August 8th holidays

August 8th marks the 220th day in the Gregorian Calendar. On this day in 1988, the refrigerator is patented. The United Nations Charter was signed by President Truman in 1945. In 1974, President Nixon announced he would resign the following day. David Evans and Countess Vaughn were born on this day. It marks National Frozen Custard Day and National Sneak Some Zuccini into your Neighbor's Porch Day.

We have 9 holidays listed for August 8.


International Cat Day

A day to celebrate one of man’s most common and ancient pets.


National Braiders Day

August 8 is National Braiders Day, an opportunity for reflection, advocacy, education, and celebration of the cultural significance of hair braiding and the professionals who…
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Dying to Know Day

Today is about fostering deep conversations about the one thing all humans have in common — death.


Happiness Happens Day

Happiness happens and see how you can make it happen today, on Happiness Happens Day.


National Dollar Day

Join us in observing a significant moment in the history of the United States.


National Frozen Custard Day

Get ready to treat your sweet tooth with this tasty frozen dessert.


National Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbor's Porch Day

Sneak up your neighbor’s garden path and leave a little surprise on this cheeky day.


Odie Day

Bring out your old “Garfield” comics because today, we celebrate Odie Day.


Peace Festival in Augsburg

The Peace Festival in Augsburg has been Germany’s only municipal public holiday since 1950.