January 3rd Holidays

January 3rd is the third day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Turkey made peace with Armenia, the March of Dimes was established to help fight polio, and Minnie D. Craig was elected the first woman Speaker of the North Dakota House of Representatives. Famous birthdays include Cuba Gooding, Jr. and Victoria Principal. January 3rd also marks J.R.R. Tolkien Day.

We have 17 holidays listed for January 3.

Jan03

JRR Tolkien Day

It's “The Lord of the Rings” author’s birthday and you’re encouraged to toast him in celebration!

Jan03

National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day

The luscious confection brightens our outlook for whatever waits for us in the new year ahead.

Jan03

Drinking Straw Day

Can you even think of living in a world without drinking straws?

Jan03

Festival of Sleep Day

Cancel those plans and plump your pillow, we’ve got the dreamiest ideas for catching some ZZZZs.

Jan03

Fruitcake Toss Day

If you’re not going to eat that fruitcake, you might as well toss it.

Jan03

Humiliation Day

Let your pride go and be free to accept other people and their differences.

Jan03

International Mind-Body Wellness Day

January 3 is International Mind-Body Wellness Day, an opportunity to celebrate how a healthy mind and healthy emotions means a healthy body! The mind, body…
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Jan03

Katie McGrath’s Birthday

She is blessed with amazing beauty, as well as a sheer talent for acting.

Jan03

Memento Mori "Remember You Die" Day

Memento Mori “Remember You Die” Day has finally arrived. So, what’s your next move?

Jan03

National Write to Congress Day

Congress should represent their constituents’ best interests, so write to remind them today.

Jan03

Women Rock! Day

Prepare to headbang to oblivion in honor of the women who rocked rock and roll.

Jan03

Raegan Revord’s Birthday

She is talented, has great potential, and has a long and successful career ahead.

Jan03

Jisoo Kim’s Birthday

This K-pop idol with a massive social media following is adored by her fans.

Jan03

Katie Thurston’s Birthday

“You don’t [owe] anyone anything. Life is too short. Surround your universe with joy.”— Katie Thurston

Jan03

J.R.R. Tolkien’s Birthday

He had the unique ability to bring his characters to life through his crafty storytelling.

Jan03

Greta Thunberg’s Birthday

So young yet so determined to change the world and make a positive impact.

Jan03

Erick Brian Colón’s Birthday

Discover all there is to know about this Latin-American pop singer, dancer, footballer, and Instagram sensation.