January 2nd Holiday List
Everyday is full of silly, quirky holidays, along with educational awareness days. Look through our list to see if there is anything you want to celebrate or observer today!
- 55-MPH Speed Limit Day
- Happy Mew Year for Cats Day
- National Motivation and Inspiration Day
- National Buffet Day
- National Cream Puff Day
- National Run it Up the Flagpole and See if Anybody Salutes It Day
- National Science Fiction Day
- Swiss Cheese Day
- World Introvert Day
National Cream Puff Day Buttons and Stickers
Cute for bakeries and restaurant employees and gift bags.
January 2nd Horoscope Sign is Capricorn
Ruling planet: Saturn
Sign ruler: Saturn, Uranus
Lucky Numbers: 4, 8, 13, 22
Personality Traits: Responsible, leaders, disciplined, independent, loyal, stubborn, bossy, condescending.
Famous Capricorns: Tiger Woods, Stephen Hawking, Bradley Cooper, Jim Carrey, Elvis Presley, Isaac Newton, Muhammed Ali, Mel Gibson, Katie Couric, Rand Paul, Nicholas Cage.
January 2nd Trivia
- 1788 – Georgia becomes the fourth state to ratify the United States Constitution.
- 1860 – The discovery of the planet Vulcan is announced at a meeting of the French Academy of Sciences in Paris, France.
- 1942 – The FBI obtains the conviction of 33 members of a German spy ring headed by Fritz Joubert Duquesne in the largest espionage case in United States history—the Duquesne Spy Ring.
- 1968 – Cuba Gooding Jr., American actor was born in The Bronx, New York City, NY,
- 1969 – Christy Turlington, American model was born in Walnut Creek, CA,
- 1974 – United States President Richard Nixon signs a bill lowering the maximum U.S. speed limit to 55 MPH in order to conserve gasoline during an OPEC embargo.
- 1975 – Dax Shepard. American actor was born in Milford, Milford Township, MI.
- 1983 – Kate Bosworth, American actress was born in Los Angeles, CA.
- 1983 – Tootsie, a movie starring Dustin Hoffman was #1.
- 1991 – Sharon Pratt Kelly becomes the first African American woman mayor of a major city and first woman Mayor of the District of Columbia.
- 1993 – Bryson Tiller, American singer-songwriter was born in Louisville, KY.
- 1997 – “Michael,” a movie about an angel starring John Travolta was the #1 movie.
- 1999 – A sever snowstorm hits the US Midwest, causing 14 inches of snow in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and 19 inches in Chicago, where temperatures plunge to -13 °F 68 deaths are reported.
2004 – Stardust successfully flies past Comet Wild 2, collecting samples that are returned to Earth.