Inventors Day

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Inventors Day around the world in 2021
Thomas Alva Edison Image via Library of Congress

About Inventors Day

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Dates of Inventors Day
2022 InternationalFeb 11
International Fri, Feb 11Observances Holiday
2021 InternationalFeb 11
International Thu, Feb 11Observances Holiday
2020 InternationalFeb 11
International Tue, Feb 11Observances Holiday
2019 InternationalFeb 11
International Mon, Feb 11Observances Holiday
Summary
You don't need a lighbulb moment to realize that Inventors Day also honors Thomas Edison.

Inventors Day has been officially celebrated in the U.S. since 1983. President Reagan chose February 11 as the date of the holiday as it is the birthday of Thomas Edison, one of the most prolific inventors the world has ever seen.

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