October 15th Holidays

October 15th is the 288th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Iraqis voted to ratify a new constitution; Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to end the Cold War, and Wayne Gretzkey became the all-time scoring leader in the NHL. Famous October 15th birthdays include Friedrich Nietzsche and chef Emeril Legasse. Today is National Grouch Day and National Cheese Curd Day.

We have 25 holidays listed for October 15.

Oct15

Commemoration Day of King's Father

From his birth in 1922 to his death in 2012, King Norodom Sihanouk lived an interesting life.

Oct15

Global Handwashing Day

It's simple: Wash your hands, save lives.

Oct15

International Day of Rural Women

Let us celebrate the strength, courage, and triumphs of these superwomen!

Oct15

International: Dussehra

Immerse yourself in the rich culture of India by attending the Kullu Dussehra in Himachal Pradesh.

Oct15

Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti

This Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti, follow in the king’s footsteps and participate in social welfare activities.

Oct15

Mother's Day in Malawi

Mothers are selfless, strong, and beautiful. They deserve to be honored and celebrated.

Oct15

Mysore Dasara

A celebration where divine fervor meets royal splendor!

Oct15

National Aesthetician Day

It's time we returned a good deed to our beauty experts — the aestheticians!

Oct15

National Cheese Curd Day

If you’re a total cheese head, then get excited to celebrate National Cheese Curd.

Oct15

National Grouch Day

We honor the world's favorite grouch, Oscar, from "Sesame Street,"

Oct15

National HSA Awareness Day

Health is wealth! So it's always important to stay prepared for unplanned emergencies.

Oct15

​National I Love Lucy Day

Who doesn’t love this iconic comedy?

Oct15

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

In 2015, Latinos accounted for about one quarter of new diagnoses of HIV in the U.S.

Oct15

National Lemon Bar Day

We're traveling back in time to learn about the sweet history of lemon bars.

Oct15

National Mushroom Day

Portobello, shiitake, button, truffle — we’re talking mushrooms here.

Oct15

National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day

Take the opportunity to reflect, honor, and come together over pregnancy and infant loss.

Oct15

National Riley Day

If you’ve watched Inside Out, you’re familiar with the name Riley. Well, today is her day!

Oct15

National Roast Pheasant Day

On National Roast Pheasant Day, learn about one of the most popular U.K. birds.

Oct15

Navratri

Sharada Navrati is an autumnal Hindu holiday, held in honor of the divine feminine: "Devi."

Oct15

Shine a Light Night

On Shine a Light Night, people spend a night outside to show compassion for the homeless.

Oct15

Sunday School Teacher Appreciation Day

Celebrate regular people who decide to dedicate their time to teach kids about their faith.

Oct15

Tunisia: Evacuation Day

This day marks the departure of the last French soldiers from Bizerte in Tunisia.

Oct15

White Cane Safety Day

The white cane represents the blind’s remarkable achievements and symbolizes their independence.

Oct15

World Students’ Day

World Students' Day is a time to pay tribute to A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, the "People's President."

Oct15

World Toy Camera Day

Get ready to click away as we celebrate the simplest type of camera in the world.