October 20th holidays

October 20th is the 293rd day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day a plane carrying the rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd crashed, killing lead singer Ronnie Van Zant and guitarist Steve Gaines; former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy married Greek shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis, and the United States Senate ratified the Louisiana Purchase. Famous October 20th birthdays include rapper Snoop Dogg and Bela Lugosi. Today is Sweetest Day and National Sloth Day.

We have 12 holidays listed for October 20.

Oct20

World Osteoporosis Day

Bone health is important at any age, so it’s important to spread the word.

Oct20

Conflict Resolution Day

Join the world to observe a day that promotes peaceful conflict resolution.

Oct20

Information Overload Day

Put away those devices… except the one you’re using to read this, obviously!

Oct20

International Chefs Day

This day celebrates chefs and spreads awareness about eating healthy.

Oct20

International Credit Union Day

International Credit Union Day is observed on the third Thursday of October every year, falling on October 21 this year. Credit unions work towards allowing…
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Oct20

International ShakeOut Day

We all know how scary it can be when a tremor comes out of nowhere.

Oct20

International Sloth Day

Although sloths look like some kind of furry bear, their closest relatives are anteaters and armadillos. 

Oct20

Miss American Rose Day

Treat yourself as delicately as you treat roses this Miss American Rose Day.

Oct20

National Brandied Fruit Day

Get ready to dig in, as we celebrate National Brandied Fruit Day.

Oct20

National Day on Writing

Nothing’s quite as scary as staring at a blank page, but you can do it!

Oct20

National Get Smart About Credit Day

Join us as we talk about credit, channel our inner Steve Carell, and get smart!

Oct20

Spirit Day

Show your acceptance and love for the people of this bullied community.