We have 27 holidays listed for October 1.
October 1 is the 274th day of the Gregorian calendar. Congress established Yosemite National Park, Stanford University opened in California. High speed bullet train service was established connecting Tokyo to Osaka. Famous birthdays include Julie Andrews, Zach Galifianakis and Brie Larson. Today is National Black Dog Day.
International Coffee Day
It energize you, warms you, refreshes you, keep you awake, and makes your life better.
National Homemade Cookies Day
Bakers, homemakers, and cookie enthusiasts, preheat your ovens to serve up these delicious treats.
World Vegetarian Day
Did you know that approximately 10% of the world's population is vegetarian?
Balloons Around the World Day
You don’t need to be good at party tricks to perform these balloon activities!
Change A Light Day
Let there be light all over as we take you on an amazing journey with LEDs!
Chinese National Day
Put on your patriotic hat as we get ready to ring in Chinese National Day.
Cyprus Independence Day
Gather your family and friends — it’s time to observe Cyprus Independence Day!
Filipino American History Month
Celebrating the history, heritage, and culture of the Filipino-American community.
International Day of Older Persons
Older people are fonts of wisdom, experience, and storytelling.
International Music Day
Find out how music can contribute towards creating a more harmonious society.
International Raccoon Appreciation Day
Raccoons might not be the best pets, but they are no pests either.
Investiture Ceremony of the Captains Regent
Hit the streets as we celebrate the historic Investiture Ceremony of the Captain’s Regent.
Model T Day
Pay homage to the legendary Henry Ford by remembering one of his most revolutionary creations.
National Day of China
The celebrations of National Day of China are a part of China’s “Golden Week.”
National Fire Pup Day
Dogs have historically worked, lived, and slept alongside members of local fire departments.
National Hair Day
Celebrate your personality as personified by your hair and explore ways to keep it lustrously healthy.
National Lace Day
If you have ever dreamed of a lace wedding dress, then this holiday is for you.
National Poetry Day
"Roses are red, violets are blue, we are so happy, to be celebrating poetry with you!"
National Police Memorial Day
Join us as we explore the story behind National Police Memorial Day.
Nigeria Independence Day
Don your best green and white clothes and spend the day celebrating Nigerian Independence!
ROK Alliance Day
We commemorate the alliance treaty signing between the United States and the Republic of Korea today.
Teacher's Day in Uzbekistan
On Teacher’s Day in Uzbekistan, we join the nation in recognizing and honoring educators and teachers.
Tuvalu Independence Day
Read on to learn how this island nation got its independence from its British colonial masters.
World Communion Sunday
Every Christian Church and any denomination that promotes Christian unity are one.
World Sake Day
Get your best sake, invite your family and friends, and celebrate the day together.