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October Daily Fun & Noteworthy

Daily October holidays that are the funny, silly, weird, wacky and notable. Made up by organizations, groups, and well, we don't know where some of them got their start! These are not official holidays. These are the notable and fun holidays celebrating something noteworthy in our society.
October
Day
Vegetarian October 1 World Vegetarian Day
October 1 International Day of Older Persons
lightbulbs October 2 Change A Light Day
October 2 International Day of Non-Violence
walk to school October 2 Walk to School Day
Taco October 4 Taco Day
October 5 World Teachers Day
German and American flags October 6 German-American Day
Two hearts October 7 You Matter to Me Day
October 7 World Habitat Day
child health October 7 Child Health Day
Octopus October 8 World Octopus Day
fire extinguisher October 9 Fire Prevention Day
Pet Obesity Awareness Day October 9 Pet Obesity Awareness Day
October 9 World Post Day
October 10 World Mental Health Day
October 11 International Day of the Girl
Coming Out October 11 National Coming Out Day
Halloween costumes October 12 Costume Swap Day
October 13 International Day for Disaster Reduction
failure October 13 Day for Failure
October 15 International Day of Rural Women
White Canes October 15 White Cane Safety Day
October 16 World Food Day
Steve Jobs October 16 Steve Jobs Day
Office Party October 16 Boss's Day
October 17 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Conflict resolution October 17 Conflict Resolution Day
Chocolate Cupcake October 18 Chocolate Cupcake Day
evaluating life October 19 Evaluate Your Life Day
October 20 World Statistics Day
October 21 Pumpkin Cheesecake Day
apples October 21 Apple Day
talk show host October 23 TV Talk Show Host Day
Lungs October 23 Lung Health Day
October 24 United Nations Day
October 24 World Development Information Day
pasta October 25 World Pasta Day
military October 26 National Day of the Deployed
October 27 Navy Day
October 27 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
pit bull awareness day October 28 Pit Bull Awareness Day
Animation October 28 International Animation Day
October 28 National Chocolate Day
Internet October 29 Internet Day
Candy corn October 30 Candy Corn Day
knocking on door October 31 Knock-Knock Jokes Day
October 31 World Cities Day