October 10th is the 283rd day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day then Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned after being charged with income tax evasion; the Women's Social and Political Union was founded in Britain to support voting rights for women, and the Great Chicago Fire was ignited by a barn accident. Famous October 10th birthdays include Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and pop singer Mya. Today is World Mental Health Day and National Hug a Drummer Day.
We have 31 holidays listed for October 10.
Cuba Independence Day
Join the Cuban people by honoring the heroes that made this historic day possible
Commemorate Curaçao Day with parades, flag hoisting activities, and the island’s cultural displays.
Health and Sports Day (Japan)
Keep reading to learn the history of Sports Day and what activities to take part in.
Indigenous Peoples' Day
Native American people are honored and celebrated on Indigenous Peoples’ Day.
International Stage Management Day
Grab a seat while we appreciate the people who rule backstage.
International: Day of respect for cultural diversity
Make the celebration more inclusive and festive by calling it the International Day of Respect for Cultural Diversity.
Lao: End of Buddhist Lent Day
Light candles and incense to bid farewell to the three-month-long Buddhist Lent.
Local Government Day
Filipinos commemorate Local Government Day with parades and events for the 1991 enactment of the code.
Lotu a Tamaiti Holiday
On this holiday, let’s join the Samoan Islanders in acknowledging, celebrating, and honoring childhood!
National Angel Food Cake Day
Be inspired by the spongy goodness as we dive into one of America’s favorite desserts.
National Cake Decorating Day
With holiday dessert buffets coming up soon, now is the perfect time to practice your technique!
National Heritage Day in Turks and Caicos
Let’s join the Islanders in Turks and Caicos to celebrate this important day in their history!
National Heroes' Day of Bahamas
Get ready to celebrate this beautiful day in the Bahamas this National Heroes’ Day.
National Hug a Drummer Day
Behind every song that stirs your soul, there's a drummer keeping a beat.
National Native American Day
Celebrate National Native American Day as it serves as a reminder of their ongoing legacy of courage.
National Online Bank Day
Do you remember the last time you visited a bank? Neither do we, thanks to online banking.
National Porter Day
Happy National Porter Day to all the Porters out there. Today, we celebrate you.
Taiwan: National Day / Double Ten day
Enjoy the fanfare and military parades by raising the flag and joining in the national anthem.
World Animal Road Accident Awareness Day
Love animals? Drive cautiously to observe this worthy reminder of the welfare of our furry friends.
World Day Against The Death Penalty
Raise your voices as we mark an important day to bring an end to the death penalty.
World Plant-based Burger Day
Make a plant-based burger for supper to celebrate World Plant-Based Burger Day!