October 3 is the 276th day of the Gregorian calendar. Cincinnati Reds pitcher, Adolfo Luque, was the first Latino in a World Series; Ginsberg’s “Howl and Other Poems” cleared an obscenity charge. President Bush signed the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008. Famous birthdays include Gwen Stefani and Stevie Ray Vaughn. Today is Mean Girls Day.
We have 15 holidays listed for October 3.
Buy British Day
Time to fill your cart with the best British products, and don’t forget the tea.
People gather on this day to perform 'garba' and wear colorful costumes to honor Durga Ashtami.
Honduras: Francisco Morazan's Birthday
The day honors the President of the Federal Republic of Central America from 1830 to 1839.
Iraq Independence Day
Learn about the event and history that marks the anniversary of Iraq's independence from the British.
Workers in Australia were the first to achieve a reduction in working time without a salary cut!
National Child Health Day
Family income is a major factor in the health of children both physically and mentally.
National Consignment Day
For everyone that likes to be on-trend and still live green, this day is for you!
National Techies Day
Let’s crunch on some technological history and facts as we show you a high-tech future.
National Unity Day
Bring down the ‘walls’ that keep us from coming together and celebrate German Unity Day.
National Wide Awakes Day
On National Wide Awakes Day, we celebrate the American youth movement that helped elect Abraham Lincoln.
Nepal: Maha Ashtami
Honor Goddess Durga and celebrate the triumph of good against evil on this Maha Ashtami.