NY City Opera: A Quiet Place
U.S. Dept. of Education established, 1979
Native American Day or American Indian Day, includes Black Indians
Religious Atonement is a special time of ...
We remember Don 'Soul Train' Cornelius (b.9/27/1936); Jimmy 'Rapper' Spicer (d. 2019)
World Tourism Day
Happy Birthday, LIL WAYNE/GWYNETH PALTROW
Statue of Liberty Dedicated
We remember Ben E. King (9/28/1938-4/30/2015), Miles Davis, Agnes Nixon
Happy Birthday, HILARY DUFF/NAOMI WATTS
Good Neighbor Day
We remember actor Larry Linville; Otis Rush (d. 2018).
Who was the first black to serve in the DE senate?
Happy Birthday BARRY 'TV-GREG' WILLIAMS/PATRICIA RUSHEN/CISSY HOUSTON
We remember Jessye "Opera Singer" Norman (d. 2019).
Hosted theme: Pre-Winter Cleaning and Pretend No-American Business Month, and Family Awareness of Community Generational Family Dysfunction Month.
Bring Your Bible To School Day
Filipino American History Month; National Arts and Humanities Month, Italian and Polish American Heritage Month; National Pizza Month
Faith: Clergy Appreciation Month
We remember Donny Hathaway (b. 1945)
Black History Month (U.K. Europe continent)
Happy Birthday, former president Jimmy Carter, NIGERIA (AFRICA); CHRISTOPHER 'PETER' KNIGHT , JURNEE SMOLLETT, HOWARD HEWETT.
On this date: Invention of The Soul Train TV Broadcast
Festival of Lights, India
Mohandas Gandhi (1869)
Happy Birthday, STING/MOSES GUNN/KELLY RIPA
We remember composer/band leader Frank Francis Johnson
World Smile Day
10/3/1956 Nat King Cole, 1st black performer to host his own show.
Happy Birthday, INDIA ARIE/Min. AL SHARPTON
The Obama's Wedding Anniversary
National Taco Day
Happy Birthday, RUSSELL SIMMONS
Rutherford Hayes (1822)
We remember Diahann Carroll (d. 2019).
World Teacher Day
Happy Birthday, KATE WINSLET
Tyler Perry Studios Official Anniversary (2019)
Chester Arthur (1829)
We remember Bernard 'Bernie Mac' McCullough (10/5/1957-8/9/2008)
Happy Birthday, LAMMAN RUCKER, THOMAS MCCLAR
Happy Birthday, TONI BRAXTON/SIMON COWELL/NICOLE ARI PARKER/JOY BEHAR
Roses became the US Flower (1986)
National Children's Day
Happy Birthday, NICK CANNON/MATT DAMON/CHEVY CHASE/ROBERT "KOO" BELL, KARYN PARSONS, Rev. JESSE JACKSON
National Heritage Day (Turks and Caicos Islands)
Happy Birthday, TYLER WILLIAMS/SHARON OSBOURNE
Name the 1st black member of Islam?
U.S.A. discovered (1000)
Happy Birthday, TANYA TUCKER/BEN VEREEN
Kruger Day, Oom Paul Birthay
We remember Russel Means (10/10/39-10/22/12), Solomon Burke (3/21/1940-10/10/2010)
1st Black Parish, Baltimore, MD - 1863
Father and Daughter Day
Death of Casimer Pulaski Day (America/Polish)
We remember John 'Red Foxx' Sanford 12/9/1922-10/11/1991
International Day of the Girl
Happy Birthday, GEORGE JOHNSON/ZACH GALIFIANAKIS/RAPPER MC LYTE
Name the 1st black musician to tour overseas funded by the US State Dept.
We remember Tommy "actor" Ford, Dick Gregory.
Happy Birthday, HUGH JACKMAN
We remember Gary Collins d.
Clergy Appreciation Day
Happy Birthday, ASHANTI/SHIRLEY CAESAR/TISHA CAMPBELL-MARTIN/SACHA BARON COHEN
Dwight Eisenhower (1890)
Happy Birthday, LOURDES LEON/USHER
We remember Maxine "Motown's Etiquette" Powell (d.)
