When Is National Nothing Day?

The internet history of Nothing Day

16th of January is National Nothing Day

  First detected on the 12th of March 2015

  877 tweets


Is It Nothing Day Today?

It's Nothing day on the 16th of January.

The most recent detection of references to Nothing Day was 1 year, 10 months ago.

There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up on the 16th of January. In total we detected 73 total unique days being shared such as African American Museum On Mlk Day which had 734 people talking about it, or Hat Day having 673 tweets.


How Is The Date For Nothing Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Nothing Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on Jan. 16, 2017 across social media making references to 'Nothing 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: Portfolio, Signing or Pothole Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Nothing Day date is used as opposed to being connected with any Government sacntioned lists :D Hurrah for democracy by concensus!


I'd Like To Promote National Nothing Day

We've put together the following resources full of nifty tips on how to increase the reach of Nothing Day. The resources include: graphs, badges, and resources on what steps to take to boost Nothing Day's visibility.

Can I Register Nothing Day?

We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Nothing 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.



Is it National Nothing Day Everywhere?

Yes? No.. Sort of | Maybe ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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.


We're now tracking the sentiment around every mention of Nothing day to show how people feel about Nothing. See if people like Nothing here.
We're detecting how Nothing affects other things more widely than just being a celebrated day. See how Nothing affects company share prices.


Hang On, It Was National Nothing Day Already This Year..!?

Yes, this is strangely enough entirely possible. The date shown for National Nothing Day can change, if for instance several hundred people tweeted about Nothing Day in early April, then in May a few thousand people tweeted about Nothing day, then the date shown for National Nothing Day, could come up twice :D

We have also detected mentions of Nothing day on;



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National Nothing Day

It's Nothing Day
On January 16th


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National Nothing Day, on the 16th of January

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