August 5th is the 217th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day in 1861, the U.S. government levied a first income tax. In 1966, New York City breaks ground on the World Trade Centers. In 1991, IRaq admits to misleading the U.N. about biological weapons. Neil Armstrong and Jesse Williams were born on this day. It marks National Underwear Day and National Work Like a Dog Day.
We have 14 holidays listed for August 5.
National Mustard Day
Ground from the seeds of a mustard plant, mustard is one of America’s favorite condiments.
Burkina Faso Independence Day
Read on till you know all you need about Burkina Faso Independence Day.
National Disc Golf Day
Celebrate America's fourth-largest sport in style, with some fun ideas we have for you.
National Jamaican Patty Day
Check out these awesome ideas to satisfy your Jamaican patty cravings and honor the dish too!