When Is National Act Day?

The internet history of Act Day

22nd of January is National Act Day

  First detected on the 17th of May 2015

  173 tweets


Is It Act Day Today?

It's Act day on the 22nd of January.

The most recent detection of references to Act Day was 2 years, 8 months ago.

There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up on the 22nd of January. In total we detected 54 total unique days being shared such as Hugging Day which had 915 people talking about it, or Hug Day having 810 tweets.


How Is The Date For Act Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Act Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on Jan. 22, 2017 across social media making references to 'Act 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: Tulip, Mall On Inauguration or Signing Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Act 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 Act Day

We've put together the following resources full of nifty tips on how to increase the reach of Act Day. The resources include: graphs, badges, and resources on what steps to take to boost Act Day's visibility.

Can I Register Act Day?

We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Act 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 Act 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 Act day to show how people feel about Act. See if people like Act here.
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Hang On, It Was National Act Day Already This Year..!?

Yes, this is strangely enough entirely possible. The date shown for National Act Day can change, if for instance several hundred people tweeted about Act Day in early April, then in May a few thousand people tweeted about Act day, then the date shown for National Act Day, could come up twice :D

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National Act Day

It's Act Day
On January 22nd


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National Act Day, on the 22nd of January

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