May 22nd Holidays

May 22nd is the 142nd day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day the Republic of Ireland became the first nation in the world to legalize same-sex marriage; the first ever Rugby World Cup kicked off with Italy playing New Zealand in Auckland, and the first atlas, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, was published. Famous May 22nd birthdays include singer Morrissey and fashon model Naomi Campbell. Today is National Maritime Day and Harvey Milk Day.

We have 21 holidays listed for May 22.

May22

Harvey Milk Day

The first gay politician in California and leader of the American Civil Rights Movement is remembered.

May22

International Day for Biological Diversity

Dedicated to making Earth a place where all creatures can not only survive, but also thrive.

May22

National Maritime Day

National Maritime Day is a holiday that both honors and celebrates the Merchant Marine.

May22

Bitcoin Pizza Day

How many Bitcoins would you pay for a pizza? Find out more about cryptocurrency right here!

May22

Buy A Musical Instrument Day

This day is here to motivate you to create beautiful melodies with a brand new instrument.

May22

Canadian Immigrants Day

Join us as we learn more and celebrate Canadian Immigrants Day this May.

May22

Declaration of the Bab in Shiraz Shavuot

Learn about the Bahá’í Faith and the Promised One on this Declaration of the Bab day.

May22

International Coco Mom Day

International Coco Mom Day focuses on maternal health and raising children in a color-conscious world.

May22

National Boss Babes Day

The sky's the limit for boss babes! Let’s celebrate all these amazing women today!

May22

National Craft Distillery Day

Relax and enjoy your favorite small-batch distilled spirit on National Craft Distillery Day. Cheers!

May22

National Julie Day

You can’t go wrong if you follow our fun suggestions to celebrate this day.

May22

National Solitaire Day

Addicted to playing solitaire? Find out more about your favorite card game!

May22

National Vanilla Pudding Day

Dedicate May 22 to your love for vanilla puddings. Here’s all you need to know.

May22

Sherlock Holmes Day

Did you know that 21% of the British think that Sherlock Holmes was a real person?

May22

Slavery Abolition Day (Martinique)

Discover ways to look back and honor the fight against slavery in Martinique.

May22

Victoria Day

It’s a day to celebrate all the wonderful things that make Canada, Canada.

May22

World Goth Day

World Goth Day encourages people to learn about the goth culture and let go of their prejudices.

May22

World Paloma Day

May 22 is the perfect opportunity for you to get your hands on this delicious cocktail!

May22

World Preeclampsia Day

Let's all do our share to raise awareness about this possibly life-threatening pregnancy condition!

May22

Morgan Stewart’s Birthday

Not even the sky can limit this talented reality star and television personality.

May22

Emma Chamberlain’s Birthday

Emma Chamberlain keeps proving that content creation and persistence can bring value holistically.