National Short Person Day

National Short Person Day

Some people who are short love the way they are. There is the greatest advantage of being short. Yes! On being a short person would look younger than his/her age.

There is a national day dedicated to short people. People can be just short due to their genes without any disability, or some are short due to disabilities.

There is also a national day for short girls. The national day for short girls falls on December 21st and the National short person day falls on December 22nd. The National short person day is celebrated in other parts of the world too, but it is more popular in the United States of America.


History of National short person-day


The history of comforting short people dates back to the 1400s. The shoes called chopines raised the height of a person to 18 inches. Noblewomen wore them in Venice.

Queen Elizabeth 1 also portrayed herself wearing high heels, showing that wearing footwear with heels adds beauty to a short person. But, it is unknown when and how the trend of celebrating a national day came into existence.


Facts on National short person day


  1. It is said that half of the Americans are below average in height when compared to others around the world. So, National short person day is widely popular in the United States of America.
  2. Girls are generally shorter when compared to boys. So, there is a day to appreciate short girls. The national day dedicated to short girls is to boost their self-confidence.
  3. International day for dwarfism falls on October 25th. It must not be confused with the national short person, which is a recent trend. Dwarfism day brings awareness to dwarfism, and it has been a tradition for a long around the world.


What should we do not National short person day?


It would be nice to bring a smile to the face of a friend or family member who is short on a national short person day. We could get a gift for them and make them feel good.

If you are a short person, you could try to feel good on national short person day by posting on social media about the advantages of being short.


Why should we celebrate National short person day?


  1. There is a national short person day to enforce the fact that being short can be held with pride.
  2. The acceptance of short persons is also promoted on a national short person day. So, that people would be sensitive enough to short persons and not humiliate them.
  3. Short persons would feel more comfortable, and it will boost self-confidence.

Being short is natural, and it is just the way God has destined a short person to be. Many short persons are popular around the world. As being tall is seen as pride, being short is also pride. Let the short people feel good on a national short person day.


When is National Short Person Day?


2020Dec 22
2021Dec 22
2022Dec 22
2023Dec 22


Other Days Celebrated in December


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