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Peculiar People Day

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When is Peculiar People Day? This holiday is always observed on January 10

Peculiar People Day is certainly an odd and strange day. This January 10 holiday exists to recognize the strange and quirky people in our lives and to gain an appreciation for unique and different people.  Are you an “Odd Duck”? Many of us are. Un-ordinary, extraordinary, unusual, strange, odd, uncommon, intriguing, different, abnormal, and quirky. These are all things that we think of to describe the word “peculiar”. Most of these characteristics can be viewed as good, or not-so-good. Today is a day to look for the good in your peculiar acquaintances.

Peculiar People Day Traditions:

 If you are peculiar, this is your day to be honored and appreciated. Chances are, you will find something peculiar about yourself if you look hard enough. If you can’t find anything peculiar about yourself, then give some recognition and appreciation to your quirky friends and family.

How to Celebrate Peculiar People Day

  • Recognize that there are strange and peculiar people in your life.
  • Engage in conversation with peculiar people. Chances are, they have many interesting qualities, too. 
  • Look for good qualities in everyone you meet.
  • Recognize that a peculiar trait can actually be an asset in certain situations. Gain appreciation for this fact. 
  • Determine if you are peculiar in any way. Most of us have at least one odd thing about us Then, spend a few minutes to identify how it can be used in a positive way.

Thought for Today

“Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny.” – – Stephen Hawking

History and Origin of Peculiar People Day

Our research did not discover the origin or the creator of Peculiar People Day. We uncovered some references defining this day. But, we did not find the originator or the date that it was first celebrated.

We found numerous Ecard companies and calendars sites with this special day.

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