National Make a Friend Day
National Make a Friend Day is a day created to make a friend. This is the day you should put yourself out there and try to meet someone new and make a new friend. Making friends is easier when you are in school where there is more of an opportunity to meet people who are like you. As an adult, it becomes more of a challenge. Since friends are important and can be one of life’s most valuable assets, go out there and try to make a friend. In honor of the day of course.
When is National Make a Friend Day?
Celebrated the same day every year – February 11th.
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How is National Make a Friend Day Celebrated?
Get out there and introduce yourself to someone you think would make a good friend. Whether it be someone you sit near on the train to work, someone you work with who you may not know very well – this day is all about reaching out and making a new friend. Try something new and join a group you may not normally do. Smile and be pleasant and you will find someone to talk to and who knows maybe they will turn out to be your friend.
Fun National Make a Friend Day Facts:
- Studies show that on average people will remain long-term friends with 1 out of every 12 people they consider to be friends
Celebrities who celebrate their birthday on February 11th:
- Sarah Palin – Former Governor of Alaska, Reality Star
- Sheryl Crowe – Singer
- Burt Reynolds – Actor
- Jennifer Aniston – Actress
- Thomas Edison – Inventor
- Jeb Bush – Politician
- Kelly Rowland – Singer
- Brandy – Singer
- Eva Gabor – Actress
- Sidney Sheldon – Author
- Taylor Lautner – Actor
Popular Social Media Hashtags:
#makeafriendday #friendday #makeafriend #youvegotafriend
February is filled with a variety of holidays including Elmo’s Birthday, Stuffed Mushroom Day, National Wear Red Day and let us not forget World Nutella Day. We have you covered whether you are looking for a holiday in a specific month or industry – Special Days of the Month is your go-to place.