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 2 holidays listed for January 16.


National Fig Newton Day

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


National Nothing Day

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