≅ special days in januaryNew Year's Day – January 1.
Handsel Monday in Scotland and northern England – First Monday.
Coptic Christmas – January 7.
Plough Sunday in Scotland and northern England – Sunday after January 6.
Coming-of-Age Day in Japan – Second Monday.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in the United States – Third Monday.
Australia Day in Australia – January 26.
Republic Day in India – January 26.
Makara Sankranthi (Festival of Harvest) in India – January 15.
Auckland Anniversary in Auckland, New Zealand – Monday closest to January 29.
≅ more about januaryBirthstone: Garnet.
Birth flower: Carnation or snowdrop.
Chinese floral emblem: Plum blossom.
Japanese floral emblem: Camellia.