February 5th is the 36th day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the infamous earthquake shook Pompeii, Italy; Congress passed the Immigration Act of 1917; and Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, and Douglas Fairbanks formed United Artists. Famous birthdays include Adlai Stevenson, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Laura Linney. February 5th also marks National Shower with a Friend Day and World Nutella Day.
We have 18 holidays listed for February 5.
National Shower with a Friend Day
Tired of the polar vortex? Heat things up on National Shower with a Friend Day.
National Weatherperson's Day
We honor individuals in the fields of meteorology, weather forecasting and broadcast meteorology.
World Nutella Day
Arguably among the most indulgent holidays, World Nutella Day is here for your eating pleasure.
Adlai Stevenson Day
Join us as we celebrate the life of one of America’s greatest politicians.
British Yorkshire Pudding Day
This baked pudding is honored for its centuries-long stalwart place in the British food lexicon.
Floating Lanterns Festival
This Floating Lanterns Festival, let’s create a world of peace and joy by lighting floating lanterns!
Guru Ravidas Jayanti
Celebrate this day with us as Guruji showers his blessings on you and your entire family.
Kashmir Solidarity Day
Observed by Pakistanis and Kashmiris who have been fighting for their freedom for over 70 years.
Liberation Day San Marino
Today in history, San Marino was liberated from occupation by Cardinal Giulio Alberoni’s forces.
National Pork Rind Day
Pork rinds are preferred by those who are trying to avoid chips and deep-fried snacks.
National Primrose Day
National Primrose Day falls on February 5 to honor the primrose flower and St. Agatha.
Endurance and penance are the sacred mantras during the festival of Thaipoosam Cavadee.
Western Monarch Day
Check out these (butter)fly ideas to celebrate and enjoy Western Monarch Day.