October 14, 2019

Columbus Day

Observed on the second Monday in October, Columbus Day celebrates the anniversary of Christopher Columbus' arrival to the American Continent on October 12, 1492.

Native American Day

Observed on the second Monday in October in South Dakota and the fourth Friday of September in California, Native American Day celebrates the culture and contributions the Native Americans have made to the United States.

National Dessert Day

Celebrated by way of the local bakery, grandma's house or chocolate shop, National Dessert Day includes candies, pies, ice cream, fruits, cookies, pastries, cobblers, and donuts, too.

World Standards Day

"Each year on 14 October, the members of the IEC, ISO and ITU celebrate World Standards Day, which is a means of paying tribute to the collaborative efforts of the thousands of experts worldwide who develop the voluntary technical agreements that are published as international standards". For more information, visit ISO.org

Be Bald and Be Free Day

Bald is beautiful! Famous bald men include basketball legend Michael Jordan, actor Bruce Willis, boxer Mike Tyson, wrestler Stone Cold Steve Austin and so many more.