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.
National Pancake Day
Nothing like a fluffy batch of Pancakes drizzled with lots of butter and syrup.
National Sticky Bun Day
What goes better with coffee than something a little sweet, nutty and possibly oozing with caramel?
Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the King
We get three days to honor the King of Bhutan. So join in the festivities.
Earth God's Birthday
Looking for a job or need more business? Earth God might grant your wishes.
The Ecuador Carnival is a popular celebration that takes its origins from the remembrance of Jesus.
International Mother Language Day
Appreciate the beauty and importance of different languages and cultures on this day.
King Harald V's Day
From his turbulent childhood to his refreshingly modern outlook, here’s the story of King Harald V.
Let us all work together to save many of the world's endangered languages and historical heritage.
Language Martyrs' Day
Let us explore how language became the identity of a nation and how it won freedom.
National Grain Free Day
Food for thought? Read on and find out more about the importance of National Grain-Free Day.
Robert Gabriel Mugabe National Youth Day
How much do you know about Robert Gabriel Mugabe? Learn more about him here.
Shrove Tuesday/Fat Tuesday/Pancake Tuesday
You’ve probably already been celebrating this day — now we have new ideas for how to celebrate!