December 1st holidays

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 19 holidays listed for December 1.

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National Peppermint Bark Day

White chocolate, semisweet chocolate, peppermint extract, and crushed candy cane!

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World AIDS Day

A day for spreading awareness of the AIDS pandemic spread by the spread of HIV infection.

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Bifocals at the Monitor Liberation Day

Working on the computer can be quite the hassle for people wearing bifocals.

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Commemoration Day

Get ready to honor the fallen heroes who served their country this Commemoration Day.

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Day Without Art Day

Wear your red ribbon in solidarity with the AIDS community on Day Without Art.

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Eat a Red Apple Day

Honor our teachers’ favorite desk decor and our doctor’s best time-honored remedy.

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Kazakhstan’s First President's Day

Learn the reason behind the television broadcast and the fireworks in the capital of Kazakhstan today.

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National Christmas Lights Day

Let’s string up our lights and celebrate. ‘Tis the season, after all.

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National Cookie Cutter Day

Get your cookie cutters out and let us prepare some tasty treats!

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National Package Protection Day

You can protect your package during transit and ensure that it reaches you safely and on time.

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National Women Support Women Day

Join women worldwide and stand up for the rights and well-being of girls and women.

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Portugal Independence Day

Portugal’s parliamentary democracy has continued to thrive since 1640.

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Prisoners for Peace Day

Preserve the peace and help us bring these brave prisoners to freedom.

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Restoration of Independence in Portugal

Celebrate the day Portugal regained its independence, a successful revolution against the rule of Spain.

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Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony draws 750,000 tourists to New York.

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Romania Independence Day

Here’s some little-known information about Romanians as we celebrate their big day.

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Romania National Day

Understand the history behind modern-day Romania and the now unified parts of Transylvania, Bessarabia, and Bukovina.

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Rosa Parks Day

Remembering “The Mother of the Civil Rights Movement” and the iconic event that gave her recognition.

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State Inauguration Day in Nagaland

Get all the information you need to commemorate State Inauguration Day in Nagaland.