January 4th is the fourth day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, former slave Solomon Northrup — who authored his bestselling memoir “Twelve Years a Slave” — gained his freedom, and the musical “Gypsy” closed on Broadway after 120 performances. Famous birthdays include Sir Isaac Newton, Tina Knowles, Louis Braille. January 4th also marks National Spaghetti Day and National Trivia Day.
We have 11 holidays listed for January 4.
National Trivia Day
Enjoy wowing your friends with interesting stats and frivolous facts? Today is your day to shine!
Dimpled Chad Day
Learn all about Dimpled Chad Day by rewinding the clock to the tumultuous 2000 presidential election.
Free Flower Basket Day
Go on, give baskets full of beautiful flowers to your adored and beloved ones.
National Missouri Day
It’s that time of year when the ‘Show-Me’ state has something to show, will you observe?
Weigh into the latest fitness and diet routines to recover from the holiday eating period.
World Braille Day
Let’s spread awareness about Braille and all other forms of communication that are accessible!