January 1st Holidays

January 1st is the first day of the Gregorian calendar, and is commonly referred to as New Year's Day for this reason. People commonly begin New Year resolutions on January 1st. Famous birthdays include Betsy Ross, Paul Revere, and Verne Troyer. January 1st also marks National Hangover Day.

We have 24 holidays listed for January 1.

Jan01

National Bloody Mary Day

The famous cocktail consists of vodka, tomato juice, lemon juice, Worcestershire, cayenne, and salt.

Jan01

New Year's Day

New Year's Day is about taking a moment to get ready for everything that is about to unfold.

Jan01

Apple Gifting Day

Celebrate the awesomeness of apples with your very own collection of assortments.

Jan01

Commitment Day

What promises have you made? It’s time to make them binding!

Jan01

Copyright Law Day

Let’s celebrate a set of laws that ensures our creations are not misappropriated.

Jan01

Ellis Island Day

Let’s celebrate the monumental contribution of immigrants to the development of the United States.

Jan01

Euro Day

Let’s celebrate one of the world’s most valuable currencies, along with the new year, of course.

Jan01

Global Family Day

Did you know Global Family Day is an essential step towards world peace?

Jan01

Haiti Independence Day

Come along with us as we travel back in time to pre-colonial Haiti.

Jan01

International Public Domain Day

When the copyright of an artwork ends, it becomes the property of the public.

Jan01

Mummer's Parade

Put on your best costume; we’re getting ready to go fully festive at the Mummer’s Parade!

Jan01

National First-Foot Day

Observe the custom of first-footing; be the first to step foot in your home.

Jan01

National Hangover Day

New Year's Day turns into National Hangover Day, read on for some tips on how to feel better.

Jan01

New Year’s Dishonor List Day

Today, words and phrases that have become overused are voted for removal from the English Language.

Jan01

Polar Bear Plunge Day

Nothing like plunging into icy waters to celebrate the first day of the New Year.

Jan01

Public Domain Day

Look out for your favorite piece of historic work that becomes public domain this year.

Jan01

Rose Bowl Game

Get your football outfits ready as we gear up to celebrate "The Granddaddy of Them All!"

Jan01

Solemnity of Mary

It is the eighth day of Christmastide and is a feast to celebrate Mary’s motherhood.

Jan01

Sudan Independence Day

Get ready for some history lessons about an amazing nation and how they got their independence.

Jan01

Triumph of the Revolution

Raise your Cuban flags and show some marxism as we celebrate this historic day.

Jan01

Universal Hour of Peace

Learn how to contribute toward peacebuilding in your community.

Jan01

World Day of Peace

Light your candles in hope, as we celebrate the planet’s most sought-after thing: Peace.

Jan01

Z Day

For a change and to honor the alphabet, allow the letter Z to come first.

Jan01

Poppy’s Birthday

This multi-talented singer, actress, and YouTuber shows us that weird is the new cool.