Newtons, most prominently fig newtons, are a Nabisco trademarked version of the fig roll, ... shemakesitclap (2013-10-25), How It's Made Fig Newton Cookies - Discovery Channel Science, retrieved 2017-02-10; ^ "National Fig Newton Day".
The day was first proposed by the late American newspaper columnist Harold Coffin.Nothing Day was founded with the intent of eventual self-destruction, through satirically reigning in what Coffin considered a glut of recently established, useless commemorative days.
Nothing Day is an "un-event" proposed in 1972 by columnist Harold Pullman Coffin and observed annually on January 16 since 1973, when it was added to Chase's Calendar of Events. It is not actually a public holiday, as that requires an act of Congress.
Jan 16, 2013 - Every dragon has its day, thanks to author Donita K. Paul's creation of Appreciate a Dragon Day in 2004. Commemorated every year on January 16, Appreciate a Dragon Day is marked by activities at children's museums and libraries to celebrate literacy and honor some of our favorite ...
For one red-hot day a year, the world’s chili heads, heat-seekers and extreme eaters can take their passion to extremes.International Hot and Spicy Foods Day sparks a wildfire of events, from habanero-eating challenges to fancy-dress contests and cook-offs of popular recipes.