National Apricot Day

Category: Food
National Apricot Day in USA in 2024
Image from Pixabay. CC0

About National Apricot Day

How long until National Apricot Day?
National Apricot Day .
Dates of National Apricot Day
2024 USA Tuesday, January 9thNational Apricot Day
2023 USA Monday, January 9thNational Apricot Day
2022 USA Sunday, January 9thNational Apricot Day
2021 USA Saturday, January 9thNational Apricot Day
2020 USA Thursday, January 9thNational Apricot Day
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Apricot Day

Apricots are an excellent source of vitamin A and a good source of vitamin C, dietary fiber, and potassium.

The fruit is a member of the rosaceae or rose family and is closely related to the similar-looking peach and plum. In Latin, the apricot is called praecocquum, which means "early-ripening peach."

It is said that Alexander the Great introduced apricot to Greece. It is believed that it was General Lucullus of Rome who brought apricot to Rome from Armenia.

Similar Observances

Read more about National Fettuccine Alfredo Day

National Fettuccine Alfredo Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Fettuccine Alfredo Day

Read More
Read more about National Pizza Day

National Pizza Day 🍕

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Pizza Day

Read More
Read more about National Cream Cheese Brownie Day

National Cream Cheese Brownie Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Cream Cheese Brownie Day

Read More
Read more about National Peppermint Patty Day

National Peppermint Patty Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Peppermint Patty Day

Read More
Explore more Food holidays

Other Observances on January 9th 2024

Read more about National Static Electricity Day

National Static Electricity Day

It might sound boring and sciencey - but with a balloon this becomes a hair-raising holiday!

Read More
Read more about Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.

Read More
All events on January 9th 2024