June 9, 2018

National Donald Duck Day

National Donald Duck Day is observed annually on June 9. The day commemorates the birthday of the animal cartoon character Donald Duck who made his first screen debut on June 9, 1934, in The Wise Little Hen.

National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day

On June 9 of each year, National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day is observed. Rhubarb, a tart vegetable, is often paired with sweet fruits making for a delicious dessert.

National Rose Day

Rose happens when the skins of red grapes touch wine for only a short time. Where some red wines ferment for weeks at a time on red grape skins, rose wines are stained red for just a few hours.