National Day of Remembrance for Murdered Victims
How did Illinois get its name?
Happy Birthday, WILL SMITH/CLIFFORD "TIP" HARRIS/HEATHER LOCKLEAR/DONALD GLOVER
We remember Andy Williams (12/3/1927-9/25/2012)
Jewish New Year: Rosh Hashanah 2-Day Celebration 9/25-9/27
Happy Birthday, SERENA WILLIAMS
NY City Opera: A Quiet Place
U.S. Dept. of Education established, 1979
World Tourism Day
Happy Birthday, LIL WAYNE/GWYNETH PALTROW
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
Rosh Hashanah ends at sunset
Happy Birthday, HILARY DUFF/NAOMI WATTS/VERNEE WATSON-JOHNSON
We remember Ben E. King (9/28/1938-4/30/2015), Miles Davis, Agnes Nixon
Statue of Liberty Dedicated
Good Neighbor Day
Who was the first black to serve in the DE senate?
We remember actor Larry Linville; Otis Rush (d. 2018).
We remember Jessye "Opera Singer" Norman (d. 2019).
National Black Funding Day
Happy Birthday BARRY 'TV-GREG' WILLIAMS/PATRICIA RUSHEN/CISSY HOUSTON
Internationally: Day of Older Persons
Happy Birthday, former president Jimmy Carter, NIGERIA (AFRICA); CHRISTOPHER 'PETER' KNIGHT , JURNEE SMOLLETT, HOWARD HEWETT.
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
Bring Your Bible To School Day
Black History Month (U.K. Europe continent)
We remember Donny Hathaway (b. 1945); Kevin flute player Locke (d.2022)
Faith: Clergy Appreciation Month
It's also National Work and Family Month.
Country Music Month
Festival of Lights, India
Happy Birthday, STING/MOSES GUNN/KELLY RIPA
On this date: Invention of The Soul Train TV Broadcast
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
National Taco Day
Rutherford Hayes (1822)
Happy Birthday, RUSSELL SIMMONS
We remember Diahann Carroll (d. 2019).
Happy Birthday, KATE WINSLET
We remember Bernard 'Bernie Mac' McCullough (10/5/1957-8/9/2008)
Tyler Perry Studios Official Anniversary (2019)
World Teacher Day
Chester Arthur (1829)
Happy Birthday, LAMMAN RUCKER, THOMAS MCCLAR
World Smile Day
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)
U.S.A. discovered (1000)
Name the 1st black member of Islam?
Happy Birthday, TYLER WILLIAMS; SHARON OSBOURNE; SCOTT 'actor' BAKULA.
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
Happy Birthday, GEORGE JOHNSON/ZACH GALIFIANAKIS/RAPPER MC LYTE
Death of Casimer Pulaski Day (America/Polish)
We remember John 'Red Foxx' Sanford 12/9/1922-10/11/1991
International Day of the Girl
Name the 1st black musician to tour overseas funded by the US State Dept.
Happy Birthday, HUGH JACKMAN
We remember Tommy "actor" Ford, Dick Gregory, Rudolph Isley (d. 2023)
Happy Birthday, ASHANTI/SHIRLEY CAESAR/TISHA CAMPBELL-MARTIN/SACHA BARON COHEN
We remember Gary Collins d.
Dwight Eisenhower (1890)
Happy Birthday, LOURDES LEON/USHER
We remember Maxine "Motown's Etiquette" Powell (d.)
Sept 15 - Oct 15 Last Day of National Hispanic Heritage Month
Happy Birthday, ERIC BENET/GINUWINE/KEYSHIA COLE/PENNY MARSHALL
National I Love Lucy Day
Kids Fest in NY City
Name the creator of the Million Man/Woman March (10/16/95).
We remember Roy Hargove (b. 1969).
NATIONAL BOSS'S DAY (USA)
National Friends of the Library Week (10/16-22)
National Pasta Day
Happy Birthday, EMINEM/YCLEF JEAN/QUEEN NAIJA
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.
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
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?
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),
Happy Birthday, MONICA/DANIEL GLOVER/DRAKE/BILL WYMAN/ADRIENNE BAILON
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
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
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)
Happy Birthday, NIA LONG/EVA MARCILLE/OTIS 'BIG DADDY' WILLIAMS/HENRY WINKLER
National Dashiki Day
We remember Ethel "singer" Waters; Rosalind Cash
Happy Birthday, State of NEVADA/WILLOW SMITH
Family Stories Month
Nationally Military Family Appreciation Month
National Family Caregiver Month
National Homeless Youth Awareness Month
Religion: Black Catholic History Month; today, All Catholic Saint's Day
National Adoption Month
National Entrepreneurship Month
Hosted Theme: Native American Appreciation Month
Baltimore City Maryland: William Donald Schaefer Day
We remember Roy Hargove (d. 2018).
All Soul's Day (Mexico), Dia de los Muertos
Happy Birthday, State of NORTH/SOUTH DAKOTA
James Polk (1795)/Warren Harding (1865)
Happy Birthday, KARI"KATI"MICHAELSEN
National Housewife's Day
We remember Will Rogers; Doris Roberts.
King Tut Day
Who was the 1st known black Methodist Preacher? - 1781
Happy Birthday, SEAN "DIDDY/LOVE" COMBS/MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY/LORETTA'actress" SWIT
National Cookie Day
The ending of all quarrels and the beginning of a new year.
International Day of Prayer
Bonfire Night (UK/London)