January 9th is the ninth day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the French Academy of Sciences announced the daguerreotype photography process, Mississippi became the second state to secede before the Civil War, and Apple CEO, Steve Jobs, introduced the original iPhone. Famous birthdays include Sean Paul, Dave Matthews, and Nina Dobrev. January 9th also marks National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.
We have 19 holidays listed for January 9.
National Clean Your Desk Day
Here are facts, tips, and motivation to help you organize and declutter today.
National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
The perfect time to show officers we understand how difficult their job is.
Balloon Ascension Day
Hydrogen-powered hot air balloons are an adventurous, graceful gift of the French people to the world.
Coming of Age Day
Coming of Age Day is a Japanese tradition with many interesting elements and much glamour.
Golden Globe Awards
Our suggestions will have you glittering and celebrating just like the stars.
International Choreographers Day
A 5, 6, a 5, 6, 7, and TURN — it’s International Choreographers Day!
National Apricot Day
Romans call apricots precocious, but honestly, we think they are straight-up precious and delicious.
National Carter Day
Celebrate those who share their name with one of the most common last names in America.
National Cassoulet Day
Join foodies across the country as they lick their chops in delight on National Cassoulet Day!
National Faith Day
Cherish the ones in your life who are named Faith and express your love for them.
National Fourth Graders Day
Let's celebrate the magic of being 9 or 10 and show what fourth graders can do!
National Static Electricity Day
Let’s ignite a spark as we celebrate National Static Electricity Day together.
National WONK Day
Join us as we celebrate Washington D.C.s busy bodies this National WONK Day!
National Word Nerd Day
Learn some new words, use some old ones, and maybe even borrow them from someone else!
Panama's Martyrs' Day
Mount the Panamanian flag and let’s learn more about Martyrs’ Day in Panama!
Richard Nixon’s Birthday
Nixon’s journey was from a California U.S. representative and senator to the U.S. president.