NY City Opera: A Quiet Place
U.S. Dept. of Education established, 1979
World Tourism Day
We remember Don 'Soul Train' Cornelius (b.9/27/1936); Jimmy 'Rapper' Spicer (d. 2019)
Religious Atonement is a special time of ...
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?
We remember Jessye "Opera Singer" Norman (d. 2019).
Happy Birthday BARRY 'TV-GREG' WILLIAMS/PATRICIA RUSHEN/CISSY HOUSTON
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
Hosted theme: Pre-Winter Cleaning and Pretend No-American Business Month, and Family Awareness of Community Generational Family Dysfunction Month.
We remember Donny Hathaway (b. 1945)
Black History Month (U.K. Europe continent)
Faith: Clergy Appreciation Month
On this date: Invention of The Soul Train TV Broadcast
Mohandas Gandhi (1869)
Happy Birthday, STING/MOSES GUNN/KELLY RIPA
Festival of Lights, India
Happy Birthday, INDIA ARIE/Min. AL SHARPTON
10/3/1956 Nat King Cole, 1st black performer to host his own show.
World Smile Day
We remember composer/band leader Frank Francis Johnson
The Obama's Wedding Anniversary
National Taco Day
We remember Diahann Carroll (d. 2019).
Rutherford Hayes (1822)
Happy Birthday, RUSSELL SIMMONS
We remember Bernard 'Bernie Mac' McCullough (10/5/1957-8/9/2008)
Tyler Perry Studios Official Anniversary (2019)
World Teacher Day
Happy Birthday, KATE WINSLET
Chester Arthur (1829)
Happy Birthday, LAMMAN RUCKER, THOMAS MCCLAR
Roses became the US Flower (1986)
Happy Birthday, TONI BRAXTON/SIMON COWELL/NICOLE ARI PARKER/JOY BEHAR
National Heritage Day (Turks and Caicos Islands)
Happy Birthday, NICK CANNON/MATT DAMON/CHEVY CHASE/ROBERT "KOO" BELL, KARYN PARSONS, Rev. JESSE JACKSON
National Children's Day
U.S.A. discovered (1000)
Name the 1st black member of Islam?
Happy Birthday, TYLER WILLIAMS/SHARON OSBOURNE
Kruger Day, Oom Paul Birthay
Happy Birthday, TANYA TUCKER/BEN VEREEN
We remember Russel Means (10/10/39-10/22/12), Solomon Burke (3/21/1940-10/10/2010)
1st Black Parish, Baltimore, MD - 1863
Father and Daughter Day
Happy Birthday, GEORGE JOHNSON/ZACH GALIFIANAKIS/RAPPER MC LYTE
We remember John 'Red Foxx' Sanford 12/9/1922-10/11/1991
Death of Casimer Pulaski Day (America/Polish)
International Day of the Girl
We remember Tommy "actor" Ford, Dick Gregory.
Name the 1st black musician to tour overseas funded by the US State Dept.
Happy Birthday, HUGH JACKMAN
We remember Gary Collins d.
Happy Birthday, ASHANTI/SHIRLEY CAESAR/TISHA CAMPBELL-MARTIN/SACHA BARON COHEN
Clergy Appreciation Day
Dwight Eisenhower (1890)
We remember Maxine "Motown's Etiquette" Powell (d.)
Happy Birthday, LOURDES LEON/USHER
National I Love Lucy Day
Sept 15 - Oct 15 Last Day of National Hispanic Heritage Month
Happy Birthday, ERIC BENET/GINUWINE/KEYSHIA COLE/PENNY MARSHALL
National Boss Day
Name the creator of the Million Man/Woman March (10/16/95).
Kids Fest in NY City
NATIONAL BOSS'S DAY (USA)
We remember Roy Hargove (b. 1969).
Black Poetry Day
Happy Birthday, EMINEM/YCLEF JEAN/QUEEN NAIJA
National Pasta 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)
Happy Birthday, KIM KARDASHIAN (WEST)
What is the name of the 1st black Holiness Church?
We remember Russell Means (10/10/39-10/22/12); Carrie Fisher b.
Happy Birthday, JULIE DASH
Happy Birthday, RYAN REYNOLDS/MEGHAN MCCAIN
We remember Johnny Carson (b.); Yvonne Staples (b. 1934).
National Talk Show Host Day
Name the 1st white, presbyterian minister who baptized blacks?
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.
Happy Birthday CIARA/KATY PERRY
We remember Pablo Picasso (1881); Fats Domino.
Happy Birthday, PAT SAJACK; former first lady Hillary Clinton
We remember Mahalia Jackson 1911-1972
Theodore Roosevelt (1858)
Happy Birthday, KERI HILSON/LEE GREENWOOD/KELLY OSBOURNE; State of Nevada
Happy Birthday, JULIA ROBERTS/BEN HARPER/TELMA HOPKINS/SHERYL UNDERWOOD
Statue of Liberty Anniversary, New York
We remember Al Molinaro "Happy Days ... Al Delvecchio". (d. 2015), Keith 'singer' Wilder (d. 2017), John 'comedian/actor' Witherspoon (d. 2019)
Happy Birthday, GABRIELLE UNION/TRACEE ELLIS ROSS
School segregation ended on this day - 1969
John Adams (1735)
Happy Birthday, NIA LONG/EVA MARCILLE/OTIS 'BIG DADDY' WILLIAMS/HENRY WINKLER
National Dashiki Day
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
International Day of Prayer
National Adoption Month
Hosted Theme: Native American Appreciation Month
Religion: Black Catholic History Month; today, All Catholic Saint's Day
All Soul's Day (Mexico), Dia de los Muertos
James Polk (1795)/Warren Harding (1865)
Happy Birthday, State of NORTH/SOUTH DAKOTA
We remember Roy Hargove (d. 2018).
National Housewife's Day
Happy Birthday, KARI"KATI"MICHAELSEN
Happy Birthday, SEAN "DIDDY" COMBS/MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY/LORETTA'actress" SWIT
We remember Will Rogers; Doris Roberts.
Who was the 1st known black Methodist Preacher? - 1781
King Tut Day
National Cookie Day
The ending of all quarrels and the beginning of a new year.
Bonfire Night (UK/London)
Happy Birthday, SALLY FIELDS/EMMA STONE