National Bird Day

A group of colorful birds perched on a tree branch against a winter backdrop, showcasing their vibrant feathers and a touch of snowy charm..
National bird day illustration, AI generated

Why did the chicken, I mean, bird cross the calendar to get to January 5th? To celebrate National Bird Day, of course! This is a triumphant tale that begins with the chirping of birds on a crisp winter's day and has all the flair of a well-plotted feathered thriller. Get ready to ruffle your learning feathers, in a good way of course.

When is Bird Day?

It's national bird day on the 5th January.

A Little Bird Told Me

What started as a tiny tweet in the online world has since grown into a mighty chorus. National Bird Day, with a startling 33933 mentions detected online as of note, has certainly taken flight. Birds of a feather really do flock together, especially on the 5th of January.

Wings of Popularity

The most mentions of National Bird Day were perhaps not so surprisingly, on the 5th of January, 2018. That day whole internet took flight, tweeting and posting about their feathered friends. Our feathered friends gained a cyber fan base faster than a hummingbird's wings beat.

Not Just a Day for the Birds

But it's not just a story of online popularity. National Bird Day has a noble cause at its heart – raising awareness about the thrills of bird watching, educating people about our avian amigos, and promoting a renewed respect for all flying creatures, not just the ones that went south for the winter.

Did you know?

Did you know that some birds, like parrots, can live up to 80 years? That's possibly a longer retirement than most humans!


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First identified

4th May 2015

Most mentioned on

5th January 2018

Total mentions


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