Calendar for October 2020, fun fact about October, history of October, phase of the Moon and all about October you might interest.
Calendar for October 2020
Phase of the Moon:
|October 1||October 9||October 16||October 23||October 31|
|Full Moon||3rd Quarter||New Moon||1st Quarter||Full Moon|
Holidays and Observances in U.S.:
- 12: Columbus Day (Most regions)
Holidays and Festivals around the World:
- Yom Kippur
- Columbus Day
- Child Health Day
- National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sep 15 through Oct 15)
- Italian American Heritage Month
- Polish American Heritage Month
- National Breast Cancer Month
- National Pizza Month
- National Dessert Month
- Country Music Month
- National Book Fair Month
- 31: Halloween
Fun Facts about October:
- It is the second Autumn month.
- National Fire Prevention Week falls during the week of October 9 each year. It commemorates the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.
- October in the Northern Hemisphere is similar to April in the Southern Hemisphere.
- The leaves of trees often begin to change their colors during this month.
- The World Series for Major League Baseball generally takes place during October.
- The NBA, National Basketball League, and the NHL, National Hockey League, both begin their seasons in October.
- There are many health observances that have October as their national month. These include Healthy Lungs, Breast Cancer, Lupus, Spina Bifida, Blindness, and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).
- The United Kingdom celebrates the 21st as Apple Day.