October 6th is the 279th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day photo-sharing app Instagram was founded; Egyptian President Amwar Sadat was murdered by Islamic extremists, and British forces captured Forts Clinton and Montgomery during the Revolutionary War. Famous October 6th birthdays include Will Smith and Serena Williams. Today is National Noodle Day and National Mad Hatter Day.
We have 11 holidays listed for October 6.
International Walk to School Day
Make sure your shoes are made for walking; it’s Walk to School Day!
National Coaches Day
Let's not forget about the role coaches — play in shaping a young person's life.
NATIONAL GERMAN-AMERICAN DAY
German immigrants and their descendants have had a massive impact on American culture and history.
National Mad Hatter Day
Grab your horns and party hats because it's time for a very strange celebration.
National Transfer Money to Your Daughter Day
You read that right, a day devoted to daughters getting extra pocket money from their parents.
National Walk and Bike to School Day
You've probably heard stories of how your parents or grandparents had to walk miles to school.