June 20th is the 171st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Roman and Visigoths forces defeat Attila the Hun in north east France, Samuel Morse patents his telegraph, and the film “Jaws” is released in the United States. Famous birthdays include, Lionel Richie, Nicole Kidman, and Josh Lucas. Today is National American Eagle Day, Ugliest Dog Day and World Refugee Day.
We have 10 holidays listed for June 20.
National American Eagle Day
Celebrate the United States’ national symbol on National American Eagle Day!
Ugliest Dog Day
When it comes to man’s best friend, is there really any dog that can’t be adorable?
World Refugee Day
For refugees, fleeing their home country is often just the beginning of a difficult journey.
International Nystagmus Day
Learn how you can contribute to improving the lives of people with nystagmus.
National Hike with a Geek Day
Explore your nearest hiking trail with a geeky friend on National Hike with a Geek Day.
National Ice Cream Soda Day
Celebrate ice cream soda by learning how it originated and which flavors are the most popular.
National Kouign Amann Day
Celebrate National Kouign Amann Day and learn to transform this simple tea-time snack into a delectable dessert.
National Vanilla Milkshake Day
Vanilla is native to Mexico and it's the only fruit-bearing member of the orchid family.