October 23rd Holidays

October 23rd is the 296th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Chechen terrorists stormed the House of Culture Theatre in Moscow and took more than 700 hostages; responding to a subpoena, then President Nixon agreed to turn over tapes of his White House conversations, and the Battle of Edgehill started, which was the first battle in the English Civil War. Famous birthdays on October 23rd include Pele and Johnny Carson. Today is National Boston Cream Pie Day and National Slap Your Coworker Day.

We have 15 holidays listed for October 23.

Oct23

Slap Your Annoying Coworker Day

If someone at work is bugging you, don't be shy — take advantage.

Oct23

Hungarian Republic Day

Learn about the 1956 Hungarian Revolution that led to the creation of the Republic of Hungary.

Oct23

Hungary Republic Day

Grab a seat as we inform you about Hungary’s national holiday, Hungary Republic Day!

Oct23

International Swallows Depart from San Juan Capistrano Day

Let us witness and admire the beauty of thousands of swallows taking to the sky.

Oct23

Libya Liberation Day

Learn how to honor the Libyan people and their struggle for freedom from Muammar Gaddafi's regime.

Oct23

Masskara Festival

Join the annual and colorful MassKara Festival! Have fun partying on the streets of Bacolod, Philippines.

Oct23

National Boston Cream Pie Day

We know what you’re thinking: Why is it called a pie, when it’s actually a cake?

Oct23

National Croc Day

Crocs are making a comeback, and why not? They’re versatile, vibrant, and most of all, comfortable.

Oct23

National iPod Day

Dust off your old iPod and pretend it’s the early 2000s all over again.

Oct23

National Mole Day

It’s a basic chemistry algorithm, and not about those funny looking creatures called moles.

Oct23

National One United Race Day

See what you can do to support National One United Race Day.

Oct23

National Paralegal Day

Attorneys depend greatly on these men and women to get things right.

Oct23

National Tight Ends Day

America honors one of the game's most important yet unappreciated positions, the tight end.

Oct23

Newport Wales Marathon

Get ready to explore the Newport Wales Marathon — held at one of the U.K's flattest tracks.

Oct23

T.V. Talk Show Host Day

Celebrate the T.V. talk show hosts who fill our evenings with warmth and laughter