August 15th Holidays

August 15th is the 227th day in the Gregorian calendar. In 1918, diplomatic ties between the U.S. and Russia were severed. In 1939, the 'Wizard of Oz' debuted in Hollywood, Calif. The Allied Forces of WWII landed in Southern France in 1944. India became independent of Britain and was split into India and Pakistan in 1947. Napoleon Bonaparte, Julia Child, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lawrence were born on this day. National Lemon Meringue Pie Day and National Relaxation Day are celebrated on August 15th.

We have 26 holidays listed for August 15.

Aug15

Chant at the Moon Day

Ah, summer, where the days are long and the nights are longer.

Aug15

Indian Independence Day

Join in the celebration of what Nehru called India's "Tryst with Destiny."

Aug15

National Relaxation Day

Sometimes, you just have to stop and smell the roses.

Aug15

Check the Chip Day

This Check the Chip Day, use microchipping to keep your pets safe.

Aug15

Discovery Day

Enjoy walking tours, art exhibits, a golf tournament and more on Discovery Day.

Aug15

Feast of the Assumption

Christians observe the Virgin Mary’s bodily ascent to heaven at the end of her life.

Aug15

Flooding of the Nile

The Flooding of The Nile is an event shrouded in myth, history, and modern-day mystery.

Aug15

Foundation of Old Panama City

Panama City is the oldest European settlement on the Pacific and a UNESCO heritage site.

Aug15

Liberation Day

Celebrate the restoration of national independence that was lost for 36 years under Japanese rule.

Aug15

Liechtenstein National Day

August 15 is Liechtenstein National Day. Are you ready to celebrate?

Aug15

Malaita Province Day

Celebrate this special holiday with the people of Malatia Province and show your pride!

Aug15

National Acadian Day

Happy Acadian Day to all Acadians in Canada; we are celebrating with you today!

Aug15

National Back To School Prep Day

Do you have all the supplies that you need? Is the homework station set up?

Aug15

National Jean Day

Jean is one of the most iconic names in history and today we celebrate it.

Aug15

National Leathercraft Day

It’s not just a craft, it’s an art. Celebrate the art of leathercrafting today!

Aug15

National Lemon Meringue Pie Day

Take your taste buds on an unforgettable journey with the amazing lemon meringue pie!

Aug15

National Philip Day

Learn more about the name Philip and the people who share the same name.

Aug15

No Sponge Bob Day

Today all residents of Bikini Bottom, except SpongeBob SquarePants, have their version of the Burning Man.

Aug15

San Martin Day

On San Martin Day, we pay tribute to a national hero!

Aug15

St Mary's Day

St. Mary’s Day events and processions attract many thousands of visitors every year.

Aug15

World Greatness Day

This special holiday is your chance to celebrate the unsung heroes in your life.

Aug15

Natasha Bure’s Birthday

This multi-talented actress and YouTube star is quickly becoming a household name in the movie industry.

Aug15

Napoleon Bonaparte’s Birthday

Let's take a look at the life of Napoleon Bonaparte, the French military and political leader.

Aug15

Matt Lobster’s Birthday

This talented content creator is creating his success one post at a time!

Aug15

Jill Vertes’s Birthday

This popular “Dance Mom” hasn’t forgotten her time on the show and the friends she made.

Aug15

Destiny Morales’s Birthday

This social media star is creating her legacy one post at a time.