January 21st holidays

January 21st is the twenty-first day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the Women's March took place in cities across the world, protesting the election of Donald Trump; a coal mine collapsed in Holly Country, South Africa, killing 435 miners; and New York City passed an ordinance making it illegal for women to smoke in public. Famous birthday include Grigori Rasputen, Geena Davis, and Jack Nicklaus. January 21st also marks National Hugging Day and National Banana Bread Day.

We have 3 holidays listed for January 21.


Museum Selfie Day

Who's got a better smile—you, or the Mona Lisa? Snap a picture and find out!


National Hugging Day

We love all types of hugs, from the one-armed bro hug to full bear hugs.


National Squirrel Appreciation Day

National Squirrel Appreciation Day is a day to learn about and celebrate the world’s cutest rodents.