National International Safety Pin Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: April 10, 2017 is National International Safety Pin Day.

International Safety Pin Day

Celebrate simplicity and functionality this Safety Pin Day. Legend has it that, in 1949, Walter Search, the inventor from the safety pin, owed a buddy $15 and made the decision to invent new things to be able to generate the money to pay back him. His invention was the security pin and, on the 1000 years later, it’s still getting used in houses all over the world!Strong and sharp, yet safe enough for use on clothing, safety hooks really are a simple yet ingenious invention, which practically everybody has utilized sooner or later. A good inspiration from Walter Search this Safety Pin Day and then try to develop your personal clever invention? It’s an excellent challenge for kids, too, who like to develop new ideas. Possibly provide a prize to find the best new invention watching their little minds tick away.

Longest chain of safety pins: Watertown breaks Guinness World Records record
Longest chain of safety pins: Watertown breaks Guinness World Records record

6,281 on April 10, 1849. His invention is celebrated every April 10th as International Safety Pin Day. It took several hours for dozens of volunteers to connect the more than 175,000 safety pins used to set the record. Photo: Justin Sorensen (enlarge ...

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Watertown Downtown Businesses After Safety Pin Record
Watertown Downtown Businesses After Safety Pin Record

The event will be held on April 11 -- the first Saturday after International Safety Pin Day. "The Watertown Downtown Business Association will try to break the Guinness World Record title for the longest safety pin chain on Saturday, April 11, 2015 in ...

Watertown safely pins down Guinness World Record attempt
Watertown safely pins down Guinness World Record attempt

His invention is celebrated every April 10th as International Safety Pin Day. That's why Saturday was chosen to honor Mr. Hunt's “memory and legacy,” Mr. Winters said. Pins Across Watertown served as one of the DBA's primary fundraising events for 2015.

April 10, 2017 is also Sibling Day