August 9th Holidays

August 9th is the 221st day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day in 1790, the Columbia returned to Boston Harbor after carrying an American flag around the world. In 1892, Thomas Edison got a patent for his telegraph. In 1974, President Nixon resigned. Whitney Houston and Anna Kendrick were born on this day. August 9th marks National Rice Pudding Day, National Veep Day and National Book Lovers Day.

We have 17 holidays listed for August 9.

Aug09

National Book Lovers Day

Books are the purest form of escapism.  They transport you to any time, place, or culture.

Aug09

Adivasi Divas

Adivasi Divas celebrates the struggle of tribes in the Indian subcontinent for better lives.

Aug09

Annual Perseid Meteor Shower Peak Night

Lay on your back on your rooftop and experience the Annual Perseid Meteor Shower Peak Night.

Aug09

Co Working Day

Pick a coworking space and prepare to collaborate with individuals from different but related fields.

Aug09

Hold Hands Day

We’re holding hands, spreading love, and showing kindness on this special day.

Aug09

International Day of The World's Indigenous People

Let’s sign the social contract to ensure no indigenous groups are left behind.

Aug09

Nagasaki Memorial Day

Help free the world from nuclear weapons and make it a better place for all.

Aug09

National Rebecca Day

Rebecca is more than just a name — find out more as we dig deep into it.

Aug09

National Rice Pudding Day

Rice pudding is the ultimate dessert because of its versatility and health benefits.

Aug09

National Veep Day

Let’s learn about the American constitution and the related presidential succession plans.

Aug09

National Women's Day

Every fight gets us one step closer to freedom and equality for women.

Aug09

Singapore National Day

Singapore National Day is observed to celebrate Singapore’s independence from Malaysia in 1965.

Aug09

Troy Leigh-Anne Johnson’s Birthday

Troy Leigh-Anne Johnson is most recognized for her role in A.B.C's “Big Sky.”

Aug09

Rhona Mitra’s Birthday

Rhona Mitra is not just a multi-talented actress. Celebrate her special day right here!

Aug09

King Von’s Birthday

There were no limits for this talented rapper. Not even the sky!

Aug09

Jett Lawrence’s Birthday

Jett Lawrence was already a great motocross racer at the age of 11.

Aug09

Eugene Harris’s Birthday

Dr. Eugene Harris has been in the news since his appearance on the show “Married To Medicine.”