Ada Lovelace Day

Ada Lovelace Day

9th October (Second Tuesday of October)

Ada Lovelace Day was created to celebrate one of the first computer programmers.  As the daughter of the poet Lord Byron, Augusta Ada Byron, was brought up by her mother, Annabella, after he passed. Her mother feared that...

Dr. Seuss Day

Dr. Seuss Day

Every March 2nd

We truly love him in a house. We truly love him with a mouse. We truly love him here or there. We truly love him anywhere. We truly love the silly goose. We truly love old Dr. Seuss! Today is Dr. Seuss Day, a full twenty-four...

Checkers Day

Checkers Day

Every September 23rd

Checkers Day doesn't have anything to do with the popular board game; rather, it commemorates the famous 'checkers' speech made by Richard M. Nixon in 1952 after he received an adorable Cocker Spaniel as he...

Barbie Day

Barbie Day

Every March 9th

For many, some of the fondest memories of childhood involve their very own Barbie doll. Ken and Barbie and all their friends have helped generations of children fill hours of creative play. Barbie Day celebrates...

Darwin Day

Darwin Day

Every February 12th

We must, however, acknowledge, as it seems to me, that man with all his noble qualities... still bears in his bodily frame the indelible stamp of his lowly origin. - Charles Darwin There was a pivotal moment...

Steve Jobs Day

Steve Jobs Day

Every October 16th

Own an iPad? How about an iPhone? Are you one the thousands of people who enjoy the light, trouble-free life that is owning a Mac? Then you owe it all to one...

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