Frankenstein, the phenomenal novel believed to be the earliest examples of a science fiction work. As a way to honor its creator and its successful aftermath, Frankenstein Day is commemorated.

Frankenstein Day 2017

Frankenstein Day 2017 will take place on a Wednesday, 30th of August.

Frankenstein Day is celebrated every year at August 30

Frankenstein Day Origin

Mary Shelley, the creator of Frankenstein, was born in August 30, 1797. To give recognition to her work, Frankenstein Day was celebrated on her birth date.

Frankenstein Facts

1) Frankenstein was the given name of the scientist who created the experimental creature.

2) The language the creature learned was French.

3) The experimental creature was nameless.

4) When the creature started to exist, Dr. Frankenstein left it to survive by itself.

5) The novel Frankenstein was initiated out of a competition among Mary Shelley, Percy Shelley, Lord Byron and John Polidori to produce the most horrifying horror story. The novel’s storyline’s details were further elaborated in Mary Shelley’s dream which she was able to put into writing.

Frankenstein Day Celebration

Frankenstein, throughout the years, has evolved in terms of its film versions. Frankenstein Day is a day to explore those films. Why not have Frankenstein film marathons on this day?

Enjoy the old time thrill brought to you by the classic, Frankenstein.

The following are the Frankenstein variation films made:

  1. Frankenstein  (1931)
  2. Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
  3. Young Frankenstein (1974)
  4. Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1994)
  5. Frankenstein Meets the Wolfman (1943)

Frankenstein Day 2018

Frankenstein Day 2018 will happen on a Thursday, 30th of August.