National Bird Day

January 5 — birds in the Bible and all around us

Photograph by Alcedo Atthis on Pixabey

Never mind that it’s also National Whipped Cream Day and National Screenwriters Day. In 1894, Charles Almanzo Babcock, Superintendent of Schools in Oil City, Pennsylvania announced the first holiday to celebrate birds as National Bird Day in the United States. So today is a day to learn about birds.

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Aikya Param

Aikya Param


Rev. Aikya Param is a Staff Minister at Agape Bay Area in Piedmont, California, a visual artist, and writer.