October 24th is the 297th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day Arsenal Football Club lost to Manchester United, ending a run of 49 unbeaten matches; the Toronto Blue Jays became the first baseball team outside the United States to win the World Series, and the George Washington Bridge opened to transport over the Hudson River. Famous October 24th birthdays include rapper Drake and actor Kevin Kline. Today is National Bologna Day and United Nations Day.
We have 21 holidays listed for October 24.
African American Cotton Pickers Day
The continuous availability of American cotton was only possible due to enslaved Black farmers.
Chulalongkorn Day / Piyamararaj Day
Are you wondering who King Chulalongkorn is and why this day is important? Let’s find out.
If world peace is your mantra or the idea appeals, be a part of the movement.
Lasting over five days, the holiday is celebrated by millions of Hindus, Jains and Sikhs worldwide.
National Elizabeth Day
Today, we honor all Elizabeths and the contributions they have made to our lives.
National Food Day
Explore the world of food production, food safety, farm-animal welfare, hunger prevention, and agriculture.
National Jamaican Jerk Day
Start seasoning with our great tips and information about jerk seasoning and Jamaican culture.
National Kangaroo Awareness Day
Use our fantastic ideas to add a little zing to National Kangaroo Awareness Day.
National Senior UTI Awareness Day
Get informed about U.T.I. symptoms in the elderly with our great information on this day.
New Zealand Labour Day
The rights laborers have today were obtained after a long struggle against exploitative corporations.
World Development Information Day
The younger generation plays a vital role when it comes to strategic development.
World Polio Day
World Polio Day recognizes efforts to diminish and eliminate polio to eradicate it globally.
Zambia Independence Day
True independence and freedom can only exist in doing what’s right — Happy Independence Day Zambia!