February 3rd is the 34th day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Sultan Mehmed II inherited the throne of the Ottoman Empire, Spain acknowledged American independence, and the 16th Amendment to the Constitution authorized the federal government to collect income tax. Famous birthdays include Ferdinand Magellan, Amal Clooney, and Isla Fisher. February 3rd also marks Doggy Date Night and National Wear Red Day.
We have 27 holidays listed for February 3.
Doggy Date Night
Learn all about ways to celebrate man’s best friend and get ready for Doggy Date Night!
National Bubble Gum Day
Kids learn about the value of charity and break the classic "no-gum" rule.
National Golden Retriever Day
The calm temperament, intelligence, and playfulness make them ideal best friends for any dog lover.
National Women Physicians Day
The holiday celebrates Elizabeth Blackwell's birthday; the first female medical doctor in the U.S.
American Painters Day
Painting is a celebrated art form since only a select few are blessed with the gift.
Chew your favorite bubblegum, practice your bubble blowing and give back this Bubblegum Day.
Commemoration of the Batepá Massacre
To the fearless creole martyrs who risked their lives for better working conditions.
Feed the Birds Day
Looking for inspiration to set up a bird feeder? Our tips will help get you started.
Four Chaplains Day
The Four Chaplains remind us all of our ability to rise above our self-interest.
Mozambican Heroes Day
Mozambican Heroes Day is a day of national festivity and pride. Let’s learn more.
National Cordova Ice Worm Day
Celebrate National Cordova Ice Worm Day by entering a competition to win a gift!
National Missing Persons Day
Participate in the efforts to help find missing persons with these tips.
National Patient Recognition Day
On National Patient Recognition Day, many healthcare organizations will host events aimed at improving patient care.
National Wedding Ring Day
Did you know wedding rings weren’t always needed to mark the commitment between couples?
National Woman's Heart Day
Pledge to protect a woman’s life by protecting her from cardiovascular diseases.
National Women's Heart Day
Today, let’s learn more about how to keep our hearts healthy and avoid heart conditions.
Our Lady of Suyapa
Prayerfully prepare for the feast of The Virgin of Suyapa with the following in mind.
To paraphrase the poet, Percy Bysshe Shelley, “If Setsubun is here, can spring be far behind?”
Take a Cruise Day
Take a voyage into the vastness of the ocean for a life-changing experience.
The Day the Music Died
We pay our respects and honor the lives of these musical talents who died too soon.