2017 Daily Holidays that fall on January 13, include:
Blame Someone Else Day - January 13, 2017 (Always the First Friday the 13th of the Year)
Friday the 13th - January 13, 2017 (also October 13, 2017)
Lee Jackson Day (State Holiday in Virginia) - January 13, 2017
Make Your Dreams Come True Day
National Peach Melba Day
National Sticker Day
Poetry Break Day
Public Radio Broadcasting Day
Rubber Ducky Day
Stephen Foster Memorial Day - January 13, 2017
2017 Weekly Holidays that include January 13, are:
Cuckoo Dancing Week - January 11-17
Home Office Safety and Security Week - January 8-14, 2017
National Folic Acid Awareness Week - January 8-14, 2017 (Second Week of January)
National Pizza Week - January 8-14, 2017 (Second Week of January)
National Soccer Coaches of America Week - January 11-18, 2017
No Tillage Week - January 10-13, 2017
Universal Letter Writing Week - January 8-14
2017 Monthly Holidays that include January 13, are:
There are too many monthly holidays to include here, so please check out my January Holidays page to see all of the holidays that are celebrated the entire month of January.
A page on each holiday will be coming soon and linked above.
If a date is a movable holiday, that is different every year, I'll include the year as well as the date rule above. Otherwise, the holiday falls on the same date each year.
World Festivals and Events
Harbin Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival - Starts annually on January 5, and typically runs for a month or more, in Harbin, China and is the largest ice and snow festival in the world! 2017 Dates are January 5 - February 28, 2017
Pennsylvania Farm Show - January 6-14, 2017 (Harrisburg, PA)
National Western Stock Show and Rodeo - January 7-22, 2017 (Denver, CO)
North American International Auto Show - January 8-22, 2017 (Detroit, MI)
Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show - January 13 - February 4, 2017 (Fort Worth, TX)
The Astrological Sign for January 13 is a Capricorn.
Birth Flower of the Month
The Birth Flower(s) for the Month for January are:
Carnation - The Carnation is the Birth Flower for January. The symbolization of the Carnation means love, pride, beauty, purity, distinction, fascination, and loyal.
Snowdrop is a white flower with three small petals in the middle surrounded by three larger petals on the outside. The symbolization of the snowdrop means love, fascination, and purity.
See our GARDEN HOLIDAYS page for all the special days celebrating things of the garden!
The Birthstone for January is a Garnet.
1787 - John Davis, 14th and 17th Governor of Massachusetts
1961 - Julia Louis-Dreyfus, NYC, comedienne (Seinfeld)
1966 - Patrick Dempsey, American actor, race car driver (Grey's Anatomy)
1970 - Rubber Duckie's Birthday (Ernie's favorite toy on Sesame Street)
1977 - Orlando Bloom, English actor (Most famous for Pirates of the Caribbean and the Lord of the Ring Movies)
1929 – Wyatt Earp, American Western lawman (born 1848)