April 8th is the 98th day in the Gregorian calendar; it marks the anniversary of President Harry Truman calling to seize all domestic steel mills in order prevent the 1952 steel strike from happening and a test flight for Gemini 1, a NASA spacecraft, is conducted. Famous April 8th birthdays include Biz Markie, Robin Wright, Patricia Arquette, and Matthew Healy. April 8th also marks National Empanada Day.
We have 13 holidays listed for April 8.
National Empanada Day
Even if you've never tried empanadas, you've probably had one of their distant (and delicious) cousins.
This day is mostly a day of silence — and waiting. Let’s observe Black Saturday together.
Day of Romas
Let's help create a future where there is no discrimination due to ethnicity and language.
International Feng Shui Awareness Day
Find out how the right flow of chi can bring good results to your life.
International Kids Yoga Day
Yoga for five minutes daily can improve your kids' well-being and mental health.
International Romani Day
Celebrate rich Romani culture, heritage, and traditions, and speak up for the rights of the Roma!
National All is Ours Day
Paris or relaxing in your favorite spot in the garden, there’s beauty in everything!
National Dog Fighting Awareness Day
Learn how to look for signs that a dog is being forced to fight.