October 9th holidays

October 9th is the 282nd day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Mission:Space opened in Disney World; the National Guard was called in to quell protests in Chicago over the Chicago Eight, and the Siege of Antwerp during World War II came to an end. Famous October 9th birthdays include John Lennon and Bella Hadid. Today is Mysore Dasara and World Post Day.

We have 4 holidays listed for October 9.


World Post Day

Throw back to communication methods of the past with some good old-fashioned letters.



It's the day to wonder about everything we’ve ever wondered about.


Leif Erikson Day

We remember the explorer credited with bringing the first Nordic people to America.


World Hospice and Palliative Care Day

It started as a single concert titled "Come and Sing" and become a worldwide event.