December 1 is the 335th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Ford Motor Company brought to life the first moving assembly line, Papua New Guinea becomes a self-governed country, and World AIDS Day gained worldwide recognition. Famous birthdays include Pablo Escobar, Woody Allen, and Bette Midler. December 1 also marks National Christmas Lights Day and World AIDS Day.
We have 10 holidays listed for December 1.
National Peppermint Bark Day
White chocolate, semisweet chocolate, peppermint extract, and crushed candy cane!
Bifocals at the Monitor Liberation Day
Working on the computer can be quite the hassle for people wearing bifocals.
Romania National Day
Understand the history behind modern-day Romania and the now unified parts of Transylvania, Bessarabia, and Bukovina.
Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting
The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony draws 750,000 tourists to New York.
National Package Protection Day
You can protect your package during transit and ensure that it reaches you safely and on time.
National Christmas Lights Day
Let’s string up our lights and celebrate. ‘Tis the season, after all.
Kazakhstan’s First President's Day
Learn the reason behind the television broadcast and the fireworks in the capital of Kazakhstan today.
Eat a Red Apple Day
Honor our teachers’ favorite desk decor and our doctor’s best time-honored remedy.
Get ready to honor the fallen heroes who served their country this Commemoration Day.