Origin of this Holiday
Our research did not find the creator, or the origin of this day.
It is possible this holiday may of been created by the greeting card industry because we find reference to it on greeting card sites-
"Peculiar People Day is just another weird event to celebrate the peculiarity in one's personality." "Have fun with your friends or sweetheart by doing something really peculiar." "Send crazy and funny Peculiar People Day greetings
Why January and Why the 10th day?
We did not find any reference to why the month of January or why the 10th of the month was picked to celebrate this day.
This holiday is referred to as a "National" day- However, we did not find any congressional records or presidential proclamations for this day. Even though we didn't, this is still a holiday that is publicized to celebrate.
So enjoy the day and have fun with it.
We found recognition from calendar sites and personal Internet sites that blog and share information about this holiday. Some sites talk about all the peculiar people they've met and what made them so peculiar. After all, life would be so boreing if we didn't have uniquely different people now wouldn't it!
How can I Celebrate this holiday?
- Find something peculiar about yourself! - Chances are, you to can find something peculiar about yourself if you look hard enough. Make a game of it with friends. Let each person tell what they think is peculiar about themselves. Be careful- you don't want to tell why you think the person beside you is peculiar- you may get slapped. Plus you don't want to hurt anyones feelings now do you. It's ok to talk about yourself though-
- Every Holiday deserves a party! - Get ready for your next party by shopping for the lastest supplies to make your holday a real hit. We found a place that sales products for children and adult parties both.
- Send Free Internet Invitations! - If your ready to get together with your friends don't forget to invite them by email with these fun Internet Invitations. They are always fun & FREE!
Other Names for Perculiar
Out of the ordinary; odd; curious; unusual.
un-ordinary, extraordinary, strange, uncommon, intriguing, wacky, weird, different, abnormal, and quirky.
Other January Holidays around the world
When is this holiday celebrated?
Peculiar People Day is celebrated annually on
January 10 in the United States!
Happy Holidays everyone!
Today is not the day to poke fun. On this day we are encouraged to honor peculiar people in our life!