It's also National Work and Family Month.
Hosted theme: TSB Social Event Pre-Winter Cleaning Month; It's Art and Humanities Month, Pastoral Appreciation Month, Filipino American History Month; Italian and Polish American Month, & Pizza Month
Internationally: Day of Older Persons
We remember Donny Hathaway (b. 1945); Kevin flute player Locke (d.2022)
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.
Faith: Clergy Appreciation Month
Country Music Month
Happy Birthday, STING/MOSES GUNN/KELLY RIPA
Mohandas Gandhi (1869)
On this date: Invention of The Soul Train TV Broadcast
Festival of Lights, India
Happy Birthday, INDIA ARIE/Min. AL SHARPTON
The Obama's Wedding Anniversary
We remember composer/band leader Frank Francis Johnson
10/3/1956 Nat King Cole, 1st black performer to host his own show.
National Taco Day
We remember Diahann Carroll (d. 2019).
Happy Birthday, RUSSELL SIMMONS
Rutherford Hayes (1822)
We remember Bernard 'Bernie Mac' McCullough (10/5/1957-8/9/2008)
Happy Birthday, KATE WINSLET
Chester Arthur (1829)
Tyler Perry Studios Official Anniversary (2019)
World Teacher Day
Happy Birthday, LAMMAN RUCKER, THOMAS MCCLAR
National Diversity Day
World Smile Day
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
U.S.A. discovered (1000)
Name the 1st black member of Islam?
Happy Birthday, TYLER WILLIAMS; SHARON OSBOURNE; SCOTT 'actor' BAKULA.
Indigenous Peoples' Day
We remember Russel Means (10/10/39-10/22/12), Solomon Burke (3/21/1940-10/10/2010)
Happy Birthday, TANYA TUCKER/BEN VEREEN
1st Black Parish, Baltimore, MD - 1863
Indigenous Peoples’ Day; Columbus Day
Kruger Day, Oom Paul Birthay
Death of Casimer Pulaski Day (America/Polish)
We remember John 'Red Foxx' Sanford 12/9/1922-10/11/1991
International Day of the Girl
Happy Birthday, GEORGE JOHNSON/ZACH GALIFIANAKIS/RAPPER MC LYTE
Happy Birthday, HUGH JACKMAN
We remember Tommy "actor" Ford, Dick Gregory.
Name the 1st black musician to tour overseas funded by the US State Dept.
Clergy Appreciation Day
We remember Gary Collins d.
Happy Birthday, ASHANTI/SHIRLEY CAESAR/TISHA CAMPBELL-MARTIN/SACHA BARON COHEN
Dwight Eisenhower (1890)
We remember Maxine "Motown's Etiquette" Powell (d.)
Happy Birthday, LOURDES LEON/USHER
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).
NATIONAL BOSS'S DAY (USA)
We remember Roy Hargove (b. 1969).
Kids Fest in NY City
National Friends of the Library Week (10/16-22)
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
We remember ROBERT 'MIKE' REED (10/19/1932-4/12/1992), and Russell Means.
Happy Birthday, JENNIFER HOLLIDAY
Happy Birthday, SNOOP DOG/ERIC SCOTT/MARIA DAYTIA/SUNNY HOSTIN/Vice President KAMALA HARRIS
We remember Jelly Roll "Jazz Pianist" Morton
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
Happy Birthday, RYAN REYNOLDS/MEGHAN MCCAIN
We remember Johnny Carson (b.); Yvonne Staples (b. 1934).
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),
Yom Kippur begins @ sundown
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
National First Responders Day
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
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
Hosted Theme: Native American Appreciation Month
National Adoption Month
Religion: Black Catholic History Month; today, All Catholic Saint's Day
National Family Caregiver Month
National Homeless Youth Awareness Month
Happy Birthday, State of NORTH/SOUTH DAKOTA
Baltimore City Maryland: William Donald Schaefer Day
James Polk (1795)/Warren Harding (1865)
All Soul's Day (Mexico), Dia de los Muertos
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
Who was the 1st known black Methodist Preacher? - 1781
King Tut Day
We remember Will Rogers; Doris Roberts.
National Cookie Day