Pocky/Pretz/Pepero Day (Japan and South Korea): you can make your own using this recipe.
1889 Washington State founded: where Starbucks and Microsoft come from.
Angola Independence Day (from Portugal, 1975)
Angola was first inhabited by hunter-gatherers, and then the Bantu people. The Portuguese explorer Diogo Cão arrived in 1484, and the Portuguese soon established forts, settlements and trading posts – mainly for trading in Angolan slaves. Nice.
(to be continued…)
Poland Independence Day (1918)
Maldives Republic Day