National Old Maids Day

Category: Folk
National Old Maids Day in USA in 2022

About National Old Maids Day

How long until National Old Maids Day?
National Old Maids Day .
Dates of National Old Maids Day
2023 USA Sunday, June 4thNational Old Maids Day
2022 USA Saturday, June 4thNational Old Maids Day
2021 USA Friday, June 4thNational Old Maids Day
2020 USA Thursday, June 4thNational Old Maids Day
2019 USA Tuesday, June 4thNational Old Maids Day
Summary
If you are female, over 30, unmarried and live in the 19th century, this is your day.

Observances and National Days are often subject to the passing of time. A few decades ago, maybe there was a telegram day, or crossing the Atlantic in under a week Day, but as society advances, so do holidays.

This is a good example of one. In the middle of the 20th century, Marion Richards saw that Mothers had their special day, but that unmarried, childless women were pretty much ignored. Richard begans the first "Old Maids" Day to recognise their contribution to society. She hoped that the day would take on the same importance as Mother's Day, but it wasn't to be.

This was in part in shifting attitudes to those who decide to live their life without getting married or having children, and are perfectly happy about that without having a special day.

Similar Observances

Read more about Halloween

Halloween 🎃

Ireland is believed to be the birthplace of the Halloween festival.

Read More
Read more about Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

February 2nd each year brings the most-watched weather forecast of the year—and the only one led by a rodent.

Read More
Read more about National Tooth Fairy Day

National Tooth Fairy Day

Because anyone who can make a money magically appear under your pillow deserves a special day!

Read More
Read more about April Fools Day

April Fools Day 🤪

Find out the dates, history and traditions of April Fools Day

Read More
Explore more Folk holidays

Other Observances on June 4th 2022

Read more about Flag Day of the Finnish Defence Forces

Flag Day of the Finnish Defence Forces

Flag Day of the Finnish Defence Forces, on the birthday of Marshal Mannerheim

Read More
Read more about International Corgi Day

International Corgi Day

It’s a holiday created to celebrate corgis and corgi-mixes around the world! Thursday, June 4, 2020 is the first annual celebration.

Read More
Read more about Treaty of Trianon

Treaty of Trianon

Marks the signing of a peace treaty in 1920 that formally ended World War I between the Allies and the Kingdom of Hungary

Read More
Read more about National Trails Day

National Trails Day

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

Read More
All events on June 4th 2022