Sept 15 - Oct 15 Last Day of National Hispanic Heritage Month
National I Love Lucy Day
Happy Birthday, ERIC BENET/GINUWINE/KEYSHIA COLE/PENNY MARSHALL
National Boss Day
NATIONAL BOSS'S DAY (USA)
Kids Fest in NY City
Name the creator of the Million Man/Woman March (10/16/95).
We remember Roy Hargove (b. 1969).
Black Poetry Day
National Pasta Day
Happy Birthday, EMINEM/YCLEF JEAN/QUEEN NAIJA
Happy Birthday, NE YO/ESPERANZA SPALDING/ZAC EFRON/WESLEY JONATHAN/JOE MORTON; State of Alaska
We remember ROBERT 'MIKE' REED (10/19/1932-4/12/1992), and Russell Means.
Happy Birthday, JENNIFER HOLLIDAY
We remember Jelly Roll "Jazz Pianist" Morton
Happy Birthday, SNOOP DOG/ERIC SCOTT/MARIA DAYTIA/SUNNY HOSTIN/Vice President KAMALA HARRIS
Full Moon (2021)
Happy Birthday, KIM KARDASHIAN (WEST)
What is the name of the 1st black Holiness Church?
We remember Russell Means (10/10/39-10/22/12); Carrie Fisher b.
Happy Birthday, JULIE DASH
Name the 1st white, presbyterian minister who baptized blacks?
We remember Johnny Carson (b.); Yvonne Staples (b. 1934).
Happy Birthday, RYAN REYNOLDS/MEGHAN MCCAIN
National Talk Show Host Day
Happy Birthday, MONICA/DANIEL GLOVER/DRAKE/BILL WYMAN/ADRIENNE BAILON
United Nations Day, An international peacekeeping organization.
We remember Sarah J. Hale (d. 1788); Sheila Stewart (d. 2013); Maureen O'Hara (d. 2015); Robert Guillaume (d. 2017); Melvin Wah Wah Waston Ragin (d. 2018),
We remember Pablo Picasso (1881); Fats Domino.
Happy Birthday CIARA/KATY PERRY
Happy Birthday, PAT SAJACK; former first lady Hillary Clinton
We remember Mahalia Jackson 1911-1972
Happy Birthday, KERI HILSON/LEE GREENWOOD/KELLY OSBOURNE; State of Nevada
Theodore Roosevelt (1858)
Happy Birthday, JULIA ROBERTS/BEN HARPER/TELMA HOPKINS/SHERYL UNDERWOOD
Statue of Liberty Anniversary, New York
Happy Birthday, GABRIELLE UNION/TRACEE ELLIS ROSS
We remember Al Molinaro "Happy Days ... Al Delvecchio". (d. 2015), Keith 'singer' Wilder (d. 2017), John 'comedian/actor' Witherspoon (d. 2019)
School segregation ended on this day - 1969
Happy Birthday, NIA LONG/EVA MARCILLE/OTIS 'BIG DADDY' WILLIAMS/HENRY WINKLER
John Adams (1735)
National Dashiki Day
Happy Birthday, State of NEVADA/WILLOW SMITH
Last Day of "Pretend No American Businesses" event
We remember Ethel "singer" Waters; Rosalind Cash
Nationally Military Family Appreciation Month
Family Stories Month
National Adoption Month
International Day of Prayer
Hosted Theme: Native American Appreciation Month
Religion: Black Catholic History Month; today, All Catholic Saint's Day
All Soul's Day (Mexico), Dia de los Muertos
We remember Roy Hargove (d. 2018).
Happy Birthday, State of NORTH/SOUTH DAKOTA
James Polk (1795)/Warren Harding (1865)
National Housewife's Day
Happy Birthday, KARI"KATI"MICHAELSEN
National Cookie Day
Happy Birthday, SEAN "DIDDY" COMBS/MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY/LORETTA'actress" SWIT
King Tut Day
We remember Will Rogers; Doris Roberts.
Who was the 1st known black Methodist Preacher? - 1781
The ending of all quarrels and the beginning of a new year.
Bonfire Night (UK/London)
Happy Birthday, SALLY FIELDS/EMMA STONE