When Is National Poem Day?

The internet history of Poem Day

29th of September is National Poem Day

  First detected on the 8th of October 2015

  335 tweets


Is It Poem Day Today?

It's Poem day on the 29th of September.

The most recent detection of references to Poem Day was 1 year, 6 months ago.

There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up on the 29th of September. In total we detected 116 total unique days being shared such as Coffee Day which had 38,100 people talking about it, or Poetry Day having 2,586 tweets.


How Is The Date For Poem Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Poem Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on Sept. 29, 2017 across social media making references to 'Poem 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: Drink Beer, Public Lands or Drink A Beer Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Poem 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 Poem Day

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

Can I Register Poem Day?

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


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

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

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National Poem Day

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On September 29th


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National Poem Day, on the 29th of September

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