October 15, 2018

National Cheese Curd Day


Cheese curds are the solid pieces of curdled milk either eaten alone as a snack, or used in various dishes.

National I Love Lucy Day


National I Love Lucy Day commemorates the anniversary of the premiere of the classic sitcom "I love Lucy" starring Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz.

National Grouch Day


Sesame Street Magazine declares October 15th as National Grouch Day. "A Grouch's mission in life is to be as miserable and grouchy as possible, and pass that feeling on to everyone else. Only then will a Grouch feel in touch with his or her world and be happy"

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day


According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, "October 15 is National Latino AIDS Awareness Day, a day to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS prevention among Hispanics/Latinos living in the United States and its territories".

National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day


Global Handwashing Day


"October 15 is Global Handwashing Day,a global advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding about the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective and affordable way to prevent diseases and save lives". Visit GlobalHandwashing.org for more information.

International Day of Rural Women


"The first International Day of Rural Women was observed on 15 October 2008. This new international day, established by the General Assembly in its resolution 62/136 of 18 December 2007, recognizes the critical role and contribution of rural women, including indigenous women, in enhancing agricultural and rural development, improving food security and eradicating rural poverty". Visit UN.org for more information

National Aesthetician Day


An aesthetician, or esthetician, is person trained to assist customers on makeup, skincare, hair care and facial treatments.