January 1st is the first day of the Gregorian calendar, and is commonly referred to as New Year's Day for this reason. People commonly begin New Year resolutions on January 1st. Famous birthdays include Betsy Ross, Paul Revere, and Verne Troyer. January 1st also marks National Hangover Day.
We have 6 holidays listed for January 1.
Solemnity of Mary
It is the eighth day of Christmastide and is a feast to celebrate Mary’s motherhood.
Polar Bear Plunge Day
Nothing like plunging into icy waters to celebrate the first day of the New Year.
New Year's Day
New Year's Day is about taking a moment to get ready for everything that is about to unfold.
National Hangover Day
New Year's Day turns into National Hangover Day, read on for some tips on how to feel better.
National Bloody Mary Day
The famous cocktail consists of vodka, tomato juice, lemon juice, Worcestershire, cayenne, and salt.