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Famous May Events 2014

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May
May Day in India 2014
May 1st is the day of ‘May day’ in so many countries. ‘May day’ is called ‘Labour Day’ in India. And...
01
May
International Labor Day 2014
What is International Labor Day? International Labor Day is a day observed all over the world on May 1 to celebrate the social and economic...
01
May
Mother Goose Day 2014
Most American children have been exposed to fairy tales from a very young age. Among all the well-known fairy tales, Mother Goose fairy tales are...
02
May
Scurvy Awareness Day 2014
Scurvy is a disease caused by deficiency of vitamin C. In the olden days, this was a common problem with sailors, as they did not have access to...
02
May
National Truffle Day 2014
Chocolate truffles are a variety of chocolate confectionary with a ganche center. They are usually round but the shape can vary. The fillings may be...
03
May
World Press Freedom Day 2014
What is World Press Day? World Press Freedom Day is a day observed all over the world on May 3 to create awareness of the importance of freedom of...
03
May
World Athletics Day 2014
The World Athletics Day is organized by the IAAF (International Amateur Athletic Federation). All events and expenses are sponsored by the IAAF....
03
May
Join Hands Day 2014
“JOIN HANDS DAY” is the only national volunteer day on the Seasons of Service calendar. It specifically targets and develops...
03
May
Free Comic Book Day 2014
Free comic day is generally held on first Saturday of May each year. Free comic day, as the name implies is a day where speciality shops across...
03
May
Lumpy Rug Day 2014
Everyone likes to get into a bit of spring cleaning and make the house look nice at least once a year. We look at stuff at home getting shabbier and...
04
May
Star Wars Day 2014
Star Wars Day refers to one of several dates or events honoring or relating star wars. It is celebrated by all star wars fans worldwide on 4th May,...
04
May
International Firefighters Day 2014
This is one of the more recent holidays in the US, although it has been observed in Europe for centuries. This day was created in the wake of a great...
04
May
National Candied Orange Peel Day 2014
Candied orange peel is well known all over the world as an ingredient to most people. This ingredient finds its way into several confections and...
04
May
International Dawn Chorus Day 2014
International Dawn Chorus Day 2014 celebrations on May 4th International Dawn Chorus day is an annual event aimed at encouraging people to rise...
05
May
Cinco De Mayo 2014
The victory of the Mexican militia over the French army in the Battle of Pleuba is commemorated by celebrating the Cinco de Mayo. The day is...
05
May
Melanoma Monday 2014
Melanoma Monday” is observed on the first Monday of May and it is also termed as May Melanoma Skin Cancer Month where specific activities are...
05
May
Oyster Day 2014
Oysters are a delicacy in many countries. In the US, they are included among gourmet foods. Oysters find their way into soups, casseroles ...
06
May
World Asthma Day 2014
World asthma day 2014 theme is "You Can Control Your Asthma", 2013 theme is "It's Time to Control Asthma" and 2012 theme is...
06
May
Teacher Appreciation Day 2014
The National Teacher Appreciation Day falls in the first week of May every year, especially the first Tuesday of the week is a day dedicated to honor...
06
May
National Tourist Appreciation Day 2014
National Tourist Appreciation Day is celebrated in the US on May 6. This days falls during the National Travel and Tourism Week of May 5 through...
06
May
No Diet Day 2014
No Diet Day is not a national but an international day celebrated on May 6. Symbolized by ‘Light Blue Ribbon,’ the day aims to celebrate...
08
May
World Red Cross Day 2014
World red cross day theme is "Together for Humanity". When World Red Cross Day is Celebrated The World Red Cross Day is celebrated every...
08
May
National Coconut Cream Pie Day 2014
The National Coconut Cream Pie Day is celebrated every year on May 8. Coconut Facts Coconut is a fruit of coconut-palm tree. The Portuguese and...
09
May
National Butterscotch Brownie Day 2014
The National Butterscotch Brownie Day is observed on May 9 every year. We all know the brownies to be the chocolate-based brown cakes, which most...
09
May
National Lost Sock Memorial Day 2014
May 9 is observed as the National Lost Sock Memorial Day. It is an unusual holiday in remembrance of our lost socks.It is a general assumption that...
10
May
World Fair Trade Day 2014
World Fair Trade Day 2014, May 14 Why World Fair Trade Day is celebrated? The purpose of World Fair Trade Day is to raise awareness of Fair...
10
May
World Lupus Day 2014
World Lupus Day was first celebrated in 2004, wherein a number of events were conducted to highlight its significance. Most important was the...
10
May
National Shrimp Day 2014
People in US celebrate the National Shrimp Day on May 10. Facts Shrimp, popularly known as the ‘Fruit of the Sea,’ is a favorite food...
10
May
National Train Day 2014
National Train Day marks the anniversary of completing the transcontinental railroads initiated by bringing the rich history of how trains have...
11
May
Mothers Day 2014
History The recent Mothers Day was created through Anna Jarvis as a day for every family to tribute its mother. Now Mothers Day celebrated on...
11
May
National Technology Day 2014
May 11 is celebrated as National Technology Day in India. Significance National Technology Day is a very special day for Indian science since 1999....
11
May
Twilight Zone Day 2014
National Twilight Zone Day is celebrated on May 11. About Twilight Zone Popularized by the famous sci-fi TV series in America, the Twilight Zone is...
