Bizarre and Unique Holidays

There is a wealth of bizarre, unique, special and otherwise different holidays and "days". Looking for a wacky day to celebrate, perhaps? Here are our favourites.
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It was 89 years ago that Tintin appeared for the first time in the supplement of a Brussels daily paper – Le Petit Vingtième. #Tintin

It was 89 years ago that Tintin appeared for the first time in the supplement of a Brussels daily paper – Le Petit Vingtième. #Tintin

On 22-09-2017, celebrate Hobbit Day! Happy Birthday Baggins and National Hobbit Day!

On 22-09-2017, celebrate Hobbit Day! Happy Birthday Baggins and National Hobbit Day!

On 19-09-2017, it was International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Today is September 19, which means it's time for one of the most famous fake holidays out there, International Talk Like A Pirate Day!

On 19-09-2017, it was International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Today is September 19, which means it's time for one of the most famous fake holidays out there, International Talk Like A Pirate Day!

On 09-09-2017, we celebrated Testers Day.  A Tester Day cake would not be complete without a bug.

On 09-09-2017, we celebrated Testers Day. A Tester Day cake would not be complete without a bug.

On this day in technology history, February19 1987, the Internet domain apple.com was created 4 years before the World Wide Web was launched! #apple

On this day in technology history, February19 1987, the Internet domain apple.com was created 4 years before the World Wide Web was launched! #apple

Windows 2000, produced by Microsoft and released to manufacturing on December 15, 1999, launched today to retail on in 2000.  #Windows 2000 #Microsoft

Windows 2000, produced by Microsoft and released to manufacturing on December 15, 1999, launched today to retail on in 2000. #Windows 2000 #Microsoft

The IBM Portable Personal Computer 5155 model 68 was released in February, 1984 and was eventually replaced by the IBM Convertible. #IBM #anniversary

The IBM Portable Personal Computer 5155 model 68 was released in February, 1984 and was eventually replaced by the IBM Convertible. #IBM #anniversary

The domain name YouTube.com was registered today in 2005 with video upload  integrated on April 23, 2005. The first YouTube video, titled Me at the zoo, was uploaded on April 23, 2005. #youtube

The domain name YouTube.com was registered today in 2005 with video upload integrated on April 23, 2005. The first YouTube video, titled Me at the zoo, was uploaded on April 23, 2005. #youtube

On this day in 1924, the Computing Tabulating Recording Corporation is renamed International Business Machines, aka IBM. #IBM #birthday

On this day in 1924, the Computing Tabulating Recording Corporation is renamed International Business Machines, aka IBM. #IBM #birthday

Google Maps launched in the US on 8 February 2005 and in the UK two months later. #googlemaps #birthday

Google Maps launched in the US on 8 February 2005 and in the UK two months later. #googlemaps #birthday

February 4 is Facebook's 14th birthday! #facebook #birthday

February 4 is Facebook's 14th birthday! #facebook #birthday

Data Privacy Day is observed every January 28 as a reminder to protect and safeguard private data.  #DataPrivacyDay

Data Privacy Day is observed every January 28 as a reminder to protect and safeguard private data. #DataPrivacyDay

On this day in 1984, the first Macintosh computer, the precursor of today’s Apple computers or “Macs”, was introduced to the consumer market. #MacintoshDay #MacintoshComputerDay

On this day in 1984, the first Macintosh computer, the precursor of today’s Apple computers or “Macs”, was introduced to the consumer market. #MacintoshDay #MacintoshComputerDay

On January 15, 2001, Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger launched Wikipedia, a collaborative Internet-based encyclopedia which is edited and written by the Internet. #Wikipedia

On January 15, 2001, Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger launched Wikipedia, a collaborative Internet-based encyclopedia which is edited and written by the Internet. #Wikipedia

Do you love correcting other people's grammar? Happy National Word Nerd Day! #WordNerdDay

Do you love correcting other people's grammar? Happy National Word Nerd Day! #WordNerdDay

Animation is everywhere these days and most of us were raised on it. #AnimationDay #SaturdayMorningCartoons #ThisOnesForYouCam

Animation is everywhere these days and most of us were raised on it. #AnimationDay #SaturdayMorningCartoons #ThisOnesForYouCam

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