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 7 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!
St. Francis of Assisi
The acclaimed Catholic friar, philosopher, mystic, and teacher, is celebrated with the Feast of Saint Francis.
National Child Health Day
Family income is a major factor in the health of children both physically and mentally.