April 12th is National Big Wind, National Colorado, National For Twelves, National Grilled Cheese Sandwich, National Licorice and more!

National Big Wind Day

On April 12th, National Big Wind Day in the United States observes the detection of the world's highest natural wind gust measured on the Earth's surface, which is observed each year in the United States. The Mount Washington Observatory in 1934 recorded winds at 231 miles per hour on the afternoon of April 12, 1934.

National For Twelves Day

On National for Twelves Day (4/12), the nation will commemorate a magnificent number that holds sway in many ways.

National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day

Each year, National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day, which takes place on April 12th, honors one of the country's best comfort foods. Why wouldn't it be when we're talking about bread grilled to perfection and warm, gooey, melted cheese?

National Licorice Day

On April 12th, each year commemorates licorice in all its variations. It also acknowledges its past, health benefits, and international recognition. You won't be restricted when it comes to licorice, either. There are a variety of licorice candies, licorice ropes, jelly beans, jewelry, and many others to try.

National Only Child Day

The individual child, the siblingless, the one and onlies, are among National Only Child Day's highlights on April 12th. You know who you are. These days, there are more of you than in decades past.