Calendar

August 2014

Ride the Wind Day
Aug 23 all-day Fun Holidays
Ride the Wind Day
Valentino Day
Aug 23 all-day Fun Holidays
Valentino Day Rodolfo Alfonso Raffaello Pierre Filibert Guglielmi di Valentina d’Antonguolla, professionally known as Rudolph Valentino (May 6, 1895 – August 23, 1926), was [...]
British troops enter Washington, D.C. @ Washington, D.C.
Aug 24 all-day American History
The Burning of Washington in 1814 was an attack during the War of 1812 between British forces and those of the United States of [...]
Vesuvius Day
Aug 24 all-day Fun Holidays
Vesuvius Day Mount Vesuvius (Italian: Monte Vesuvio, Latin: Mons Vesuvius) is a stratovolcano in the Gulf of Naples, Italy, about 9 km (5.6 mi) [...]
Waffle Day
Aug 24 all-day Fun Holidays
Waffle Day A waffle is a leavened batter or dough cooked between two plates, patterned to give a characteristic size, shape and surface impression. [...]
Kiss and Make Up Day
Aug 25 all-day Fun Holidays
Kiss and Make Up Day August 25th is Kiss and Make Up Day, the day for you to set aside old grudges, forget any [...]
Dog Day
Aug 26 all-day Fun Holidays
Dog Day The phrase dog days refers to the sultry days of summer. In the Northern Hemisphere, the dog days of summer are most [...]
Charles G. Dawes @ Washington County, Ohio
Charles G. Dawes @ Washington County, Ohio
Charles Gates Dawes (August 27, 1865 – April 23, 1951) was an American banker and politician who was the 30th Vice President of the [...]
Hannibal Hamlin @ Paris Maine
Hannibal Hamlin @ Paris Maine
Hannibal Hamlin (August 27, 1809 – July 4, 1891) was the 15th Vice President of the United States (1861–1865), serving under President Abraham Lincoln [...]
Just Because Day
Aug 27 all-day Fun Holidays
Just Because Day Why would there be a day for this? Just because I guess.
Lyndon B. Johnson @ Stonewall, Texas
Lyndon B. Johnson @ Stonewall, Texas
Lyndon Baines Johnson (/ˈlɪndən ˈbeɪnz ˈdʒɒnsən/; August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973), often referred to as LBJ, was the 36th President of the [...]
14 year old Emett Till murdered, sparking Civil Rights Movement @ Money, Mississippi
Aug 28 all-day American History
Emmett Louis Till (July 25, 1941 – August 28, 1955) was an African-American boy who was murdered in Mississippi at the age of 14 [...]
Lucy Hayes @ Chillicothe, Ohio
Lucy Hayes @ Chillicothe, Ohio
Lucy Ware Webb Hayes (August 28, 1831 – June 25, 1889) was a First Lady of the United States and the wife of President [...]