August 30th holidays

August 30 is the 242nd day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Melbourne, Victoria in Australia was founded, Thourgood Marshall was the first African Amerian Justice confirmed to the Supreme Court of the U.S., and the Ruby Ridge standoff ended. Famous birthdays include Cameron Diaz, Warren Buffet, and Andy Roddick. August 30 also marks National Beach Day and National Holisitic Pet Day.

We have 8 holidays listed for August 30.


National Beach Day

Here's how you can help: after enjoying the beach, leave nothing behind. 


Frankenstein Day

Can you believe it’s been over 200 years since the original “Frankenstein” story was published?


International Cabernet Sauvignon Day

Get your glasses and corkscrews ready as we celebrate one of the world’s best wines.


International Whale Shark Day

Let’s show giant displays of love and affection for the whale shark on August 30.


National Grief Awareness Day

This National Grief Awareness Day on August 30 is dedicated to raising awareness of the myriad ways in which individuals cope with loss. It offers…
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National Holistic Pet Day

Care for your pet with the same generosity you give your own mind, body, and spirit.


National Toasted Marshmallow Day

Whip out your best marshmallow toasting skills and win over everyone at the party!



Celebrating the rice harvest, Onam is one of the three primary Hindu celebrations.