May 26th Holidays

May 26th is the 146th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day the first National Sorry Day was held in Australia to encourage reconciliation; Iceland switched all its roads over from driving on the left to the right, and the first 24 Hours of Le Mans car race was held in France. Famous May 26th birthdays include John Wayne, Miles Davis, and Sally Ride. Today is National Paper Airplane Day.

We have 18 holidays listed for May 26.

May26

National Paper Airplane Day

Paper airplanes have fascinated children and adults alike around the globe for generations.

May26

Buddha Day

Discover the history of Buddha Day and how it is celebrated around the world.

May26

Carb Day

This is the day for racing enthusiasts! It’s Carb Day and we are raring to go.

May26

Georgia Independence Day

Celebrating the rise of the nation of Georgia and its claim to victorious independence.

May26

Independence Day (Guyana)

Celebrate Guyana’s Independence Day and the rich cultural heritage of the Guyanese people.

May26

National Blueberry Cheesecake Day

This day is dedicated to the blueberry cheesecake, one of the most popular desserts in the U.S.

May26

National Cherry Dessert Day

Cherry pies, cherry tarts, and cherry biscuits are some of the few reasons we love today!

May26

National Cooler Day

Grab your cooler filled with ice and drinks, and let’s head out this National Cooler Day.

May26

National Death Busters Day

Let’s remind ourselves and our loved ones to buckle up, be cautious, and drive safely.

May26

National Don’t Fry Day

You wouldn’t let your child smoke, why let them fry? National Don’t Fry Day is here!

May26

National Heat Awareness Day

This health holiday cannot get any hotter — keep it cool on National Heat Awareness Day.

May26

National Road Trip Day

Think you know all about the ‘Great American Road Trip’? We’ll see about that!

May26

National Sorry Day

National Sorry Day commemorates the mistreatment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

May26

National Title Track Day

Keep reading to find out how title tracks evolved over the years and how to celebrate.

May26

Sally Ride Day

Sally Ride Day is a fun holiday that honors the first American woman in space.

May26

World Dracula Day

This World Dracula Day, celebrate Stoker’s literary work and its big impact on pop culture.

May26

World Lindy Hop Day

A dancing style that has endured time by bringing people together and helping spread joy.

May26

World Red Head Day

Let your hair down and celebrate its uniqueness on World Redhead Day.