NY City Opera: A Quiet Place
U.S. Dept. of Education established, 1979
Religious Atonement is a special time of ...
We remember Don 'Soul Train' Cornelius (b.9/27/1936); Jimmy 'Rapper' Spicer (d. 2019)
World Tourism Day
Native American Day or American Indian Day, includes Black Indians
Happy Birthday, LIL WAYNE/GWYNETH PALTROW
Happy Birthday, HILARY DUFF/NAOMI WATTS
Statue of Liberty Dedicated
We remember Ben E. King (9/28/1938-4/30/2015), Miles Davis, Agnes Nixon
Good Neighbor Day
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).
Filipino American History Month; National Arts and Humanities Month, Italian and Polish American Heritage Month; National Pizza Month
Black History Month (U.K. Europe continent)
Happy Birthday, former president Jimmy Carter, NIGERIA (AFRICA); CHRISTOPHER 'PETER' KNIGHT , JURNEE SMOLLETT, HOWARD HEWETT.
Bring Your Bible To School Day
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)
Faith: Clergy Appreciation Month
On this date: Invention of The Soul Train TV Broadcast
Happy Birthday, STING/MOSES GUNN/KELLY RIPA
Festival of Lights, India
Mohandas Gandhi (1869)
Happy Birthday, INDIA ARIE/Min. AL SHARPTON
10/3/1956 Nat King Cole, 1st black performer to host his own show.
We remember composer/band leader Frank Francis Johnson
The Obama's Wedding Anniversary
World Smile Day
National Taco Day
Rutherford Hayes (1822)
We remember Diahann Carroll (d. 2019).
Happy Birthday, RUSSELL SIMMONS
Happy Birthday, KATE WINSLET
Chester Arthur (1829)
Tyler Perry Studios Official Anniversary (2019)
We remember Bernard 'Bernie Mac' McCullough (10/5/1957-8/9/2008)
World Teacher Day
Happy Birthday, LAMMAN RUCKER, THOMAS MCCLAR
Happy Birthday, TONI BRAXTON/SIMON COWELL/NICOLE ARI PARKER/JOY BEHAR
Roses became the US Flower (1986)
Happy Birthday, NICK CANNON/MATT DAMON/CHEVY CHASE/ROBERT "KOO" BELL, KARYN PARSONS, Rev. JESSE JACKSON
National Heritage Day (Turks and Caicos Islands)
National Children's Day
Name the 1st black member of Islam?
Happy Birthday, TYLER WILLIAMS/SHARON OSBOURNE
U.S.A. discovered (1000)
We remember Russel Means (10/10/39-10/22/12), Solomon Burke (3/21/1940-10/10/2010)
Happy Birthday, TANYA TUCKER/BEN VEREEN
Kruger Day, Oom Paul Birthay
1st Black Parish, Baltimore, MD - 1863
Father and Daughter Day
Death of Casimer Pulaski Day (America/Polish)
International Day of the Girl
We remember John 'Red Foxx' Sanford 12/9/1922-10/11/1991
Happy Birthday, GEORGE JOHNSON/ZACH GALIFIANAKIS/RAPPER MC LYTE
Happy Birthday, HUGH JACKMAN
Name the 1st black musician to tour overseas funded by the US State Dept.
We remember Tommy "actor" Ford, Dick Gregory.
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
Black Poetry Day
National Pasta Day
Happy Birthday, NE YO/ESPERANZA SPALDING/ZAC EFRON/WESLEY JONATHAN/JOE MORTON; State of Alaska
We remember ROBERT 'MIKE' REED (10/19/1932-4/12/1992), and Russell Means.
Happy Birthday, JENNIFER HOLLIDAY
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
National Talk Show Host Day
Happy Birthday, RYAN REYNOLDS/MEGHAN MCCAIN
We remember Johnny Carson (b.); Yvonne Staples (b. 1934).
Name the 1st white, presbyterian minister who baptized blacks?
Happy Birthday, MONICA/DANIEL GLOVER/DRAKE/BILL WYMAN/ADRIENNE BAILON
United Nations Day, An international peacekeeping organization.
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),
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
Theodore Roosevelt (1858)
Happy Birthday, KERI HILSON/LEE GREENWOOD/KELLY OSBOURNE; State of Nevada
Statue of Liberty Anniversary, New York
Happy Birthday, JULIA ROBERTS/BEN HARPER/TELMA HOPKINS/SHERYL UNDERWOOD
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)
School segregation ended on this day - 1969
Happy Birthday, NIA LONG/EVA MARCILLE/OTIS 'BIG DADDY' WILLIAMS/HENRY WINKLER
National Dashiki Day
John Adams (1735)
Happy Birthday, State of NEVADA/WILLOW SMITH
Last Day of "Pretend No American Businesses" event
We remember Ethel "singer" Waters; Rosalind Cash
Family Stories Month
Nationally Military Family Appreciation 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
We remember Roy Hargove (d. 2018).
Happy Birthday, State of NORTH/SOUTH DAKOTA
All Soul's Day (Mexico), Dia de los Muertos
James Polk (1795)/Warren Harding (1865)
Happy Birthday, KARI"KATI"MICHAELSEN
National Housewife's Day
Who was the 1st known black Methodist Preacher? - 1781
We remember Will Rogers; Doris Roberts.
National Cookie Day
Happy Birthday, SEAN "DIDDY" COMBS/MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY/LORETTA'actress" SWIT
King Tut Day
Bonfire Night (UK/London)
The ending of all quarrels and the beginning of a new year.
Happy Birthday, SALLY FIELDS/EMMA STONE