August 7th is the 219th day in the Gregorian calendar. In 1959, America launched the Explorer 6. In 1987, Central American leaders gathered for peace talks. In 2003, Arnold Schwarzenegger announced he would run for office. Charlize Theron and Mike Trout were born on this day. August 7th marks National Lighthouse Day and National Purple Heart Day.
We have 25 holidays listed for August 7.
Aged Care Employee Day
Aged care workers are there to assure that the lives of your elders are in safe hands.
Battle of Boyaca
Today, Colombians celebrate the decisive battle that freed them from the clutches of the Spanish.
Battle of Boyaca
The Battle of Boyacá is recognized as the beginning of South America’s independence struggle.
British Columbia Day
All across Canada, the day is marked by parades, festivals, and other public gatherings.
Côte d'Ivoire Independence Day
Join Ivorians across the globe as they wish Côte d'Ivoire bonne fête de l'indépendance.
Heritage Day in Alberta
Sunshine, fresh air, and open spaces, Alberta is a melting pot of different cultures and ethnicities.
Ivory Coast Independence Day
Ivory Coast Independence Day is an annual event that commemorates the Ivory Coast’s anniversary of independence.
Kiribati Youth Day
Celebrate Kiribati Youth Day with youth across the globe hoping for a brighter future.
National Lighthouse Day
We celebrate how these scenic, historic structures comforted travelers throughout the centuries.
National Raspberries n’ Cream Day
Get ready to eat as many raspberries as you can on this special day!
National Sea Serpent Day
Join the ancient quest for truth as we study the legend of the great sea serpents.
National Valentino Day
If you’re a Valentino, then today is your day to shine. Celebrate National Valentino Day today!
New South Wales Bank Holiday
Let's all celebrate three day weekends—the savior of nine-to-fivers around the world.
Northern Territory Picnic Day
Northern Territory Aussies have been celebrating Picnic Day since the late 1800s.
Particularly Preposterous Packaging Day
Let’s minimize unnecessary packaging and say no to plastic bags to reduce waste.
Professional Speakers Day
Get your mics ready to talk about all the great information we have about professional speakers.
Purple Heart Day
We remember and honor the men and women who bravely represented and sacrificed for their country.
Terry Fox Day
Honor a great man, a great foundation and a great cause by celebrating Terry Fox Day.