May 5th holidays

May 5th is the 125th day in the Gregorian calendar; it marks the anniversary of the dissolving of the Confederate government in Georgia and the celebrating of the first Memorial Day in the U.S. Famous May 5th birthdays include Vincent Kartheiser, Henry Cavill, Adele, and Chris Brown. May 5th also marks Cinco de Mayo and National Hoagie Day.

We have 15 holidays listed for May 5.

May05

Cinco de Mayo

It's Cinco De Mayo, which means: tacos, margaritas, fun and fiesta!

May05

National Hoagie Day

Head to the deli for a hoagie. Or a sub. Or a grinder. Or a hero.

May05

Europe Day

On Europe Day, an entire continent celebrates its unity, even in diversity.

May05

International Midwives Day

Join the global community to appreciate the amazing work of midwives on International Midwives’ Day.

May05

Liberation Day (Bevrijdingsdag)

Celebrate by learning about the Netherlands’ important WWII history.

May05

Make a Book Day

Celebrate the ability of books to open doors to other realms and alternate realities!

May05

National Astronaut Day

Do not go gentle into that good night as National Astronaut Day is at hand.

May05

National Cartoonists Day

Read about this day's history, check out five famous cartoons, and much more, right here!

May05

National Concert Day

Let's take part in an event that honors the culture of live musical performances.

May05

National Day of Prayer

Learn why America’s founding fathers play an important part.

May05

National Day of Reason

This is a secular holiday, established as a response to the National Day of Prayer.

May05

Sleep Apnea Awareness Day

Join us as we spread awareness about Sleep Apnoea Awareness Day.

May05

World Password Day

Still using your cat's name followed by an "&" for your 401(k) account password?

May05

World Portuguese Language Day

Let’s learn about one of the most widespread languages in the world — the Portuguese language!

May05

Adele

Adele began to win the hearts of listeners around the world with her live performances.