June 16th is the 167th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Abraham Lincoln delivers his “House Divided” speech in Springfield, Illinois, Salvation Army forms in London, and Bhutan becomes the first country to institute a total ban on tobacco. Famous birthdays include Laurie Metcalf, John Cho, Tupac Shakur, and Jürgen Klopp. Today is National Fudge Day.
We have 7 holidays listed for June 16.
National Fudge Day
"Oh, fudge!" said a confectioner who flubbed while making caramel, ending up creating something equally tasty.
Corpus Christi is a Christian festival that is celebrated annually on the Thursday after Trinity Sunday.
International Day of the African Child
The day focuses attention on the barriers African children face in order to receive quality education.
This day pays tribute to James Joyce, the Irish writer best known for the 1922 novel “Ulysses.”
National Career Nurse Assistants Day
Celebrate and honor nurse assistants with our tips and suggestions.