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January Holidays in 2013
Long list of January holidays and special days celebrated in 2013.

By popular request, here is a long list of all of the special days celebrated in January 2013. If you prefer, you can explore January's special days by date. If you are interested in free, printable calendars, you can find them on this page. If you want to be one of the first to know when more holidays and other craft projects are posted, take a few moments to sign up for the Family Crafts Newsletter.

Month Long Observances

January 1st

  • Betsy Ross's Birthday
    Born in 1752.

  • Ellis Island Aniversary
    Ellis Island opened on this day in 1892.

  • Le Jour de l'An
    French New Year

  • New Year's Day
    Check out my page for this special day!

  • Paul Revere's Birthday
    Born in 1735.

January 2nd

January 3rd

January 4th

  • Isaac Newton's Birthday

  • Jakob Grimm's Birthday
    Born in 1785.

  • Louis Braille's Birthday
    Born in 1809.

  • Trivia Day

January 5th

  • First Woman Governor Inaugurated
    1925 inauguration of Nellie Ross as Wyoming's Governor.

  • National Bird Day
    Check out my page for this special day!

January 6th

January 7th

  • Old Rock Day

January 8th

  • Bubble Bath Day

  • Elvis Presley's Birthday
    Born in 1935. Check out my page for this special day!

January 9th

January 10th

January 11th

  • Milk Day
    Milk delivered in bottles for the first time in 1878. Check out my page for this special day!

  • Secret Pal Day

January 12th

January 13th

  • Make Your Dreams Come True Day

  • Poetry Break Day

  • Rubber Duckie's Birthday
    Sesame Street Character. Check out my page for this special day!

January 14th

  • Coming-of-Age Day
    Celebrated in Japan on the second Monday of January.

  • National Dress Up Your Pet Day

January 15th

  • First Super Bowl
    Played in 1967. Green Bay (35) defeated Kansas City (10).

January 16th

January 17th

  • Benjamin Franklin's Birthday
    Born in 1706. Check out my page for this special day!

  • Shari Lewis' Birthday
    Born in 1934.

January 18th

  • Hat Day
    Third Friday in January.

  • Thesaurus Day

  • Winnie the Pooh Day
    A.A. Milne's Birthday. Born in 1882. Check out my page for this special day!

January 19th

  • Popcorn Day
    Check out my page for this special day!

January 20th

January 21st

  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    Honoring his birthday (born in 1929). It is observed on the Third Monday in January - the 16th in 2012. Check out my page for this special day!

  • National Hugging Day

  • Squirrel Appreciation Day

January 22nd

  • National Answer Your Cat's Questions Day

  • National Blonde Brownie Day

January 23rd

January 24th

  • Compliment Day

  • Eskimo Pie Patented
    By Christian Nelson in 1922.

  • Gold Discovered in California
    At Sutter's Mill in 1848.

January 25th

January 26th

  • Australia Day
    The day Sydney Australia was settled in 1778. Check out my page for this special day!

January 27th

January 28th

January 29th

  • National Puzzle Day

January 30th

  • Franklin D. Roosevelt's Birthday
    Born in 1882.

  • Yodel for Your Neighbors Day

January 31st

  • Backwards Day
    Check out my page for this special day!

  • Jackie Robinson's Birthday
    Born in 1919.

  • National Kazoo Day
    Usually celebrated on the last Thursday of January.

| January Special Days By Date | Printable Calendars | Main Special Days Page |

This information is correct to the best of my knowledge. These dates are collected from many online and offline resources. Please do not email me asking me for more info about a date - All the information I have is posted here.

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