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Bonza Bottler Day – January 1, 2024

Bonza Bottler Day is a monthly celebration that occurs on the day when the number of the month coincides with the number of the day. It will next take place on January 1. Can you believe that Bonza Bottler Day has been in existence for over 35 years? The only times we celebrate in a month are during birthdays, life events, or commemoration of national events. But until the creation of Bonza Bottler Day, we never had a reason to celebrate a month for what it is — a month. Bonza Bottler Day allows us to celebrate and have fun every month with friends and family.

History of Bonza Bottler Day

We say that Bonza Bottler Day is a celebration of each month of the year. Our calendar as we know it can be traced back to 735 B.C., during the reign of the founder and the first emperor of Rome, Romulus. Although the calendar had 12 months, only 10 of them were officially named, and the rest of the days of the year were regarded as a period of government and military inactivity. The calendar year began in March (Martius), in honor of Mars, the god of war, and ended in December, the tenth month.

Numa Pompilius, the second emperor of Rome, made additional calendar modifications in 713 B.C., as the calendar grew more important to the Roman state. The first was the introduction of two new months, January (Ianuarius) and February (Februarius). The second was the assignment of an odd number of days to each month, bringing the total number of days in a year from 304 to 355. Intercalation was introduced to ensure that the calendar is in sync with the seasons. In some years, additional days can be added in the second half of February. January and February were originally added after the end of the liturgical year, but by 450 B.C., the former was widely accepted as the year’s first month.

The introduction of intercalation resulted in political abuse of the calendar. Since the length of intercalations was determined by the Pontifices, they utilized the device to lengthen the term of an ally and shorten that of an opponent. When Julius Caesar became ‘pontifex maximus,’ he decided to clear the mess by combining the good points of the Egyptian, Roman, and Greek calendars. The Numa calendar was transformed to a fixed 365-day calendar with a leap year length of 366 days every fourth year. In 45 B.C., the calendar came into effect.

Pope Gregory XIII introduced the Gregorian calendar, which was based on the Julian calendar, in 1582. The calendar was first adopted in Spain, Portugal, the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, and most of Italy, and it wasn’t until 1752 that Britain and the American colonies began using it.

Bonza Bottler Day timeline

753 B.C.
Romulus Calendar

Romulus devises a 10-month calendar that focuses on the agricultural period of the year.

713 B.C.
The Numa Calendar

Numa Pompilius reforms the Roman calendar, introducing January, February and an intercalary month.

46 B.C.
The Julian Calendar

Julius Caesar transforms the calendar into a fixed 365-day calendar.

The Gregorian Calendar

Pope Gregory XIII refines the Julian calendar, making it ideally in sync with the seasons.

Bonza Bottler Day FAQs

What is a Bonza Bottler?

Bonza Bottler is of Australian origin. When an Australian likes something, they sometimes exclaim “Bonza!” meaning ‘super’ or ‘fantastic.’ Bottler is slang for “something excellent.”

Why is Bonza Bottler Day celebrated?

Elaine Fremont created Bonza Bottler Day as a reason to celebrate every month of the year.

Who is Bonza Bottler Day for?

It is not restricted to people in a particular age group. Bonza Bottler Day is a day for everyone, both young and old, to party and have fun.

Bonza Bottler Day Activities

  1. Organize a party

    Bonza Bottler Day is a celebration, and the best way to mark the day is by having a party. The key to the success of any party is proper planning. You need to ensure there are enough food and drinks to go around, music, and games. Set ground rules for your invitees based on the type of party you want to host to avoid having your house converted into a shambles.

  2. Do a poll

    How many people know about Bonza Bottler Day? We don't believe many people are aware of it. To gauge the popularity of Bonza Bottler Day, conduct a poll on social media. You can explain what Bonza Bottler Day means, how it began, and other fascinating facts based on the results. This article should assist you in getting started on those topics.

  3. Share fun facts about the months

    Like mentioned earlier, Bonza Bottler Day is like a celebration of each month of the year. There are a lot of fun facts on the internet each month in a year, including the origin of their names, their birthstones, and major events. Check them out and share them with your friends on social media or during your Bonza Bottler Day’s party.

5 Interesting Facts About The Months

  1. The ember months have similar naming roots

    September, October, November, and December were named after the Latin word for seven, eight, nine, and 10.

  2. March was the first month

    Before introducing the Julian and Gregorian calendars, the Ancient Romans began their calendar year in March.

  3. February serves a special purpose

    Julius Caesar designed February to adjust the days in the year.

  4. May is a bad month for marriage

    It is generally considered bad-omen to marry in May — marry in May, and you’ll rue the day.

  5. January is the coldest and warmest month

    January is, on average, the coldest month in most countries in the Northern Hemisphere and the warmest month in most parts of the Southern Hemisphere.

Why We Love Bonza Bottler Day

  1. Bonza Bottler Day gives a reason to celebrate every month

    If you're like the average person, you rarely have a cause to celebrate unless it's your or a loved one's birthday. That is where Bonza Bottler Day comes in. It is an opportunity to relax and have fun every month for no apparent reason.

  2. Bonza Bottler Day is fun

    What offers more fun than a properly organized party? We don’t think they are much. Get together with friends, eat, drink, dance, play games, watch movies, and more. The number of things you can do during a Bonza Bottler Day is limited based on your imagination.

  3. Bonza Bottler Day is an opportunity to reflect

    Since Bonza Bottler Day occurs every month, you can use the day to reflect on the previous months’ activities, your successes and failures, and your goals for the new month.

Bonza Bottler Day dates

2022October 10Monday
2022November 11Friday
2022December 12Monday
2023January 1Sunday
2023February 2Thursday
2023March 3Friday
2023April 4Tuesday
2023May 5Friday
2023June 6Tuesday
2023July 7Friday
2023August 8Tuesday
2023September 9Saturday
2023October 10Tuesday
2023November 11Saturday
2023December 13Wednesday
2024January 1Monday
2024February 2Friday
2024March 3Sunday
2024April 4Thursday
2024May 5Sunday
2024June 6Thursday
2024July 7Sunday
2024August 8Thursday
2024September 9Monday
2024October 10Thursday
2024November 11Monday
2024December 12Thursday
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