Railroad Workers' Day is a professional holiday celebrated in some former Soviet Republics (namely Russia, Belarus and Kyrgyzstan) on the first Sunday in August. It was first established in the late 19th century to honor Emperor Nicholas I of Russia.
August 7 is National Raspberries N' Cream Day in the United States. This food holiday is devoted to the delightful combination of ripe, juicy, tender raspberries and heavy, delicious cream.
Friendship Day is an informal holiday celebrated in some countries on the first Sunday in August. It was initially created by the greeting card industry in the early 20th century.