Heritage Month Guide
|March||National National Women’s History Month, Irish-American Heritage Month|
|April||March 13 to April 15 is National Deaf History Month|
|May||Asian Pacific American Heritage, Older Americans Month and Jewish American Heritage Month|
|June||Gay Lesbian Pride Month|
What holiday is July?
What big holidays are in July? The major federal holiday celebrated in July is Independence Day, which is held annually on July 4. Independence Day is also commonly referred to as The 4th of July, the Fourth of July, and July 4th. The Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha is also in July.
What each month is named after?
September, October, November and December are named after Roman numbers 7, 8, 9 and 10 – they were originally the seventh, eighth, ninth and tenth months of the Roman year! Before July and August were renamed after Roman rulers, they were called Quintilis and Sextilis, meaning fifth and sixth months.
What is the 8th month?
August, eighth month of the Gregorian calendar. It was named for the first Roman emperor, Augustus Caesar, in 8 bce.
What is celebrated July 21?
July 21st is Legal Drinking Age Day!
Which is the 10th month?
October, 10th month of the Gregorian calendar. Its name is derived from octo, Latin for “eight,” an indication of its position in the early Roman calendar.
What is the 11th month?
November, 11th month of the Gregorian calendar. Its name is derived from novem, Latin for “nine,” an indication of its position in the early Roman calendar.
Is July 2nd a holiday?
2022 Daily Holidays that fall on July 2, include:
International Cherry Pit Spitting Day – July 2, 2022 (First Saturday in July) International Day of Cooperatives – July 2, 2022 (First Saturday in July) Made in the USA Day. National Anisette Day.
What is the importance of 7 July? World Chocolate Day is observed on July 7 as on this date in 1550 chocolate was first brought to Europe.
What awareness months are there?
- National ADHD Awareness Month.
- National Down Syndrome Awareness Month.
- National Physical Therapy Month.
- Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month.
- Spina Bifida Awareness Month.
- Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month.
- Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 3-9)
- Malnutrition Awareness Week (October 4-8)
What is special about July 27th?
This Day in History: July 27
On this day in 1996 a pipe bomb exploded in Olympic Centennial Park in Atlanta, Georgia, killing 1 person and injuring 111 in the first terrorist attack at the Olympics since the 1972 Games in Munich, West Germany.
What is male mental month?
AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) – Men die by suicide about four times more often than women, according to Mental Health America. June is recognized as Men’s Mental Health Awareness Month to address specific challenges and barriers men face.
What are the awareness months and colors?
|Cause||Ribbon Color||Awareness Month|
|Alopecia Awareness||Dark Blue Ribbon||September|
|Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency||Purple Ribbon||November|
|Alzheimer’s Disease||Purple Ribbon||November|
|Amber Alert||Yellow Ribbon||January|
What is celebrated July 10th?
National Pina Colada Day. Pick Blueberries Day. Statehood Day in Wyoming. Teddy Bears’ Picnic Day.
What happened July 2005? London bombings of 2005, also called 7 July attacks or 7/7 attacks, coordinated suicide bomb attacks on the London transit system on the morning of July 7, 2005. At 8:50 am explosions tore through three trains on the London Underground, killing 39.
Who died on July 27th 2005? 27. Shelley Appleton, 86, American labor leader.
What birthstone is July 27? July | Ruby
Rubies, the birthstone of July, are considered the king of gems and represent love, health and wisdom.
What month is August known for?
August is known for many things, including the dog days of summer, National Watermelon Day (Aug. 3) and National Smile Week (Aug. 5-11). But there are many other fun facts associated with summer’s last full month.
What is in September?
- September 6—the first Monday in September—is Labor Day.
- September 6 is also Rosh Hashanah, a Jewish holiday that marks the beginning of the new year.
- September 11 is Patriot Day, held in honor and remembrance of those who died in the September 11 attacks of 2001.
- September 12 is Grandparents Day.
What is on February?
- February 1 marks the Lunar New Year, also known as Chinese New Year.
- February 2 is Groundhog Day—the day we find out whether winter will last six more weeks or call it quits early.
- February 12 is Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday.
- February 14 is always Valentine’s Day.
- February 15 is Susan B.
What is December named after?
DECEMBER. From the Latin word decem, “ten,” because this had been the tenth month of the early Roman calendar.
Why is February called February?
While January takes its name from Janus, the Roman god of beginnings and endings, February comes from the word februum (purification) and februa, the rites or instruments used for purification. These formed part of preparations for the coming of Spring in the northern hemisphere.
Why is June called June?
June, sixth month of the Gregorian calendar. It was named after Juno, the Roman goddess of childbirth and fertility.
What is the 12 month name?
Recall the names of the twelve months: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December.
What is the 9th month? September is the ninth month because two months were added to the original ten month calendar, but those months were January and February.