January 16th holidays

January 16th is the sixteenth day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the Gulf War with Iraq was launched, Ernest Shackleton's expedition made it to the South Pole, and the Scottish Parliament ratified the Act of Union, which paved the way for the formation of Great Britain. Famous birthdays include Kate Moss, FKA Twigs, and Lin-Manuel Miranda. January 16th also marks  National Fig Newton Day.

We have 12 holidays listed for January 16.

Jan16

National Fig Newton Day

Ready to get figgy with it? We’ve got everything to make your day pretty sweet.

Jan16

National Nothing Day

If you’re doing nothing, aren’t you doing something, with nothing as the thing you’re doing?

Jan16

Appreciate a Dragon Day

Get ready for some exhilaration as we celebrate one of man’s greatest imaginative creatures.

Jan16

Book Publishers Day

Come along, let’s celebrate industrious people who make books available to us all.

Jan16

International Hot and Spicy Food Day

On this day, get ready to consume some delicious, yet super spicy dishes.

Jan16

National Good Teen Day

Get ready to celebrate teens who make an effort to be responsible members of society.

Jan16

National Religious Freedom Day

On this day, promote the message of religious acceptance in any way you can.

Jan16

National Without a Scalpel Day

Join in as we celebrate one of the most remarkable medical innovations.

Jan16

Prohibition Remembrance Day

Prepare to observe a day that reminds us of the need to stay clear-headed.

Jan16

Tu BiShvat

This is an ecological holiday to celebrate plants, trees, and everything green.

Jan16

World Religion Day

Our differences make us stronger, so join us in celebrating our different beliefs and cultures.

Jan16

World Snow Day

‘Enjoy, experience and explore’ — the motto of World Snow Day, which we’re taking seriously indeed.