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.
National Paper Airplane Day
Paper airplanes have fascinated children and adults alike around the globe for generations.
Georgia Independence Day
Celebrating the rise of the nation of Georgia and its claim to victorious independence.
Independence Day (Guyana)
Celebrate Guyana’s Independence Day and the rich cultural heritage of the Guyanese people.
National Blueberry Cheesecake Day
This day is dedicated to the blueberry cheesecake, one of the most popular desserts in the U.S.
National Cherry Dessert Day
Cherry pies, cherry tarts, and cherry biscuits are some of the few reasons we love today!
National Cooler Day
Grab your cooler filled with ice and drinks, and let’s head out this National Cooler Day.
National Death Busters Day
Let’s remind ourselves and our loved ones to buckle up, be cautious, and drive safely.
National Don’t Fry Day
You wouldn’t let your child smoke, why let them fry? National Don’t Fry Day is here!
National Heat Awareness Day
This health holiday cannot get any hotter — keep it cool on National Heat Awareness Day.
National Road Trip Day
Think you know all about the ‘Great American Road Trip’? We’ll see about that!
National Sorry Day
National Sorry Day commemorates the mistreatment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
National Title Track Day
Keep reading to find out how title tracks evolved over the years and how to celebrate.
World Dracula Day
This World Dracula Day, celebrate Stoker’s literary work and its big impact on pop culture.
World Lindy Hop Day
A dancing style that has endured time by bringing people together and helping spread joy.