October 18th holidays

October 18th is the 291st day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Félicette, a black and white female Parisian stray cat, became the first cat launched into space; Texas Instruments introduced the first transistor radio, and the novel Moby Dick was first published with the title, The Whale. Famous October 18th birthdays include Chuck Berry, Lee Harvey Oswald, and Da Coach, Mike Ditka. Today is National Chocolate Cupcake Day and National No Beard Day.

We have 7 holidays listed for October 18.


National Chocolate Cupcake Day

A day when office break rooms fill with joy only brought by chocolate cupcakes.


Health Care Aide Day

Health Care Aide Day was created by the government of Manitoba, Canada, to honor healthcare aides.


National No Beard Day

Going clean shaven could give you a totally new outlook on life!


National Pharmacy Technician Day

We celebrate the women and men behind the counter.


Pro-Life Day of Silent Solidarity

Observe this solemn day by standing in solidarity with the unheard voices.


Simchat Torah

On Simchat Torah, Jewish communities celebrate the gift of the Torah.


World Menopause Day

Gear up to spread awareness about a condition that affects all women.