What is it?
"National Talk Like a Pirate Day" began in 1995 when a couple of guys, John Baur and Mark Summers, created a day dedicated to speaking the pirate lingo.
After celebrating the day on September 19 for seven years, renowned columnist Dave Barry wrote a piece about the slightly strange annual event last year.
Thus..."National Talk Like a Pirate Day " turned international.
For further information and explanation, visit www.talklikeapirate.com/.