August 19th Holidays

August 19 is the 231st day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Dayton, Ohio hosted the first All-American Soap Box Derby, the first geostationary communcation satellite was launched, and Operation Iraqui Freedom ends. Famous birthdays include Bill Clinton, Coco Chanel, and John Stamons. August 19 also marks International Homeless Animals Day, National Aviation Day, National Potato Day, and World Humanitarian Day.

We have 16 holidays listed for August 19.

Aug19

World Humanitarian Day

World Humanitarian Day honors humanitarian aid workers all over the world.

Aug19

Afghanistan Independence Day

Get your dancing shoes ready as we celebrate this day with merriment.

Aug19

Crown Princess Mette-Marit's day

Learn more about the day by celebrating it with the ethos promoted by the Crown Princess.

Aug19

International Bow Day

Prepare your bow as we appreciate one of the world's most popular fashion accessories.

Aug19

International Geocaching Day

Prepare yourself for the holiday that evokes the excitement of classic treasure hunts.

Aug19

International Homeless Animals Day

The International Society for Animal Rights introduced the day to spread awareness about pet overpopulation.

Aug19

International Orangutan Day

Let’s demonstrate our compassion for orangutans today by pledging to conserve these endangered species.

Aug19

National Aviation Day

We feel the need for speed on National Aviation Day!

Aug19

National Patient Advocacy Day

We notice and appreciate the medical professionals that advocate for their patients.

Aug19

National Photography Day

Prepare your camera as we honor one of the most influential days in history.

Aug19

National Potato Day

Never celebrated this tasty tot? Read on to turn from a couch potato to party animal.

Aug19

National Soft Ice Cream Day

Soft ice cream pops up in the happiest of places, and has a fascinating history too! 

Aug19

Revolution Commemoration Day

It is time to hoist the Vietnamese flag high as we celebrate the end of oppression.

Aug19

Saviours of the Apple Feast Day

It’s impossible to get into the church. Knots of apples float overhead on this day!

Aug19

World Honey Bee Day

Let's celebrate the importance of the honey bee on this special day!

Aug19

World Photo Day

The definition of photography is quite literally "drawing the light."

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