October 10th is the 283rd day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day then Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned after being charged with income tax evasion; the Women's Social and Political Union was founded in Britain to support voting rights for women, and the Great Chicago Fire was ignited by a barn accident. Famous October 10th birthdays include Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and pop singer Mya. Today is World Mental Health Day and National Hug a Drummer Day.
We have 19 holidays listed for October 10.
Health and Sports Day (Japan)
Keep reading to learn the history of Sports Day and what activities to take part in.
Indigenous Peoples' Day
Native American people are honored and celebrated on Indigenous Peoples’ Day.
International Stage Management Day
Grab a seat while we appreciate the people who rule backstage.
Lotu a Tamaiti Holiday
On this holiday, let’s join the Samoan Islanders in acknowledging, celebrating, and honoring childhood!
National Angel Food Cake Day
Be inspired by the spongy goodness as we dive into one of America’s favorite desserts.
National Cake Decorating Day
With holiday dessert buffets coming up soon, now is the perfect time to practice your technique!
National Heritage Day in Turks and Caicos
Let’s join the Islanders in Turks and Caicos to celebrate this important day in their history!
National Heroes' Day of Bahamas
Get ready to celebrate this beautiful day in the Bahamas this National Heroes’ Day.
National Hug a Drummer Day
Behind every song that stirs your soul, there's a drummer keeping a beat.
National Online Bank Day
Do you remember the last time you visited a bank? Neither do we, thanks to online banking.
World Day Against The Death Penalty
Raise your voices as we mark an important day to bring an end to the death penalty.