August 29 is the 241st day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the Treaty of Picquigny ended a war between France and England, Michael Faraday discocered electromagnetic induction, and Netflix launched its internet DVD rental. Famous birthdays include Lea Michele, Ingrid Bergman, and Liam Payne. August 29 also marks National Lemon Juice Day.
We have 18 holidays listed for August 29.
Founding Anniversary of the Senate
Get ready for a historical trip to the politics of the Philippine Senate.
Individual Rights Day
Celebrate your individual rights and the man who made it happen — John Locke.
International Day against Nuclear Tests
Let’s raise awareness about the devastating effects of nuclear weapons.
Late Summer Bank Holiday
Summer comes to an end, and Autumn begins, but not before the Late Summer Bank Holiday!
Literacy & Numeracy Week
Read about it, write about it, crunch it, and calculate it all through this week!
National Heroes Day of Philippines
Get ready to understand the importance of National Heroes of Philippines Day and its history.
National Sports Day
Calling all sports fans! Join us in celebrating field hockey and all other sporting activities.
National Uprising Day
On Slovak National Uprising Anniversary, we’re celebrating peace and honoring the lost.
Summer Bank Holiday (England and Wales)
Enjoy the last dregs of the summer holidays by indulging in fun activities at festivals and more!
William Levy’s Birthday
The former model and actor became an international sensation for his good looks and acting abilities.
Newton Pittman’s Birthday
The popular American voice artist has built a major fan following with his anime dubs.
John Locke’s Birthday
The Father of Liberalism, British philosopher John Locke, continues to influence philosophical discourse, even today.
Iris Apfel’s Birthday
The public saw Apfel in her full glory, and that started her career in mainstream fashion.