May 19th Holidays

May 19th is the 139th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day the New York Post published Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter from Birmingham Jail; Marilyn Monroe sang "Happy Birthday" to then President John F. Kennedy at Madison Square Garden in New York City, and the invasion of Jamaica began during the Anglo-Spanish War. Famous May 19th birthdays include Malcolm X, singer Grace Jones, and Andre the Giant. Today is National Armed Forces Day and National Endangered Species Day.

We have 20 holidays listed for May 19.

May19

National Barber Mental Health Awareness Day

It’s time to reverse the roles and ask your barber how they are feeling.

May19

National Devil's Food Cake Day

Rich in flavor and moist in texture, devil’s food cake is a favorite for chocolate-lovers.

May19

National Endangered Species Day

A day to consider the dwindling populations of certain animals and work together to help.

May19

National Pizza Party Day

Pizza's the very definition of a good time and your options are plentiful.

May19

Celebrate Your Elected Officials Day

From your local council person to the president, celebrate them all today.

May19

Frog Jumping Jubilee Day

Find out about what started it all — a day dedicated to jumping frogs.

May19

Hepatitis Testing Day

Let’s learn about hepatitis B and C and encourage individuals to get tested.

May19

Malcolm X Day

Malcolm X Day is celebrated on May 19 to appreciate the civil rights leader.

May19

NASCAR Day

Enjoy the NASCAR event while also helping children across the country.

May19

National Asian and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

National Asian and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day encourages people to get tested for HIV.

May19

National Bike to Work Day

This day aims to incentivize us to switch our regular commute with bikes.

May19

National Defense Transportation Day

Commemorate National Defense Transportation Day by celebrating the ones behind the wheels!

May19

National May Ray Day

With the change in weather, check out how you can make the most of May.

May19

National Mechanical Dry Eye Day

Let’s learn how to recognize and treat the age-related condition known as mechanical dry eyes.

May19

Plant Something Day

Plant Something Day aims to protect and add to the beauty of the environment.

May19

Savitri Amavasya

Get informed about the rituals and traditions of this festival with our great information and tips.

May19

Virtual Assistants Day

Dedicated to virtual assistants, this is a day to recognize their hard work, dedication, and perseverance.

May19

Walk Safely To School Day

Join us as we encourage Australia’s tiny tots to ditch the bus and walk to school.

May19

World Family Doctor Day

This day celebrates the importance and efforts of family doctors in global health care.

May19

World IBD Day

Get ready for some important information about inflammatory bowel disease and its impact on our lives.