January 6th is the sixth day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Mother Teresa arrived in Calcutta, India to help its lowest castes; President Roosevelt gave his “Four Freedoms” speech, and Pan Am became the first commercial airline to sell round-the-world tickets. Famous birthdays include Joan of Arc, Rowan Atkinson, and Kate McKinnon. January 6th also marks National Cuddle Up Day and Three Kings Day.
We have 18 holidays listed for January 6.
Apple Tree Day
Celebrate Apple Tree Day and learn about the history of apple cultivation in the U.S.
Share the festive cheer this Armenian Christmas with lights, love, and merriment.
Thought Christmas is over? Epiphany marks the final celebratory day of the Christian holiday season!
National Shortbread Day
Is shortbread really that short? Learn all about the name and fame of this Scottish delight.
National Take a Poet to Lunch Day
Get your wallets out and treat your friendly neighborhood poet to a free lunch!
National Take Down the Christmas Tree Day
Waiting for the perfect day to take down your Christmas tree? Well, now you have it.
World Day for War Orphans
War affects us all, including children who have to suffer the early pain of parental loss.
This talented comedian, actor, and writer has taught us the value of a good laugh.
MattyB is an extraordinary young man who is making a huge impact in the entertainment industry.
Joan of Arc Birthday
The heroism, martyrdom, courage, and selflessness of Joan of Arc live on.