These lucky celebrities have days named after them
J. R. R. Tolkien day is celebrated on January 7
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Can you imagine having an entire 24-hour period celebrated in your honor by tons of people, every single year? These stars can! In fact, some of them get an entire weekend or even a week. This list of honored public figures have had days dedicated to them for many different reasons. For many, it's due to their exceptional contribution to the arts or to the sporting world. Others were honored after their untimely deaths, and some just have some extremely zealous fans.
Click through this gallery to see which respected stars have their own day.
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