We have 12 holidays listed for August 2.
August 2nd marks the 214th day in the Gregorian calendar. In 1776, members of the Continental Congress began signing the Declaration of Independence. In 1983, the House of Representatives approves National Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a federal holiday. Charli XCX and Golden Tate were born on this day. National Coloring Book Day and National Icecream Sandwich Day are celebrated on August 2nd.
Mary Prince Day
Find out Mary Prince’s experiences as a female slave and how her book changed the world.
National CAD Day
Let’s find out the benefit of using computer-aided design over manual drawing.
National Coloring Book Day
Coloring is no longer just for kids. So break out those coloring books!
National Hugh Day
The name Hugh is a boy's name which evolved as a shortened version of Hughes.
National Water Balloon Day
Fill 'em up and let 'em fly; today is the day water balloons color the sky.
Republic Day in North Macedonia
Stand in remembrance of the chain of events that allowed Macedonia to achieve independence.