June 24th is the 175th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the first exhibition by Pablo Picasso opens in Paris, in New York, capital punishment is declared unconstitutional, and Julia Gillard assumes office as the first female Prime Minister of Australia. Famous birthdays include, Lionel Messi, Mindy Kaling, Chuck Taylor, David Alaba, and JJ Redick. Today is Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day.
We have 16 holidays listed for June 24.
National Take Your Dog to Work Day
As you run out the door, don’t forget your briefcase and a doggie bag.
The traditional feast day of the Nativity — or birth — of St. John the Baptist, is honored.
International St. Johns Day
Sing the hymns and praise the Lord as we celebrate St. John the Baptist.
Let's celebrate Jani, the festival that combines culture and nature in the spirit of the Midsummer.
National Food Truck Day
Grab a snack from your local food truck and support the entrepreneurs behind them.
National Pralines Day
Pralines are a smooth and sweet treat made with nuts, sugar, and sometimes cream.
National Relationship Equity Day
Drop your stereotypes, adopt this new perception, and give your partner equitable treatment.
Vincy Mas in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
With costumes, parades, food, and lots of music let's celebrate Vincy Mas in style!
Never has there been a sweeter sight than a bikini-clad Tana Mongeau basking under the Miami sun.