National Handshake Day is on the 29th of June with 4,309 tweets.
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It's Handshake day on the 29th of June.
Handshake Day' is by our calculation on: June the 29th. The first time we detected Handshake Day was the 25th of June 2015 and the most recent detection of references to Handshake Day was 5 months, 2 weeks ago.
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There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up, on the 29th of June. In total we detected 75 total unique days being shared such as Handshake Day which had 1,353 people talking about it, or Camera Day having 807 tweets. A random sample of which are shown below.
National days on the 29th of June
The day shown for 'National Handshake Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on June 29, 2017 across social media making references to 'Handshake Day'. Our algorithms examine all of the references to National Days across social media and updates whatnationaldayisit.com hourly, with our homepage displaying the current national day, including others such as: Sunglasses, Ex or Trigger A Liberal Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Handshake Day date is used as opposed to being connected with any Government sacntioned lists :D Hurrah for democracy by concensus!
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We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Handshake day". We only aim to programatically reflect what 'National Day' it is based of what The Internet Says It Is. We believe this is much more fun as it reflects the nature of how the most amusing / interesting national days are often created organically and grow based off popular social trends and sharing, as such we don't add new days to our database unless they are organically observed on social media.
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What's really intersting is how whilst some National Days like National Daughters Day are seemingly celebrated internationally irrespective of geography, some very popular days (That often become the No. 1 National Day on our homepage) are in fact locally very specific and are offical holidays celebrated on a Country's national calendar. Take National Rambutan Day for instance, Rambutan is a popular Souteast Asian fruit and not seen so much in the UK, Europe or the USA. Some regionally specific trends subsequently become immensely popular internationally and worldwide, partly fuelled by widely shared 'National Days', National Pabebe Wave Day being one such example.
Yes, this is strangely enough entirely possible. The date shown for National Handshake Day can change, if for instance several hundred people tweeted about Handshake Day in early April, then in May a few thousand people tweeted about Handshake day, then the date shown for National Handshake Day, could come up twice :D
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