October

October

  • October is the 10th month of the year with 31 days.
  • October is in the Autumn / Fall season.

October Birthstone

  • Opal - a gem-quality form of hydrated amorphous silicon dioxide is gemologically classed as a mineraloid rather than a mineral and comes in a wide variety of colors such as Pink, Black, Blue, White, Green, Yellow, Purple, Red, Grey, Orange, Brown.
  • Tourmaline -  a semi-precious gemstone that comes in a wide variety of colors such as Green, Black, Pink, Blue, Red, Yellow, Purple, White, Orange, Grey, Brown.

October Flower

  • Marigolds

October Zodiac Sign

  • Libra - People born from October 1st to October 22nd.
  • Scorpio - Those born from October 23rd to October 31st

October Holidays, Special Days, and Observances.

The month of October is full of great reasons to celebrate life moments with those we care about.

  • October 1st Is International Day for the Elderly
  • October 1st is World Vegetarian Day
  • October 1st is National Homemade Cookies Day
  • October 2nd is International Day of Non-Violence
  • October 2nd is National Custodial Worker Day
  • October 3rd is National Boyfriends Day
  • October 4th is ​National Cinnamon Roll Day
  • October 4th is National Crunchy Taco Day
  • October 4th is National Taco Day
  • October 4th is Feast Of St Francis Assisi
  • October 5th is World Teachers' Day
  • October 6thh is World Cerebral Palsy Day
  • October 6th is Mad Hatter Day
  • October 6th is when Oktoberfest ends
  • October 6th is Physician Assistant Day
  • October 7th is Dussehra
    October 7th is National Frappe Day
  • October 7th is World Habitat Day
  • October 7th is Child Health Day
  • October 9th is World Post Day
  • October 9th is World Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
  • October 9th is Leif Erikson Day
  • October 9th is Yom Kippur
  • October 10th is National Angel Food Cake Day
  • October 10th is World Mental Health Day
  • October 10th is World Sight Day
  • October 11th is National Sausage Pizza Day
  • October 11th is International Day of the Girl Child
  • October 12th is World Hospice and Palliative Care Day
  • October 12th is Old Farmer's Day
  • October 12th is National Gumbo Day
  • October 13th is Navy Birthday
  • October 13th is Chicago Marathon
  • October 14th is First Day of Sukkot
  • October 14th is Columbus Day (Most regions)
  • October 14th is Native Americans' Day (South Dakota)
  • October 14th is Indigenous People's Day (Many regions)
  • October 15th is International Day of Rural Women
  • October 15th is White Cane Safety Day
  • October 16th is National Feral Cat Day
  • October 16th is World Food Day
  • October 16th is Boss's Day
  • October 17th is National Pasta Day
  • October 17th is World Day for Poverty Eradication
  • October 18th is Alaska Day
  • October 18th is National Chocolate Cupcake Day
  • October 18th is National Mammography Day
  • October 19th is Sweetest Day
  • October 20th is Last Day of Sukkot
  • October 21st is Back to the Future Day
  • October 21st is Shmini Atzeret
  • October 21st is National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day
  • October 22nd is Simchat Torah
  • October 24th is National Bologna Day
  • October 24th is United Nations Day
  • October 24th is World Development Information Day
  • October 25th is Nevada Day
  • October 27th is National Black Cat Day
  • October 27th is Mother-In-Law Day
  • October 27th is World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
  • October 27th is Diwali/Deepavali
  • October 28th is ​National First Responders Day
  • October 29th is National Cat Day
  • October 29th is World Stroke Day
  • October 30th is National Candy Corn Day
  • October 31st is Carve a Pumpkin Day
  • October 31st is World Cities Day
  • October 31st is Halloween
Enjoy celebrating the entire month of October!
  • Adopt a Shelter Dog Month
  • American Pharmacist Month
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month
  • National Pizza Month
  • ​Italian-American Heritage Month
  • American Cheese Month
  • Blindness Awareness Month
  • National Bullying Prevention Month
  • National Caramel Month
  • National Chili Month
  • National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month