January 27, 2018

National Chocolate Cake Day

Chocolate cake is a cake flavored with melted chocolate and cocoa powder.

International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust

A United Nations resolution declared January 27, the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp, as an annual International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust, and urged Member States to develop educational programs to instill the memory of the tragedy in future generations to prevent genocide from occurring again.

National Seed Swap Day

In the United States, the last Saturday of January is "National Seed Swap Day," where gardeners meet to exchange seeds.