May 13th is the 133rd day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Alison Hargreaves from Britain became the first woman to climb Mt. Everest without oxygen or the help of sherpas; anti-American demonstrators attacked then Vice President Richard Nixon's car in Venezuela, and Thomas Edison performed the first test of the electric railway in Menlo Park, New Jersey. Famous May 13th birthdays include Stevie Wonder, Stephen Colbert, and Lena Dunham. Today is Mother's Day, Fair Trade Day, and National Apple Pie Day.
We have 16 holidays listed for May 13.
International Hummus Day
We hear that there’s even some magical thing called a hummus festival - we’re not missing that!
World Migratory Bird Day
Time to un-ruffle your feathers, because it's World Migratory Bird Day!
Draw your bows and prepare to celebrate the most iconic weapon of the ancient era.
Brunch for Lunch Day
Today on Brunch for Lunch day, take a break and go brunching with your friends.
Fair Trade Day
Ready for Fair Trade Day? Here are all the details and celebration tips you need.
National Babysitter’s Day
Celebrate the ones who look after those dearest to you — your children.
National Dog Mom’s Day
Get ready to celebrate being a mom to your cute pups this National Dog Mom’s Day.
National Frog Jumping Day
We bring awareness to different kinds of frogs and their impact within our ecosystem.
National Leprechaun Day
We’re rolling out the green carpet for the little leprechauns of Ireland.
National Miniature Golf Day
Get your putter and golf balls ready as we celebrate the fascinating game of mini-golf.
National Train Day
Trains, which are always fascinating, are now one of the most eco-friendly modes of transport.
National Windmill Day
Let's learn the origins of windmills and their role in shaping industries.