June 16th Holidays

June 16th is the 167th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Abraham Lincoln delivers his “House Divided” speech in Springfield, Illinois, Salvation Army forms in London, and Bhutan becomes the first country to institute a total ban on tobacco. Famous birthdays include Laurie Metcalf, John Cho, Tupac Shakur, and Jürgen Klopp. Today is National Fudge Day.

We have 18 holidays listed for June 16.

Jun16

National Fudge Day

"Oh, fudge!" said a confectioner who flubbed while making caramel, ending up creating something equally tasty.

Jun16

Arborist Appreciation Day

Show your love and support to all professional arborists in the country this Arborist Appreciation Day.

Jun16

Bloomsday

Commemorating the life and legend of Irish writer James Joyce on Bloomsday.

Jun16

Fresh Veggies Day

Celebrate Fresh Veggies Day today by including them in your meals to live a healthy lifestyle.

Jun16

International Day of Family Remittances

Observe International Day of Family Remittances by recognizing the contributions of hard-working migrants.

Jun16

International Day of the African Child

The day focuses attention on the barriers African children face in order to receive quality education.

Jun16

International WaterFall Day

Drive down to your nearest waterfall and marvel at its scenic beauty this International Waterfall Day.

Jun16

Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev Sahib

Observe a day of worship and processions on the Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev Sahib.

Jun16

Tupac’s Birthday

He sold 75 million records, and positioned himself as a voice of social and racial justice.

Jun16

National Bloomsday

This day pays tribute to James Joyce, the Irish writer best known for the 1922 novel “Ulysses.”

Jun16

National Casey Day

Celebrate this day with all those named Casey — not forgetting K.C. and Catharine.

Jun16

National Flip Flop Day

Check out our fun suggestions for making the most of National Flip Flop Day.

Jun16

National Mohammad Day

Are you ready to celebrate this day? Call someone named Muhammad and start having fun together.

Jun16

National Richard Day

If you know someone named Richard, today is the day to reach out and celebrate them.

Jun16

National Take Back the Lunch Break Day

Want to know why you need to take a lunch break? Read on...

Jun16

World Sea Turtle Day

Let’s come together and raise our voices to prevent the extinction of sea turtles.

Jun16

Youth Day

Remember the heroes of the Soweto uprising as we mark Youth Day in South Africa.

Jun16

Phil Mickelson’s Birthday

With multiple championship wins, iconic shots, and a professional legacy, Phil Mickelson has created history.