May 26th Holidays

We have 16 holidays listed for May 26.

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.
May26

National Paper Airplane Day

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

May26

Cheese Rolling Gloucester

Ready, set, go! It is time to experience the Cheese Rolling Gloucester!

May26

Decoration Day

Bring out the flowers, flags, and red poppies to commemorate the fallen on this day.

May26

Georgia Independence Day

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

May26

Guyana Independence Day

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 Sorry Day

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

May26

Prayer for Peace Memorial Day

Honor the brave American soldiers who died in the military this Prayer for Peace Memorial Day.

May26

Sally Ride Day

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

May26

Spring Bank Holiday

A day for the general population in the U.K. to kick back and relax.

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.