July 8th holidays

July 8th is the 189th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, in the First Crusade, 15,000 starving Christian soldiers march in religious procession around Jerusalem and Dr. Benjamin Waterhouse gives the first cowpox vaccination in the US to his son to prevent smallpox. Famous birthdays include John D Rockefeller, Jaden Smith, Sophia Bush, and Kevin Bacon. Today is National Video Game Day.

We have 6 holidays listed for July 8.

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National Video Game Day

Dust off that old Nintendo and haul your prized collection of games out of the closet.

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Be a Kid Again Day

Let out that joyful, innocent kid that’s still deep down there in all of us.

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​Day of Arafah

Pilgrimage is a pillar of Islam, so the Day of Arafah holds much weight for Muslims.

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Math 2.0 Day

This Math 2.0 Day, celebrate the wonders created with the combination of math and technology.

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National Chocolate with Almonds Day

Celebrating such a heavenly confection negates the guilty part of a guilty pleasure.

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National SCUD Day

On National Savor the Comic, Unplug the Drama Day, ditch the drama and embrace the humor.

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