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.

We have 50 holidays listed for October 1.

October 1 is also…

DateHolidayCategoryTagsRegion
AIDS Awareness Month, ,
American Cheese Month,
Blindness Awareness Month,
Breast Cancer Awareness Month, ,
Caffeine Addiction Recovery Month,
Down Syndrome Awareness Month,
Eat Better, Eat Together Month, ,
Emotional Wellness Month, , ,
Fair Trade Month
Fungal Disease Awareness Week, ,
German-American Heritage Month, ,
​Global Diversity Awareness Month, , ,
Health Literacy Month, , ,
Healthy Lung Month,
​Italian-American Heritage Month,
National ADHD Awareness Month,
National Book Month, , ,
​National Bullying Prevention Month, ,
National Caramel Month,
National Chili Month,
National Chiropractic Month,
National Critical Illness Awareness Month,
National Dental Hygiene Month, ,
National Depression Education and Awareness Month, ,
National Dessert Month, ,
​National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, ,
National Ergonomics Month,
National Liver Awareness Month,
National Pasta Month, ,
National Pescatarian Month, , , , ,
National Physical Therapy Month,
National Pickled Peppers Month,
National Pizza Month, ,
National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, ,
National Pretzel Month,
National Protect Your Hearing Month,
National Sausage Month,
National Spina Bifida Awareness Month,
Polish American Heritage Month,
Rett Syndrome Awareness Month, ,
Vegetarian Month,
World Menopause Month,