NY City Opera: A Quiet Place
U.S. Dept. of Education established, 1979
World Tourism Day
Religious Atonement is a special time of ...
We remember Don 'Soul Train' Cornelius (b.9/27/1936); Jimmy 'Rapper' Spicer (d. 2019)
Native American Day or American Indian Day, includes Black Indians
Happy Birthday, LIL WAYNE/GWYNETH PALTROW
Happy Birthday, HILARY DUFF/NAOMI WATTS
Good Neighbor Day
Statue of Liberty Dedicated
We remember Ben E. King (9/28/1938-4/30/2015), Miles Davis, Agnes Nixon
We remember actor Larry Linville; Otis Rush (d. 2018).
Who was the first black to serve in the DE senate?
Happy Birthday BARRY 'TV-GREG' WILLIAMS/PATRICIA RUSHEN/CISSY HOUSTON
We remember Jessye "Opera Singer" Norman (d. 2019).
Black History Month (U.K. Europe continent)
Bring Your Bible To School Day
Happy Birthday, former president Jimmy Carter, NIGERIA (AFRICA); CHRISTOPHER 'PETER' KNIGHT , JURNEE SMOLLETT, HOWARD HEWETT.
Filipino American History Month; National Arts and Humanities Month, Italian and Polish American Heritage Month; National Pizza Month
We remember Donny Hathaway (b. 1945)
Hosted theme: Pre-Winter Cleaning and Pretend No-American Business Month, and Family Awareness of Community Generational Family Dysfunction Month.
Faith: Clergy Appreciation Month
Happy Birthday, STING/MOSES GUNN/KELLY RIPA
On this date: Invention of The Soul Train TV Broadcast
Mohandas Gandhi (1869)
Festival of Lights, India
The Obama's Wedding Anniversary
Happy Birthday, INDIA ARIE/Min. AL SHARPTON
World Smile Day
10/3/1956 Nat King Cole, 1st black performer to host his own show.
We remember composer/band leader Frank Francis Johnson
National Taco Day
Happy Birthday, RUSSELL SIMMONS
Rutherford Hayes (1822)
We remember Diahann Carroll (d. 2019).
World Teacher Day
Tyler Perry Studios Official Anniversary (2019)
Chester Arthur (1829)
We remember Bernard 'Bernie Mac' McCullough (10/5/1957-8/9/2008)
Happy Birthday, KATE WINSLET
Happy Birthday, LAMMAN RUCKER, THOMAS MCCLAR
Roses became the US Flower (1986)
Happy Birthday, TONI BRAXTON/SIMON COWELL/NICOLE ARI PARKER/JOY BEHAR
National Children's Day
Happy Birthday, NICK CANNON/MATT DAMON/CHEVY CHASE/ROBERT "KOO" BELL, KARYN PARSONS, Rev. JESSE JACKSON
National Heritage Day (Turks and Caicos Islands)
Happy Birthday, TYLER WILLIAMS/SHARON OSBOURNE
U.S.A. discovered (1000)
Name the 1st black member of Islam?
We remember Russel Means (10/10/39-10/22/12), Solomon Burke (3/21/1940-10/10/2010)
Kruger Day, Oom Paul Birthay
1st Black Parish, Baltimore, MD - 1863
Happy Birthday, TANYA TUCKER/BEN VEREEN
Father and Daughter Day
We remember John 'Red Foxx' Sanford 12/9/1922-10/11/1991
Happy Birthday, GEORGE JOHNSON/ZACH GALIFIANAKIS/RAPPER MC LYTE
International Day of the Girl
Death of Casimer Pulaski Day (America/Polish)
Name the 1st black musician to tour overseas funded by the US State Dept.
We remember Tommy "actor" Ford, Dick Gregory.
Happy Birthday, HUGH JACKMAN
Happy Birthday, ASHANTI/SHIRLEY CAESAR/TISHA CAMPBELL-MARTIN/SACHA BARON COHEN
We remember Gary Collins d.
Clergy Appreciation Day
Happy Birthday, LOURDES LEON/USHER
We remember Maxine "Motown's Etiquette" Powell (d.)
