When Is National Pillow Day?

The internet history of Pillow Day

15th of October is National Pillow Day

  First detected on the 27th of August 2015

  587 tweets


Is It Pillow Day Today?

It's Pillow day on the 15th of October.

The most recent detection of references to Pillow Day was 3 years, 3 months ago.

There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up on the 15th of October. In total we detected 97 total unique days being shared such as Pug Day which had 3,132 people talking about it, or Dessert Day having 2,904 tweets.


How Is The Date For Pillow Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Pillow Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on Oct. 15, 2015 across social media making references to 'Pillow 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: Red Wine, Tampon or Pillow Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Pillow 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 Pillow Day

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

Can I Register Pillow Day?

We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Pillow 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 Pillow 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 Pillow day to show how people feel about Pillow. See if people like Pillow here.
We're detecting how Pillow affects other things more widely than just being a celebrated day. See how Pillow affects company share prices.


Hang On, It Was National Pillow Day Already This Year..!?

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

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National Pillow Day

It's Pillow Day
On October 15th


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National Pillow Day, on the 15th of October

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