January 3rd Holidays

January 3rd is the third day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Turkey made peace with Armenia, the March of Dimes was established to help fight polio, and Minnie D. Craig was elected the first woman Speaker of the North Dakota House of Representatives. Famous birthdays include Cuba Gooding, Jr. and Victoria Principal. January 3rd also marks J.R.R. Tolkien Day.

We have 10 holidays listed for January 3.

Jan03

JRR Tolkien Day

It's “The Lord of the Rings” author’s birthday and you’re encouraged to toast him in celebration!

Jan03

National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day

The luscious confection brightens our outlook for whatever waits for us in the new year ahead.

Jan03

Drinking Straw Day

Can you even think of living in a world without drinking straws?

Jan03

Festival of Sleep Day

Cancel those plans and plump your pillow, we’ve got the dreamiest ideas for catching some ZZZZs.

Jan03

Fruitcake Toss Day

If you’re not going to eat that fruitcake, you might as well toss it.

Jan03

Humiliation Day

Let your pride go and be free to accept other people and their differences.

Jan03

International Mind-Body Wellness Day

January 3 is International Mind-Body Wellness Day, an opportunity to celebrate how a healthy mind and healthy emotions means a healthy body! The mind, body…
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Jan03

Memento Mori "Remember You Die" Day

Memento Mori “Remember You Die” Day has finally arrived. So, what’s your next move?

Jan03

National Write to Congress Day

Congress should represent their constituents’ best interests, so write to remind them today.

Jan03

Women Rock! Day

Prepare to headbang to oblivion in honor of the women who rocked rock and roll.