March 13th is the seventy-second day (seventy-third in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar; it marks the anniversary of the discovery of Uranus by William Herschel and the annulling of the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 which set the stage for the Emancipation Proclamation. Famous March 13th birthdays include Common, William H. Macy, Danny Masterson, and Mikaela Shiffrin. March 13th also marks National K9 Veterans Days.
We have 17 holidays listed for March 13.
National K9 Veterans Day
Dogs trained to serve our country are heroic and look so cute in their little uniforms.
National Napping Day
It falls one day after Daylight Savings time because that’s where people are most sleep-deprived.
The historic event is a public holiday in some of its states and honors history.
Commonwealth Day in Canada
God Save the Queen and her Commonwealth! Celebrate the glorious history of the British Empire.
Eight Hours Day
Celebrate the victory of the workers of Australia and an eight-hour workday with us.
International Every Girls Wins Day
Stand with women around the world for equity, better healthcare, education, and economic literacy.
K-9 Veterans Day
Learn all about the long history of dogs in the military, police, and rescue services.
L. Ron Hubbard Day
Let’s celebrate the birth and achievements of L. Ron Hubbard — a famous writer.
National Coconut Torte Day
Put on your apron as we whip up some sweet, coconutty goodness today!
National Earmuff Day
Time to get warmed up as we celebrate yet another special National Earmuff Day!
National Good Samaritan Day
Celebrate National Good Samaritan Day by performing a special act of kindness today.
National Open An Umbrella Indoors Day
Let’s see how our day ‘unfolds’ as we open up our umbrellas!