June 1st is the 152nd day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Cable News Network (CNN) aired its first broadcast; the European Central Bank was founded in Brussels, and the Beatles released Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. Famous June 1st birthdays include Marilyn Monroe, Morgan Freeman, and Andy Griffith. Today is Global Day of Parents, National Donut Day, and National Olive Day.
We have 33 holidays listed for June 1.
Global Day of Parents
If you happen to be a parent, give yourself a big pat on the back (seriously).
National Moonshine Day
Moonshine, once a fiery (and illegal) homemade liquor, has now gone legit.
National Olive Day
The olive has its roots in a traditional Mediterranean diet, but it’s enjoyed worldwide these days.
Don't Give up the Ship Day
This battle is recorded as one of the deadliest in British-American naval history.
Flip A Coin Day
Today, be like Julius Caesar and flip a coin for every difficult decision in your life!
Let’s build connections with each other by sharing old experiences and new adventures.
International Children's Day
Let’s vow to give every child their rights on this important day!
Madaraka Day: Kenya
The first step is sometimes as valuable as any other. Come celebrate Madaraka Day with us!
National Billboard Day
The simple concept behind National Billboard day has been around for ages.
National Go Barefoot Day
Today, it’s time to put our best foot forward and contribute to a charitable cause.
National Heimlich Maneuver Day
This day recognizes this important and life-saving technique of the Heimlich maneuver.
National Nail Polish Day
Instead of painting the town red, paint your nails with any color you want!
National Say Something Nice Day
People may not remember what you do, but they’ll certainly remember how you made them feel.
National Skincare Education Day
This National Skincare Education Day, learn why taking good care of your skin is critical.
New Year's Resolution Recommitment Day
Given up on your New Year’s resolutions? Nurture the spark of change and begin again.
Orthodox Ascension Day
If you celebrate, give thanks to Jesus, Lord and Savior, on Orthodox Ascension Day.
Oscar the Grouch Day
Today we celebrate Oscar the Grouch, the grumpy fictional character on “Sesame Street”.
Samoa Independence Day
After 60 years of independence, Samoa maintains a strong and multifaceted relationship with New Zealand.
Stand For Children Day
Special days like these can make the country better for the children of America.
Statehood Day in Kentucky
Celebrate Statehood Day by wearing red, white, and blue and waving your Kentucky flag!
Statehood Day in Tennessee
Bust out your red, white, and blue outfit and flag to celebrate Statehood Day of Tennessee!
Wear a Dress Day
On Wear a Dress Day, you have got to dress to impress — and we know just how!
World Narcissistic Abuse Day
On this day, let us take heed of the warning signs that constitute narcissistic abuse.
World Outlander Day
Join us as we celebrate the long-running historical drama, “Outlander,” this June 1!
World Reef Awareness Day
Reefs create a magical marine world. Let’s explore this world on World Reef Awareness Day.
Morgan Freeman’s Birthday
You're going to want to learn more about the impressive life of this amazing actor.