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 17 holidays listed for October 1.
International Coffee Day
It energize you, warms you, refreshes you, keep you awake, and makes your life better.
Model T Day
Pay homage to the legendary Henry Ford by remembering one of his most revolutionary creations.
Chinese National Day
Put on your patriotic hat as we get ready to ring in Chinese National Day.
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.
Kids Music Day
Strike some melodious notes with your kids while allowing them to soak themselves in music.
Read on for tips to participate in celebrating America's most exceptional minds and machines.
National Homemade Cookies Day
Bakers, homemakers, and cookie enthusiasts, preheat your ovens to serve up these delicious treats.
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!"
World Vegetarian Day
Did you know that approximately 10% of the world's population is vegetarian?