This is our day guide for Thursday August 5th 2021 which shows you at a glance what's happening on this day around the world. Using the calendar on this page, you can look at a day guide for any day. Why not look up your birthday to see which holidays you share it with?

Observances on August 5th 2021

International Traffic Light Day

International Traffic Light Day

Ready, Steady, Go! This day highlights the importance of Traffic Lights.

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National Oyster Day

National Oyster Day

Don't clam up - here's some pearls of wisdom for National Oyster Day

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National Underwear Day

National Underwear Day

This is a brief, some would say pants, description of National Underwear Day

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Public Holidays on August 5th 2021

August Thursday

August Thursday

The highlight of August Thursday is the boat race that starts from Meads Bay

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Burkina Faso Independence Day

Burkina Faso Independence Day

Marks independence from French rule on 5 August 1960

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Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day

Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day

The full title of the holiday is 'Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day and the Day of Croatian Defenders'

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Fiestas Patronales Holiday

Fiestas Patronales Holiday

Festivities are held in honour of the Divine Saviour of the World in San Salvador

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Equatorial Guinea Freedom Day

Equatorial Guinea Freedom Day

Marks the date in 1979 when Teodoro Obiang deposed Macías Nguema

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Kiribati Youth Day

Kiribati Youth Day

A day to encourage a healthy lifestyle amongst the younger generation in Kiribati

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Our Lady of Africa

Our Lady of Africa

The Church of Santa María de África was consecrated on August 5th 1752

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