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 5 holidays listed for January 3.


JRR Tolkien Day

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


Festival of Sleep Day

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


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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National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day

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


National Thank God Its Monday Day

Rewire your minds to be positive about the most hated day of the week.