October 28th Holidays

October 28th is the 301st day of the Gregorian calendar. On this day Elvis Presley received a polio vaccination on national television; Italian fascists led by Benito Mussolini marched on Rome and took over the Italian government, and then U.S. President Grover Cleveland dedicated the Statue of Liberty. Famous October 28th birthdays include Bill Gates and Julia Roberts. Today is National Immigrants Day and National Chocolate Day.

We have 20 holidays listed for October 28.

Oct28

National Chocolate Day

Today is nothing short of a special tribute to mankind’s greatest culinary invention. (Sorry, pizza.)

Oct28

National Pit Bull Awareness Day

We celebrate how loving, kind, and compassionate these dogs truly are.

Oct28

Chucks-N-Pearls Day

Put on those special shoes and dress in a unique way to partake in this event.

Oct28

Czech Founding Day

Celebrate the National Day of the Czech Republic and learn all about its rich history.

Oct28

Hug a Sheep Day

Join animal lovers as we celebrate the meekest of creatures on National Hug a Sheep Day.

Oct28

International Animation Day

Remember when you thought the best thing you could do in life was to watch cartoons.

Oct28

Lao: End of Buddhist Lent Day

Light candles and incense to bid farewell to the three-month-long Buddhist Lent.

Oct28

Make a Difference Day

Your time and effort can go a long way towards making a big difference!

Oct28

Muddy dog day

Join us as we celebrate adorable dogs rolling through muddy puddles this October!

Oct28

Myanmar Full Moon of Thadingyut

Buddhist Lent, which commemorates Buddha's return to earth, concludes on this day.

Oct28

National Caroline Day

It's time to congratulate every Caroline you know on this special day!

Oct28

​National First Responders Day

We recognizes the heroic men and women who take immediate action when disaster strikes.

Oct28

​National Immigrants Day

As Americans, we are proud of our long history of welcoming immigrants from around the world.

Oct28

National One United Race Day

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

Oct28

National William Day

Don’t forget to send all your love to all the Williams out there!

Oct28

Ohi Day

Find out what Ohi Day is and why it is celebrated by the Greeks.

Oct28

Plush Animal Lovers Day

Celebrate your animal plushies for the memories, comfort, and joy they’ve given you throughout these years!

Oct28

Valmiki Jayanti

Soak yourself in devotion while celebrating the birth of the great sage Valmiki.

Oct28

Vap Full Moon Poya

Vap Full Moon Poya honors the Buddhist fasting month’s completion and Buddha’s sermon in Tavatimsa.

Oct28

Wild Foods Day

Come and learn more about this hap-pea Wild Foods Day with us!