October 7th is the 280th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Matthew Shepard was found murdered in Laramie, Wyoming, leading to efforts to protect the civil rights of gays and lesbians; then President Kennedy signed the Partial Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, and Mother Theresa established the Missionaries of Charity. Famous October 7th birthdays include Simon Cowell and Bishop Desmond Tutu. Today is National Frappe Day and World Smile Day.
We have 13 holidays listed for October 7.
Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
Up, up and away! Look to the sky — The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is here.
International Day of Peaceful Communication
Can peaceful dialogues indeed put an end to long-standing conflicts? It’s time to find out.
National Forgiveness & Happiness Day
Did you know forgiveness has numerous benefits for your physical and mental health?
National Inner Beauty Day
Dig deep and show the world what makes you beautiful; shine your light!
National LED Light Day
LED lights are good for the world — and they make a space look super attractive.
World Card Making Day
Get your craft knives and glue ready because we are celebrating a crafter’s perfect holiday.
World Cotton Day
Join the celebration of cotton to raise awareness about its essential role in economic development.