Sunday the 22nd of January 2017
It's National Hugging Day Today!
Today is National Hugging Day.
There were 4887 references to national days detected so far for today, with a total of 55 unique days.
Every national day today we have detected from across international social media so far for today's date (22nd of January 2017).
Every day people celebrate many different national holidays. We analyse on a daily basis which national day any one given day is. Today's national day National Hugging Day , was detected as being today's national day as the one that was referenced the most out of the 55 national celebration event days we came across in our analysis.
We aim to reflect which day is being most widely referenced or celebrated based off which national day is being talked about most today.
We don't use databases of any one Country's commemorated national / international days, and only count references from social media, thus this site makes no claims as to any 'officially' sanctioned national day, governmental or otherwise.
Determining, via public consensus (using data mined from references to today's national day on social media) what 'National Day' it is today.
The day shown as the 'National Hugging Day' for today is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz observed today across social media making references to ' Hugging Day' . Our algorithms examine all of the references marking obervances to National Days from data mined across social media. WhatNationalDayIsIt.com is updated automatically hourly, with the most recent celebrated events with our homepage displaying the current national day.
Also, people of the internet, whilst often being super awesome, can sometimes say mean things :/ The above results won't be filtered as an accurate display of current talking points is the intention here, EG 'According to the internet, apparently it can be anything from 'National boyfriend Day' , 'National First Love Day' to 'National Pizza Day'.