12
May
International Nurses Day 2014
International nurses day 2014 theme is "Nurses: A Force forChange" Nurses Day Activities Nurses Day Celebration Nurses Day...
12
May
International CFS Awareness Day 2014
What is the Day International CFS Awareness Day falls on May 12 which offers a worldwide opportunity to evoke a greater awareness and ...
12
May
World Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Day 2014
Chronic fatigue syndrome is an illness affecting the health, causing extreme fatigue. This disorder is mainly found in the people of 30-40 ages. This...
12
May
National Limerick Day 2014
The National Limerick Day is celebrated on May 12 in honor of Edward Lear who popularized limericks. May 12 is the birthday of the writer....
12
May
National Cucumber Day 2014
The concept of celebrating National Cucumber Day has been the idea of Waltham Abbey Town Partnership although it has been unconditionally ...
13
May
Frog Jumping Day 2014
May 13th of every year is celebrated as the National Frog Jumping Day. The international counterpart of this celebration is February 29. Origin The...
13
May
National Leprechaun Day 2014
The National Leprechaun Day is on May 13. Even though Leprechauns are associated with the Irish culture, they do not share their day with the famous...
15
May
International Day of Families 2014
International day of families 2014 theme is "Stronger Families, Stronger Communities", 2013 theme is "Advancing Social Integration and...
17
May
Armed Forces Day 2014
Armed Forces Day 2014 is celebrating on May 17th. Armed forces day is an opportunity to pay special tribute to all the men and women who are in the...
17
May
World Telecommunication Day 2014
World telecommunication day 2014 theme is "Broadband for Sustainable Development", 2013 theme is "ICTs and improving road safety"...
18
May
International Museum Day 2014
International Museum Day 2014 theme is "Museum collections make connections" International Museum Day (IMD) is celebrated on 18 May, every...
19
May
Victoria Day 2014
The Victoria Day a Canadian statutory holiday is commemorated on last Monday earlier than on 21th May, 2012 in admiration of both Queen Victoria's...
21
May
World Anti Terrorism Day 2014
Terrorist activities have increased multi-fold over the last decade. A global initiative uniting all nations is required to combat terrorism. After...
22
May
International Day for Biological Diversity 2014
International day for biological diversity 2014 theme is "Island Biodiversity" On May 22, 1992, the wording of the Convention on...
22
May
International Day for Biodiversity 2014
International Day for Biodiversity was first celebrated on 29 December, 1994. From year 2001 onwards, the date shifted to 22 May. International Day...
22
May
World Goth Day 2014
World Goth Day is the only day where Goths get to have a day of their own committed to embrace their outer and inner Goth. The first World Goth...
22
May
Australia's Biggest Morning Tea 2014
What is Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is an event organized by the Cancer Council Australia to raise...
23
May
Lucky Penny Day 2014
Lucky Penny Day is celebrated on May 23rd. It is celebrated to reinforce the belief that lucky penny will bring good luck to the person who owns...
23
May
World Turtle Day 2014
World Turtle Day is celebrated on 23rd May of every year. A non profit organization American Tortoise Rescue established in 1990 honour this day...
24
May
Atlanta Carnival 2014
2014 Date : May 24th 2014 Atlanta celebrated the Annual Atlanta Caribbean Carnival festivals. The Carnival will be celebrated on Saturday, May 24th...
24
May
National Escargot Day 2014
Can you imagine there is a day to celebrate eating Escargots? Yes, May 24th is celebrated as National Escargot Day. Escargots are snails that are...
25
May
National Tap Dance Day 2014
National Tap Dance Day is observed on 25th of May every year. It is an American art form of dancing. Origin: The idea of the celebration of...
25
May
National Wine Day 2014
National Wine Day is celebrated on 25th of May every year.  National wine day is a day dedicated to wine and wine lovers.  National Wine...
26
May
Memorial Day 2014
Memorial Day 2014 is celebrates on May 26 Memorial Day originally called the Decoration Day, is a United States federal holiday observed in the...
26
May
National Blueberry Cheesecake Day 2014
National Blueberry Cheesecake Day is celebrated every year on May 26th. It is for the celebration of Blueberry cheese cake and all the cake lovers....
26
May
National Sorry Day 2014
The National Sorry Day is an Australia-wide event observed annually on 26 May since 1998. The day is selected in memory of the ‘Bringing Them...
26
May
Sally Ride Day 2014
Sally Ride Day is celebrated on May 26th every year to honor Ms. Sally Ride, the first American Lady to go to space. May 26th is the birthday of...
27
May
National Grape Popsicle Day 2014
What causes “purple tongue”, as everyone calls it, in children during summer days? The answer is grape Popsicle. Children love it and ...
28
May
International Day of Action for Women's Health 2014
Every Year the 28th Day of May is observed as the International Day of Action on Women's Health throughout the world. The 1987 meeting of the Women's...
28
May
World Hunger Day 2014
World Hunger Day is observed on May 28th 2014 organized by Britain´s the Hunger Project UK. It is estimated that most of the malnourished...
29
May
Ascension Day 2014
Christians detect the biblical legend of Jesus' ascension from the earth into clouds from Jerusalem, Bethany, or Mount of Olives; biblical references...
31
May
World No Tobacco Day 2014
World no tobacco day 2014 theme is "Raise taxes on tobaccoquot" History The concept of World No-Tobacco Day was initiated because...






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