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all-day LGBT History Month
LGBT History Month
Oct 1 all-day
LGBT History Month is a month-long annual observance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history, and the history of the gay rights and related civil rights movements. LGBT History Month provides role models, builds community, and makes the civil rights statement about the LGBT Communities’ extraordinary national and international contributions. Currently, LGBT History Month is a month-long celebration that is
all-day International Day of Non-Violence
International Day of Non-Violence
Oct 2 all-day
The International Day of Non-Violence is marked on 2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence. According to General Assembly resolution A/RES/61/271 of 15 June 2007, which established the commemoration, the International Day is an occasion to “disseminate the message of non-violence, including through education and
all-day World Habitat Day (UN)
World Habitat Day (UN)
Oct 5 all-day
The United Nations designated the first Monday of October of every year as World Habitat Day to reflect on the state of our towns and cities, and on the basic right of all to adequate shelter. The Day is also intended to remind the world that we all have the power and the responsibility to shape the future of our
all-day World Mental Health Day (WHO)
World Mental Health Day (WHO)
Oct 10 all-day
Every 40 seconds, someone loses their life to suicide. The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Oct 10 to be World Mental Heath Day. World Mental Health Day celebrates awareness for the global community in an empathetic way, with a unifying voice, helping those feel hopeful by empowering them to take action and to create lasting change. Learn More
all-day Alex Odeh Assassinated in Santa ...
Alex Odeh Assassinated in Santa ...
Oct 11 all-day
On October 11, 1985 Odeh was killed by a bomb as he opened the door of his office on East 17th Street Santa Ana, California. To this date, the murder remains unsolved. The FBI has attributed it to a terrorist act and is still seeking suspects in its ongoing investigation. The FBI has offered a $1 million reward for information