Fun Facts About October
- The birthstones for October are the tourmaline and the opal.
- The zodiac signs for October are Libra (September 23 – October 22) and Scorpio (October 23 – November 21).
- The birth flower for October is the calendula.
- On October 1, 1896, free rural delivery of mail started in the United States.
National Cookie Month
National Chili Month
National Pizza Month
National Dessert Month
Lupus Awareness Month
National Seafood Month
Columbus Day – Second Monday of October
October 31 – Halloween