February 11th holidays

February 11 is the 42nd day of the Gregorian calendar. The first appearance of the Virgin Mary is recorded in Lourdes, France; BBC produced a sci-fi television show, coining the term, “robot”. General Eisenhower assigned commander of all European armed forces. Famous birthdays include Jennifer Aniston, and Kelly Rowland. It’s National Make a Friend Day.

We have 6 holidays listed for February 11.


International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Honor women’s achievements in science and place a much-needed focus on girls entering STEM careers.


Don't Cry Over Spilled Milk Day

Could you be crying over spilled milk and don’t even know it?


National Foundation Day

National Foundation Day commemorates the establishment of Japan by Emperor Jimmu in 660 B.C.


National Guitar Day

There's more to the guitar than just the players; a fascinating history of a versatile instrument.


National Inventors' Day

We've come a long way since the invention of the wheel, and that's worth celebrating.


National Make a Friend Day

"There are no strangers in the world, just friends you have never met."