August 20 is the 232nd day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the first commercial radio station began in Detroit, NASA launched the Voyager 2 spacecraft, and a ceasefire was agreed in the Iran-Iraw War. Famous birthdays include Demi Lovato, Amy Adams, and H.P. Lovecraft. August 20 also marks National Lemonade Day and National Radio Day.
We have 15 holidays listed for August 20.
Anniversary of the Revolution of the King and the People
Here’s the story behind the day, and why it’s so close to every Moroccan’s heart.
Hungary National Day
Why is today so important to Hungarians? Let’s do a cultural and historical deep dive.
International Geocaching Day
Prepare yourself for the holiday that evokes the excitement of classic treasure hunts.
International Homeless Animals Day
The International Society for Animal Rights introduced the day to spread awareness about pet overpopulation.
National Bacon Lovers Day
Chomp, chomp, it’s crispy bacon o’clock. Grab some honey, and get your bacon on, bacon lover.
National Chocolate Pecan Pie Day
Chocolate pecan pie is a staple in cookbooks and on restaurant menus around the globe.
National Radio Day
Radio is far from dead and increasingly appreciated for its vintage and fantastic content.
St. Stephen’s Day
St. Stephen’s Day is an official holiday of Hungary that celebrates the foundation of the state.
World Mosquito Day
More than just annoying summertime pests, mosquitoes are also responsible for spreading malaria.
Mitch Trubisky’s Birthday
Mitch Trubisky is the missing piece the Steelers needed to shine again.
Meme Bouquet’s Birthday
Meme Bouquet is the DJ you want at your party to keep everyone on the dance floor.
Fred Durst’s Birthday
We celebrate this rapper-filmmaker whose success is due to his unwavering dedication to his trade