March 13, 2019

National Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day

First celebrated in 2008, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day was created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to increase the awareness of registered dietitian nutritionists as the indispensable providers of food and nutrition services and to recognize RDNs for their commitment to helping people enjoy healthy lives.

National Good Samaritan Day

A Good Samaritan is a person who voluntarily renders aid to another in distress although under no duty to do so.

National Earmuff Day

Earmuffs are a pair of soft fabric coverings, connected by a band across the top of the head, that are worn over the ears to protect them from cold or noise.

National Open an Umbrella Indoors Day

Opening an umbrella indoors is considered by some to bring bad luck.

National Coconut Torte Day

Coconut cake is a cake frosted with a white frosting and covered in coconut flakes. It is a popular dessert in the Southern region of the United States.

National K9 Veterans Day

National K9 Veterans Day originated with a retired military working dog trainer named Joseph Wright who wanted recognition for dogs who serve in military, law enforcement and other capacities. He selected March 13th because it is the official birthday of the US Army K9 Corps.

National Jewel Day

National Jewel Day is a day to appreciate precious jewels and recognize jewelers.