International Day of Awesomeness
International Day of Awesomeness is observed next on Sunday, March 10th, 2024 (345 days from today).
International Day of Awesomeness is celebrated on March 10 every year. While not perfect, each of us certainly has some or more outstanding and extraordinary qualities. The only problem is that most people don't realize and notice the amazing things and activities they do every day in all walks of life. If you've found it, you're great. If someone is inspired by you and your qualities, that's called awesome. Why not make excuses and make our greatness shine with a special celebration? The purpose of International Day of Awesomeness was to celebrate all great things including unrecognized and unrecognized and let them shine.
Some interesting facts about International Day of Awesomeness
A great day is one that we can definitely get through! It's a celebration of everything great, including yourself! After all, everyone is amazing every day, but they don't realize it. On this day, however, it is different! Greatness in all forms should be appreciated.
“’No one is perfect, but everyone can be great”. - This is the tagline of the day, which we replaced the old tagline with: "Because everyone needs an excuse to be great." The first tagline was created by Dan Lurie. The second tagline was created by the daughter of Kevin Lawver, who invented this date.
This day happens to be on the same day as Chuck Norris's birthday, and this is no coincidence. Who is Chuck Norris? He is from American and a screenwriter, film producer, actor, and martial artist.
It is not only a good day to celebrate everything great but it's also a wonderful chance to give us the motivation to try great things if we don't normally do! It's a supposedly fun day, so there's no need to take it too seriously. However, if there's something amazing you've been wanting to do for a long time, whether this is skydiving indoors or jumping out of an airplane, perhaps International Day of Awesomeness is the perfect opportunity for you to do it?
History of International Day of Awesomeness
Kevin Lawver led International Day of Awesomeness in August 2007, when it was noticed that his overall greatness needed to be celebrated by one of his interns. In true Lawver style, he declared the need for an International Day of Awesomeness and continued to post this sentiment on twitter. True to the style of those who are associated with unbelievable greatness, it has taken on a life of its own and is now a celebration of epic proportions.
Some of you may be wondering how, exactly, the date is chosen for this auspicious holiday. Well, for those who know the Patronus of Greatness, it should come as no surprise that the date chosen is Chuck Norris's. After all, there are few great fighters and great inspirations like this one. Not long after the holiday began, the motto: "No one is perfect, but everyone can be great". This is the kind of encouragement you need when your day spins, just remember: The truly great people are the ones who take a spiraling situation and turn it to their advantage.
How to celebrate International Day of Awesomeness
Why, just you! Walk down the street and be your unique and wonderful person, and then acknowledge the greatness in others! Get together with a group of friends and put on an awesomelympics show where you perform the most incredible feats imaginable. Whatever you do, it's important to remember that the center of the day is around being awesome and if you're not having fun, you're not going to be great!
You can also take the time to learn a little more about Chuck Norris on Great Days. Chuck served in the United States Air Force before winning multiple martial arts championships. He has been a black belt in Judo, Brazilian jiu-jitsu and Tang Soo Do. If that wasn't enough, he even went on to find his own discipline, called Chun Kuk Do. Hollywood called, and Chuck continued to train celebrities for film roles. This naturally led to him also appearing in a number of movies, including Good Guys Wear Black, Breaker! Breaker, and Way of the Dragon. Reading up on Chuck Norris is sure to inspire you to be the best version of yourself. You can even celebrate Great Days by watching one of the movies he starred in. In addition to the movies we mentioned, we will also recommend An Eye for an Eye, The Octagon and A Force of One. Chuck has also made several studio films, such as Lone Wolf McQuade, Forced Vengeance, and Silent Rage.
Another way is to make a list of all great things that you would like to do and make them come true in your life. Then you can start working, ticking everything off the list. You can share your views about International Day of Awesomeness and the pictures of the celebration on social media using the hashtag #DayOfAwesomeness.
ObservedInternational Day of Awesomeness has been observed annually on March 10th.
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Kevin Lawver on August 6th, 2007