What happened on August 24th? This Day in History: August 24
Mount Vesuvius in Italy erupted on this day in 79 ce, destroying the ancient cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum, and the excavations of these sites in the mid-18th century precipitated the modern science of archaeology.
What holidays are on August 24th?
- Can Opener Day.
- International Day Against Intolerance, Discrimination and Violence based on Musical Preferences, Lifestyle, and Dress Code.
- International Strange Music Day.
- Knife Day.
- National Peach Pie Day.
- National Waffle Day.
- National Waffle Iron Day.
- Pluto Demoted Day.
What is the 237th day of the year? August 25 is the 237th day of the year (238th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar; 128 days remain until the end of the year.
What is celebrated on 25th August? National Kiss and Make up Day reminds us to end the quarrels, arguments, and fights. Instead, come to an agreement with anyone you’ve had a disagreement with on National Kiss and Make up Day on August 25th. Similar to the April 2nd National Reconciliation Day, THIS National Day gives us a chance to make amends.