U.S. Dept. of Education established, 1979
Religious Atonement is a special time of ...
Native American Day or American Indian Day, includes Black Indians
Happy Birthday, LIL WAYNE/GWYNETH PALTROW
We remember Don 'Soul Train' Cornelius (b.9/27/1936); Jimmy 'Rapper' Spicer (d. 2019)
World Tourism Day
Good Neighbor Day
Statue of Liberty Dedicated
Happy Birthday, HILARY DUFF/NAOMI WATTS
We remember Ben E. King (9/28/1938-4/30/2015), Miles Davis, Agnes Nixon
Judaism Social: Yom Kippur
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
Hosted theme: Pre-Winter Cleaning and Pretend No-American Business Month, and Family Awareness of Community Generational Family Dysfunction Month.
Black History Month (U.K. Europe continent)
Happy Birthday, former president Jimmy Carter, NIGERIA (AFRICA); CHRISTOPHER 'PETER' KNIGHT , JURNEE SMOLLETT, HOWARD HEWETT.
We remember Donny Hathaway (b. 1945)
Faith: Clergy Appreciation Month
Italian and Polish American Heritage Month; National Pizza Month
Bring Your Bible To School Day
Happy Birthday, STING/MOSES GUNN/KELLY RIPA
On this date: Invention of The Soul Train TV Broadcast
Festival of Lights, India
Mohandas Gandhi (1869)
World Smile Day
We remember composer/band leader Frank Francis Johnson
The Obama's Wedding Anniversary
Happy Birthday, INDIA ARIE/Min. AL SHARPTON
10/3/1956 Nat King Cole, 1st black performer to host his own show.
National Taco Day
Happy Birthday, RUSSELL SIMMONS
We remember Diahann Carroll (d. 2019).
Rutherford Hayes (1822)
Happy Birthday, KATE WINSLET
Tyler Perry Studios Official Anniversary (2019)
We remember Bernard 'Bernie Mac' McCullough (10/5/1957-8/9/2008)
Chester Arthur (1829)
World Teacher Day
World Habitat Day 2020 (Habitat for Humanity)
Happy Birthday, LAMMAN RUCKER, THOMAS MCCLAR
Happy Birthday, TONI BRAXTON/SIMON COWELL/NICOLE ARI PARKER/JOY BEHAR
Roses became the US Flower (1986)
National Children's Day
National Heritage Day (Turks and Caicos Islands)
Happy Birthday, NICK CANNON/MATT DAMON/CHEVY CHASE/ROBERT "KOO" BELL, KARYN PARSONS, Rev. JESSE JACKSON
Name the 1st black member of Islam?
Happy Birthday, TYLER WILLIAMS/SHARON OSBOURNE
U.S.A. discovered (1000)
Kruger Day, Oom Paul Birthay
1st Black Parish, Baltimore, MD - 1863
We remember Russel Means (10/10/39-10/22/12), Solomon Burke (3/21/1940-10/10/2010)
Happy Birthday, TANYA TUCKER/BEN VEREEN
We remember John 'Red Foxx' Sanford 12/9/1922-10/11/1991
Death of Casimer Pulaski Day (America/Polish)
International Day of the Girl
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.
We remember Gary Collins d.
Clergy Appreciation Day
Happy Birthday, ASHANTI/SHIRLEY CAESAR/TISHA CAMPBELL-MARTIN/SACHA BARON COHEN
Happy Birthday, LOURDES LEON/USHER
We remember Maxine "Motown's Etiquette" Powell (d.)
Dwight Eisenhower (1890)
Happy Birthday, ERIC BENET/GINUWINE/KEYSHIA COLE/PENNY MARSHALL
National I Love Lucy Day
Sept 15 - Oct 15 Last Day of National Hispanic Heritage Month
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).
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
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
Happy Birthday, KIM KARDASHIAN (WEST)
What is the name of the 1st black Holiness Church?
Happy Birthday, JULIE DASH
We remember Russell Means (10/10/39-10/22/12); Carrie Fisher b.
Happy Birthday, RYAN REYNOLDS/MEGHAN MCCAIN
Name the 1st white, presbyterian minister who baptized blacks?
National Talk Show Host Day
We remember Johnny Carson (b.); Yvonne Staples (b. 1934).
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, MONICA/DANIEL GLOVER/DRAKE/BILL WYMAN/ADRIENNE BAILON
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
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)
School segregation ended on this day - 1969
Happy Birthday, GABRIELLE UNION/TRACEE ELLIS ROSS
John Adams (1735)
National Dashiki Day
Happy Birthday, NIA LONG/EVA MARCILLE/OTIS 'BIG DADDY' WILLIAMS/HENRY WINKLER
Last Day of "Pretend No American Businesses" event
We remember Ethel "singer" Waters; Rosalind Cash
Happy Birthday, State of NEVADA/WILLOW SMITH