Bicycle Day

Bicycle Day Quick Facts - GB

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2020 Date19 April 2020
2021 Date19 April 2021
Bicycle Day

Bicycle Day History

Bicycle Day celebrates the day Dr. Albert Hoffmann bicycled home on LSD. He is credited with the discovery of LSD (Lysergic Acid Diethylamide). Hoffman was a scientist and a chemist. This day commemorates his bicycle ride home while high on LSD. During the bicycle ride he experienced side effects such as confusion, dizziness, and he felt partially paralyzed. Today people celebrate this day by cycling. This observance is on April 19 every year and often confused with World Bicycle Day on June 3.

Bicycle Day Facts

  • Hoffman worked at a pharmaceutical company called Novartis where he conducted research on medicinal plants.

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