February 21st Holidays

February 21st is the fifty-second day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Steve Fossett became the first person to cross the Pacific Ocean in a balloon; major figures in the Watergate scandal were sentenced to prison, and The New Yorker published its first issue. Famous February 21st birthdays include Nina Simone, David Foster Wallace, and Anais Nin. Today is National Sticky Bun Day.

We have 20 holidays listed for February 21.

Feb21

National Pancake Day

Nothing like a fluffy batch of Pancakes drizzled with lots of butter and syrup.

Feb21

National Sticky Bun Day

What goes better with coffee than something a little sweet, nutty and possibly oozing with caramel?

Feb21

Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the King

We get three days to honor the King of Bhutan. So join in the festivities.

Feb21

Card Reading Day

The memories and sentiment linger on even with the yellowing of the paper.

Feb21

Earth God's Birthday

Looking for a job or need more business? Earth God might grant your wishes.

Feb21

Ecuador Carnival

The Ecuador Carnival is a popular celebration that takes its origins from the remembrance of Jesus.

Feb21

Fasnacht Day

We encourage you to enjoy fluffy fried pastry on Fasnacht Day! If not now, when?

Feb21

Fat Tuesday

Prepare your beads as we join in on the New Orleans celebrations.

Feb21

Father Lini Day

Let’s learn about one of the notable figures in the history of Vanuatu.

Feb21

International Mother Language Day

Appreciate the beauty and importance of different languages and cultures on this day.

Feb21

King Harald V's Day

From his turbulent childhood to his refreshingly modern outlook, here’s the story of King Harald V.

Feb21

Language Day

Let us all work together to save many of the world's endangered languages and historical heritage.

Feb21

Language Martyrs' Day

Let us explore how language became the identity of a nation and how it won freedom.

Feb21

Losar

Cheers to a new year filled with prosperity as we mark Losar, Bhutanese New Year.

Feb21

Mardi Gras

It's Mardi Gras time, arguably one the best celebrations in the world.

Feb21

National Grain Free Day

Food for thought? Read on and find out more about the importance of National Grain-Free Day.

Feb21

Robert Gabriel Mugabe National Youth Day

How much do you know about Robert Gabriel Mugabe? Learn more about him here.

Feb21

Shrove Tuesday/Fat Tuesday/Pancake Tuesday

You’ve probably already been celebrating this day — now we have new ideas for how to celebrate!

Feb21

Tsagaan Sar

Get ready to bring in the best of luck this Mongolian Lunar New Year.

Feb21

Zhonge Festival

Get ready for this yearly festival as “the dragon raises its head.”