May 15th Holidays

May 15th is the 135th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Australian Jessica Watson became of the first person to sail around the world without assistance; Arsenal FC completed an undefeated season in the English Premier League, and Mickey Mouse appeared in his first cartoon, titled "Plane Crazy." Famous May 15th birthdays include tennis player Andy Murray and former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. Today is International Day of Families.

We have 17 holidays listed for May 15.

May15

National Chocolate Chip Day

Legend has it that the chocolate chip cookie was a happy accident.

May15

Bring Flowers To Someone Day

Giving flowers is a wonderful way of expressing your feelings to the people you care about.

May15

Hyperemesis Gravidarum Awareness Day

Observe the day to raise awareness that H.G. is more severe and not just morning sickness.

May15

International Conscientious Objectors Day

Join us as we celebrate conscientious objectors this International Conscientious Objectors Day!

May15

International Family Day

Families—both traditional and non-traditional—are the foundation of society.

May15

International Kangaroo Care Awareness Day

Kangaroo Mother Care is a simple yet effective way for parents to bond with their infants.

May15

International MPS Awareness Day

Learn how you can help raise awareness for Mucopolysaccharidoses (M.P.S.) Disorders.

May15

National Nylon Stocking Day

Celebrate this wardrobe essential, which has played an important role in the fashion industry.

May15

National Safety Dose Day

For any illness, taking the proper dose is just as important as taking the right medication.

May15

National Senior Fraud Awareness Day

Join us as we raise awareness about financial fraud on National Senior Fraud Awareness Day.

May15

National Tuberous Sclerosis Day

Join us in raising awareness and eradicating social stigma this National Tuberous Sclerosis Day.

May15

Nylon Stockings Day

A breakthrough material goes from women’s drawers to the frontlines and down into history.

May15

Peace Officers Memorial Day

We’ve put together the best ways to show your appreciation to those who keep the peace.

May15

Straw Hat Day

Panama, boater, or straw fedora, make your fashion statement to celebrate Straw Hat Day.

May15

TSC Global Awareness Day

Tuberous Sclerosis Complex is a genetic disease with symptoms that can range from mild to severe.

May15

Vascular Birthmarks Awareness Day

Most of us are born with birthmarks — and they are mostly harmless.

May15

VBF Day of Awareness

Join us as we observe V.B.F. Day of Awareness this May 15!