Dwight Eisenhower (1890)
Sept 15 - Oct 15 Last Day of National Hispanic Heritage Month
National I Love Lucy Day
Happy Birthday, ERIC BENET/GINUWINE/KEYSHIA COLE/PENNY MARSHALL
National Boss Day
Kids Fest in NY City
NATIONAL BOSS'S DAY (USA)
We remember Roy Hargove (b. 1969).
Name the creator of the Million Man/Woman March (10/16/95).
Happy Birthday, EMINEM/YCLEF JEAN/QUEEN NAIJA
National Pasta Day
Black Poetry Day
Happy Birthday, NE YO/ESPERANZA SPALDING/ZAC EFRON/WESLEY JONATHAN/JOE MORTON; State of Alaska
Happy Birthday, JENNIFER HOLLIDAY
We remember ROBERT 'MIKE' REED (10/19/1932-4/12/1992), and Russell Means.
We remember Jelly Roll "Jazz Pianist" Morton
Happy Birthday, SNOOP DOG/ERIC SCOTT/MARIA DAYTIA/SUNNY HOSTIN/Vice President KAMALA HARRIS
Full Moon (2021)
What is the name of the 1st black Holiness Church?
Happy Birthday, KIM KARDASHIAN (WEST)
We remember Russell Means (10/10/39-10/22/12); Carrie Fisher b.
Happy Birthday, JULIE DASH
Name the 1st white, presbyterian minister who baptized blacks?
National Talk Show Host Day
We remember Johnny Carson (b.); Yvonne Staples (b. 1934).
Happy Birthday, RYAN REYNOLDS/MEGHAN MCCAIN
Happy Birthday, MONICA/DANIEL GLOVER/DRAKE/BILL WYMAN/ADRIENNE BAILON
We remember Sarah J. Hale (d. 1788); Sheila Stewart (d. 2013); Maureen O'Hara (d. 2015); Robert Guillaume (d. 2017); Melvin Wah Wah Waston Ragin (d. 2018),
United Nations Day, An international peacekeeping organization.
We remember Pablo Picasso (1881); Fats Domino.
Happy Birthday CIARA/KATY PERRY
We remember Mahalia Jackson 1911-1972
Happy Birthday, PAT SAJACK; former first lady Hillary Clinton
Happy Birthday, KERI HILSON/LEE GREENWOOD/KELLY OSBOURNE; State of Nevada
Theodore Roosevelt (1858)
Statue of Liberty Anniversary, New York
Happy Birthday, JULIA ROBERTS/BEN HARPER/TELMA HOPKINS/SHERYL UNDERWOOD
School segregation ended on this day - 1969
Happy Birthday, GABRIELLE UNION/TRACEE ELLIS ROSS
We remember Al Molinaro "Happy Days ... Al Delvecchio". (d. 2015), Keith 'singer' Wilder (d. 2017), John 'comedian/actor' Witherspoon (d. 2019)
John Adams (1735)
National Dashiki Day
Happy Birthday, NIA LONG/EVA MARCILLE/OTIS 'BIG DADDY' WILLIAMS/HENRY WINKLER
Happy Birthday, State of NEVADA/WILLOW SMITH
Last Day of "Pretend No American Businesses" event
We remember Ethel "singer" Waters; Rosalind Cash
Nationally Military Family Appreciation Month
Family Stories Month
Religion: Black Catholic History Month; today, All Catholic Saint's Day
International Day of Prayer
Hosted Theme: Native American Appreciation Month
National Adoption Month
All Soul's Day (Mexico), Dia de los Muertos
Happy Birthday, State of NORTH/SOUTH DAKOTA
We remember Roy Hargove (d. 2018).
James Polk (1795)/Warren Harding (1865)
National Housewife's Day
Happy Birthday, KARI"KATI"MICHAELSEN
Who was the 1st known black Methodist Preacher? - 1781
National Cookie Day
Happy Birthday, SEAN "DIDDY" COMBS/MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY/LORETTA'actress" SWIT
King Tut Day
We remember Will Rogers; Doris Roberts.
The ending of all quarrels and the beginning of a new year.
Bonfire Night (UK/London)
Happy Birthday, SALLY FIELDS/EMMA STONE