This is our day guide for Thursday October 17th 2019 which shows you at a glance what's happening on this day around the world. Using the calendar on this page, you can look at a day guide for any day. Why not look up your birthday to see which holidays you share it with?

Observances on October 17th 2019

Global Ethics Day

Global Ethics Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Global Ethics Day

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Black Poetry Day

Black Poetry Day

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National  Edge Day

National  Edge Day

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National Mulligan Day

National Mulligan Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Mulligan Day

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National Pasta Day

National Pasta Day

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Get to Know Your Customers Day

Get to Know Your Customers Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Get to Know Your Customers Day

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National Get Smart About Credit Day

National Get Smart About Credit Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Get Smart About Credit Day

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International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 

17 October presents an opportunity to acknowledge the effort and struggle of people living in poverty.

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Public Holidays on October 17th 2019

Dessalines Day

Dessalines Day

Commemorates the death of Jean-Jacques Dessalines, Haiti's first ruler, in 1806

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