in the Gregorian calendar. In 1918, diplomatic ties between the U.S. and Russia were severed. In 1939, the 'Wizard of Oz' debuted in Hollywood, Calif. The Allied Forces of WWII landed in Southern France in 1944. India became independent of Britain and was split into India and Pakistan in 1947. Napoleon Bonaparte, Julia Child, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lawrence were born on this day. National Lemon Meringue Pie Day and National Relaxation Day are celebrated on August 15th.
Assumption of Mary (Spain)
Let's commemorate Mary's ascension into heaven after her death by celebrating the Assumption of Mary.
Feast of Assumption (Chile)
Join the Chileans in honoring the Assumption Feast and Mary's elevation to Heaven.
Feast of the Assumption
Christians observe the Virgin Mary’s bodily ascent to heaven at the end of her life.
Foundation of Old Panama City
Panama City is the oldest European settlement on the Pacific and a UNESCO heritage site.
Founding of Asuncion in Paraguay
In Paraguay and Newfoundland, people rise despite everything. Both are very resilient.
Liechtenstein National Day
August 15 is Liechtenstein National Day. Are you ready to celebrate?
Malaita Province Day
Celebrate this special holiday with the people of Malatia Province and show your pride!
National Acadian Day
Happy Acadian Day to all Acadians in Canada; we are celebrating with you today!
National Leathercraft Day
It’s not just a craft, it’s an art. Celebrate the art of leathercrafting today!
National Lemon Meringue Pie Day
Take your taste buds on an unforgettable journey with the amazing lemon meringue pie!
National Liberation Day of Korea
Celebrate the restoration of national independence that was lost for 36 years under Japanese rule.
National No Sponge Bob Day
Today all residents of Bikini Bottom, except SpongeBob SquarePants, have their version of the Burning Man.