Feb 15, 2020 — Each year, World Hippo Day on February 15th provides a special day to celebrate the world's third-largest mammal. It's also a day to learn more about the hippopotamus. The blue whale and the African elephant are the only two mammals in the world that are larger than the hippopotamus.
Feb 15, 2020 — Observed on February 15th, National Gumdrop Day recognizes a favorite candy of many; the gumdrop! There's no question as to what to do. Eat gumdrops and eat as many as you want! Gumdrops are a tasty, colorful, chewy candy that is made with gelatin and then coated with sugar.
This parade takes place every year on February 15, the date on which followers believe John Frum will return, and which is observed as "John Frum Day" in Vanuatu. In the late 1970s, John Frum followers opposed the imminent creation of an independent united nation of Vanuatu.