October 15, 2021

National Aesthetician Day

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

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

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.

National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day

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 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 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 Cheese Curd Day

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