QUIZ: Do these national appreciation days really exist?

15:14 17 February 2017

Today in National Random Acts of Kindness Day. Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Today in National Random Acts of Kindness Day. Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto

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Today is National Random Act of Kindness Day - but is National Drink Wine Day real? (We hope so.) Is there such a thing as National Pop Goes The Weasel day? Take our quiz and find out...

As some of you may or may not know, today (Friday) is National ‘Random Act of Kindness Day’.

Whether this means buying a stranger a cup of coffee or allowing a fellow shopper go ahead of you in the queue- make sure to show your support.

Because who doesn’t love dedicating their days to celebrating really random things?

In fact, it seems as though every day of the year is ‘National…’ something day, each one more bizarre than the last.

But can you guess which ones are real? We’ve put together a little quiz to test your knowledge on celebratory national days.

At this point, you may be feeling rather confident - but this test will leave you questioning whether ‘National Pencil Day’ truly does exist.

Make sure you share your scores on social media and see if you can beat your friends?

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