Today’s events include:
Frozen Yogurt Day – Ice Cream for Breakfast Day – Lace Day – Lame Duck Day – Take Your Child to the Library Day – Waitangi Day – International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation – Ronald Reagan Day
Focus: Waitangi Day
This day celebrates the signing of New Zealand’s founding document, the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840. Named after Waitangi, which is where the treaty was signed.
Daily Trivia: Nearly 200 years before turducken became popular, there was the Rôti Sans Pareil: a bustard stuffed with a turkey-goose-pheasant-chicken-duck-guineafowl-teal-woodcock-partridge-plover-lapwing-quail-thrush-lark-orlolan-bunting and garden warbler, the last being just big enough to hold an olive.