May 29th is the 149th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day the National World War II Memorial was dedicated in Washington, DC; the Miss Sarajevo beauty pageant was held in war-torn Sarajevo, bringing global attention to the impact of the Yugoslavian Civil War, and pharmacist John Pemberton placed his first advertisement for Coca-Cola in the Atlanta Journal. Famous May 29th birthdays include John F. Kennedy and Bob Hope. Today is Learn About Composting Day.
We have 25 holidays listed for May 29.
Learn About Composting Day
Composting is not only an environmentally safe fertilizer but also helps save water, energy, and money!
The “unofficial” start of summer, but let’s remember the heroes who made it possible.
Ascension of Bahau'llah
Get ready to partake in the special celebrations and festivities to mark the Ascension of Bahá’u’lláh!
Bring out the flowers, flags, and red poppies to commemorate the fallen on this day.
End of the Middle Ages Day
The End of the Middle Ages is a day to celebrate innovation, culture, and enlightenment.
International Day of UN Peacekeepers
Learn about the brave U.N. Peacekeepers who risk their lives to maintain order in the world.
Mount Everest Day
Mount Everest Day is an opportunity to celebrate the mountain and its brave climbers.
National Alligator Day
Get a little wet and wild with our not-so-friendly neighborhood lizards.
National Biscuit Day UK
Get your taste buds ready for National Biscuit Day right here, right now!
National Coq Au Vin Day
“A chicken in every pot,” said King Henry IV, and that’s the plan for today.
National Hydroxyapatite Day
Get your toothbrush ready, and don’t forget to floss to celebrate National Hydroxyapatite Day!
National Paperclip Day
The paperclip, in various forms, shapes, and sizes, has been around for a little under two centuries.
National Snail Day
National Snail Day is celebrated to show appreciation for snails and their many benefits.
Paper Clip Day
Paper Clip Day is celebrated to appreciate the item that helps us hold pieces of paper together.
Put a Pillow on your Fridge Day
Put a Pillow on Your Fridge Day is meant to bring you prosperity and good fortune.
Whit Monday (Martinique)
Celebrate Whit Monday with a burst of religious flavor. Let us get you started!
Whit Monday (Saint Barthelemy)
It's Whit Monday, a day to remember the ultimate sacrifice made by Jesus Christ.