Happy National Rubber Ducky Day
Today, January 13, is National Rubber Ducky Day!!!
No one knows the exact origin of when the first rubber duck was first made, but it’s been around since the rise of the rubber industry during the end of the 19th century. In 1970, the song “Rubber Duckie” was performed by Jim Henson as Ernie on Sesame Street and has been an iconic American symbol since.
So have Happy National Rubber Ducky Day and start your weekend off right with a relaxing bubble bath and a rubber ducky or two!
Want more info on Rubber Ducks or for lyrics on the Rubber Duckie song? Check out www.rubaduck.com.
Random fact: On Sesame Street, Ernie’s duck’s birthday is also on January 13th.