National Andrew Day for the year 2023 is celebrated/observed on Tuesday, August 1st. There are until the next observance.
Every year on August 1st, National Andrew Day is observed. Andrew, a common male name, has been around for a long time. It is not just a well-known first name, but it has also gained popularity as a surname. This name has been used by everyone from “Titanic’s” Mr. Andrews to Hollywood star Julie Andrews. Today, we honor all Andrews throughout history, including political figures, historical figures, Hollywood stars, and pop icons. Furthermore, this is the moment to greet everyone named Andrew in your life, including friends, relatives, and family members. Discover more ways to commemorate National Andrew Day today.
📆 When is National Andrew Day?
This year, National Andrew Day is on August 1st. It is the 1st Tuesday in August; in 2024, it is on Thursday.
→ Did you know: “Andre” is the French counterpart of Andrew.
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📜 History of National Andrew Day
Saint Andrew of Troy was born in 235, Andrew I of Hungary was born in the 10th century, and Duke Andrew of Gaeta was born in the mid-11th century.
Since 1900, “Andrew” has consistently been among the top 100 most common baby names in the United States. However, its appeal was not limited to the United States. It was ranked 31st among the most popular baby names in Australia in 1940. It was ranked third in the United Kingdom in 1964 and fourth in 1974. However, it peaked in Scotland, where it was proclaimed the most popular baby name in 1993, with about 1,099 baby boys named “Andrew” that year.
Andrew’s popularity grew in the United States throughout the 2000s, reaching the Top 10 in 2005. However, it gradually dropped over time. It made a reappearance, though, after the popularity of “The Amazing Spider-Man,” in which Andrew Garfield played Peter Parker. At this point, the name was associated with heroic, “boy-next-door,” and sympathetic qualities.
☑️ National Andrew Day facts
✅ Andrew Lloyd Webber
He is regarded as one of the greatest composers of all time.
✅ Kings in Hungary
Three Kings of Hungary have been given the name “Andrew.”
✅ Andrew Garfield in 2022
“TIME” has named Andrew Garfield one of the Top 100 Most Influential People in the World.
✨ Things to do on National Andrew Day
⚡ Rewatch “Mary Poppins”
Nothing surpasses childhood nostalgia like a film that transports us back in time. “Mary Poppins,” featuring Dame Julie Andrews, never fails to delight!
⚡ Binge on “The Amazing Spider-Man” franchise
Let us pay thanks to the guy who restored Andrew’s popularity. Every comic book movie lover will like Andrew Garfield in “The Amazing Spider-Man.”
⚡ Take them out for a cup of coffee
The ideal way to commemorate National Andrew Day is to buy a cup of coffee for a friend or family member named Andrew. Over a cup of coffee, have a wonderful day out full of nice chats.
📅 National Andrew Day Observances
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