May 17th Holidays

May 17th is the 137th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Gina Haspel, after confirmation by the U.S. Senate, became the first woman to lead the Central Intelligence Agency; the first Chuck E Cheese restaurant opened in San Jose, California, and Hanry VIII and Anne Boleyn's marriage was annulled. Famous May 17th birthdays include boxer Sugar Ray Leonard and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands. Today is National Walnut Day.

We have 21 holidays listed for May 17.

May17

National Walnut Day

They’re great for your heart, brain, and bones; and you can incorporate them into any meal.

May17

International Child Helpline Day

International Child Helpline Day takes place annually to celebrate the work of child helplines.

May17

International Day Against Homophobia Transphobia and Biphobia

International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia is an important L.G.B.T.Q. awareness holiday.

May17

National Bike To School Day

Check out our fun ideas to enjoy National Bike To School Day with the family.

May17

National Cherry Cobbler Day

Cherry cobbler is a baked dessert with a rich cherry filling and a biscuit dough crust.

May17

National Employee Health and Fitness Day

On this day, employees and employers are reminded of the necessity and advantages of regular exercise.

May17

National Graduation Tassel Day

It’s time to relive your favorite Graduation Day memories!

May17

National Idaho Day

Hey, Idahoans, today we celebrate you!

May17

National Juice Slush Day

Marking the start of summer, juice slush is a pleasant drink that will quench your thirst.

May17

National Linda Day

Linda means ‘beautiful,’ and this is the day to celebrate the name!

May17

National Mushroom Hunting Day

Pack yourself with the essential info for the mushroom hunt into the wild.

May17

National Pinkfix Day

With guidance from experts and your own learning, you can make wise decisions about your money.

May17

Neurofibromatosis Awareness Day

Help raise awareness of neurofibromatosis to support research to end this condition this Neurofibromatosis Awareness Day.

May17

Pack Rat Day

Get rid of the old and make space for the new!

May17

Pinot Grigio Day

Get a bottle of pinot grigio, bring your glass, and celebrate the day lightly.

May17

Turn Beauty Inside Out Day

Let’s put an end to the media’s self-esteem breakers by celebrating Turn Beauty Inside Out Day.

May17

World Facilities Management Day

Let’s give those working in facilities management more credit for their essential contribution to business.

May17

World Hypertension Day

Let’s raise awareness of this condition to prevent strokes or other diseases.

May17

World Information Society Day

Raise awareness of the internet and I.C.T. so that we can bridge the digital divide this World Telecommunication and Information Society Day.

May17

LuAnn de Lesseps’s Birthday

From becoming a countess to headlining a hit reality show, de Lesseps has done it all.

May17

Elle Winter’s Birthday

With an impressive career at such a young age, Elle Winter's future looks blindingly bright.