Kiss a Ginger Day (January 12)
If you know and love a natural redhead, then January 12 is the day to let your redheaded loved one how much by participating in Kiss a Ginger Day. You can kiss them on the cheek or the lips, wherever you want. The unofficial holiday started in 2009 thanks to Derek Forgie as a day of appreciation and to combat stereotypes and bullying. Started via social media, it quickly took off.
Some facts about individuals with red hair: Scotland has the highest concentration of red hair at 13% while Ireland has the second highest concentration at 10%. The percentage of red hair in the world population is only 2%. Bees are most likely to sting redheads. Redheads require more anesthesia during surgery. Redheads have a higher chance of skin cancer and bruise more easily.