October 4 is the 277th day of the Gregorian calendar, which was introduced on this day by Pope Gregory XIII; the Orient Express had its inaugural run. WikiLeaks was launched. Famous birthdays include Alicia Silverstone, Russell Simmons and Susan Sarandon. Today is National Poetry Day.
We have 12 holidays listed for October 4.
National Taco Day
A concentrated and intensified version of the “Taco Tuesdays” many restaurants offer. We aren't complaining!
National Vodka Day
Today, vodka is the most widely-consumed spirit in the world — quite the accomplishment!
Feast of St. Francis of Assisi
The acclaimed Catholic friar, philosopher, mystic, and teacher, is celebrated with the Feast of Saint Francis.
Improve Your Office Day
Even if your office is your bedroom, we’ve got ideas to make it extra special.
Workers in Australia were the first to achieve a reduction in working time without a salary cut!
National Child Health Day
Family income is a major factor in the health of children both physically and mentally.
National Consignment Day
For everyone that likes to be on-trend and still live green, this day is for you!
World Architecture Day
Today, we appreciate the great architectural works of the ancient and modern worlds.