This is our day guide for Thursday October 1st 2020 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 1st 2020

Día del Pasillo Ecuatoriano

Día del Pasillo Ecuatoriano

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Día del Pasillo Ecuatoriano

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International Raccoon Appreciation Day

International Raccoon Appreciation Day

They aren't good pets, but also they aren't total pests. Let's take a day to celebrate these adorable rascals.

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Fire Pup Day

Fire Pup Day

Firepup is a friendly Dalmatian cartoon character, who makes learning about fire and burn prevention and life safety issues, fun, entertaining, and non-threatening.

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National Hair Day

National Hair Day

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

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National Homemade Cookies Day

National Homemade Cookies Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Homemade Cookies Day

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Disability Employment Awareness Month

Disability Employment Awareness Month

Diversity Awareness Month is all about opening dialogues that foster an appreciation of the differences that separate us as well as the similarities that unite us.

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Polish American Heritage Month

Polish American Heritage Month

Find out the dates, history and background to Polish American Heritage Month

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National Pizza Month

National Pizza Month

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Pizza Month

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National Dental Hygiene Month

National Dental Hygiene Month

Highlights the importance of promoting a healthy dental lifestyle at an early age.

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LGBT History Month

LGBT History Month

An annual month-long observance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history, and the history of the gay rights and related civil rights movements.

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World Vegetarian Day

World Vegetarian Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Vegetarian Day

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National Poetry Day

National Poetry Day

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

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Black History Month

Black History Month

October is Black History Month in UK

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International Day of Older Persons 

International Day of Older Persons 

Raising awareness of the impact of an ageing population and the need to ensure people can grow old with dignity.

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Public Holidays on October 1st 2020

Chinese National Day

Chinese National Day

The People's Republic of China was founded on October 1st 1949 with a ceremony at Tian'anmen Square.

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Chuseok

Chuseok

Chuseok, the Harvest Moon Festival is one of Korea's most cherished holidays

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Mid Autumn Festival

Mid Autumn Festival

The Mid Autumn festival starts on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month

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Botswana Day Holiday

Botswana Day Holiday

Second Day of public holidays to mark Botswana's independence from the United Kingdom in 1966

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Cypriot Independence Day

Cypriot Independence Day

Cyprus became independent from the British in 1960

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Nigeria Independence Day

Nigeria Independence Day

This is the national day of Nigeria and is always celebrated on October 1st. It marks independence from British rule on 1 October 1960.

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Investiture of the Captains Regent

Investiture of the Captains Regent

The two heads of state of the Republic of San Marino are elected every six months by the Grand and General Council, the country's legislative body

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Vap Full Moon Poya

Vap Full Moon Poya

Marks Buddha's preaching of Abhidamma to the gods in Tavatimsa and the end of the Buddhist period of fasting

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Uzbekistan Teacher's Day

Uzbekistan Teacher's Day

A public holiday dedicated to honour the efforts of those who teach and educate in Uzbekistan

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