October 13th holidays

October 13th is the 286th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day 33 miners emerged to the surface in Copiapó, Chile after being trapped for a record 69 days underground; Ankara became the capital of Turkey, and B'nai B'rith, the oldest Jewish service organization in the world, was founded in New York City. Famous birthdays on October 13th include Margaret Thatcher and singer Paul Simon. Today is National No Bra Day and National Fossil Day.

We have 18 holidays listed for October 13.

Oct13

National No Bra Day

Also known as: "the moment we get home from work" day.

Oct13

​National Fossil Day

Show some appreciation for these incredible “time capsules” and the paleontologists who excavate them.

Oct13

National Yorkshire Pudding Day

Yorkshire pudding is iconic according to the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Oct13

National Transfer Money to Your Son Day

Expect your son to finally call home!

Oct13

National Take Your Parents To Lunch Day

Got parents? Take them to lunch. Got kids? Let them treat you to a school lunch.

Oct13

National Stop Bullying Day

Bullying can come in many forms, and leave victims feeling helpless.

Oct13

National M&M Day

They won’t melt in your hand, just in your mouth — we’re talking M&M’s here.

Oct13

National Herpes Awareness Day

Destroy the stigma around the disease that impacts nearly 16% of women.

Oct13

Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we champion for scientific advances in ​Metastatic Breast Cancer.

Oct13

National Pet Obesity Day

Pets come in all shapes and sizes, but sometimes sizes get a little out of hand.

Oct13

International Top Spinning Day

Did you know, this event was initiated by a museum in Burlington, Wisconsin?

Oct13

International Skeptics Day

Skepticism is good in moderation but, today, go ahead and question some of your beliefs.

Oct13

International Day for Failure

Failure is not something to be afraid of…

Oct13

International Day for Disaster Reduction

Disaster management and reduction is an urgent task. We should work to reduce exposure to disasters.

Oct13

English Language Day

English, being the language with the widest lexicon, is spoken by nearly two billion people worldwide.

Oct13

Emergency Nurses Day

Honor the crucial roles emergency response (E.R.) nurses or trauma nurses play in the healthcare system.

Oct13

ADA Lovelace Day

Ada Lovelace Day highlights the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Oct13

Navy Birthday

Recognize the brave men and women who have served our country — past and present.