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Month Of October Quiz

Updated on October 2, 2011

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You know that Halloween is celebrated in October but how many other October holidays can you name? What other facts do you know about the month of October? Can you name any famous people born in October? Test your knowledge with this fun quiz about the month of October. A list of October holidays and a list of famous people born in October are included, plus October's birthstone, October related products, and links to other fun quizzes.

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October Holidays and Celebrations

Bank Teller Appreciation Week

Customer Service Week

World Vegetarian Day

Techies' Day

Clergy Appreciation Weekend

Intergeneration Day

National 4-H Week

World Habitat Day

Children's Day, Nat.

Global Learn Day

Sports Day, Taiku-no-hi

Tuxedo Day

Wildlife Week

Emergency Nurses Day

Oktoberfest

Train Your Brain Day

Be Bald and Be Free Day

Columbus Day

Pet Peeve Week

Pharmacy Week

Teen Read Week

Thanksgiving (Canada)

Wolf Awareness Week

Boss Day, National

Boost Your Brain Day

Sweetest Day

Business Women's Week

Full Moon Day

Pastoral Care Week

World Rainforest Week

National Mole Day

Black Thursday

Forgiveness Day

United Nations Day

Frankenstein Friday

Make Difference Day

Day Light Saving Ends

Mother-in-Law Day

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Dinosaur Month

National Pizza Month

Stamp Collecting Month

Down Syndrome Awareness Month

World Blindness Awareness Month

Healthy Lung Month

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month

National Spina Bifida Awareness Month

Filipino American History Month

Italian American Heritage Month

Of the October holidays listed above, which one is your favorite?

October Is ........

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Down Syndrome Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Famous People Born In October

Bill Gates

Bob Geldof

Charlton Heston

Chevy Chase

Chubby Checker

Chuck Berry

Daryl Hall

David Lee Roth

Donna Karan

Eminem

Evel Knievel

Helen Reddy

Henry Winkler

Hilary Clinton

Jackie Collins

Jaclyn Smith

Jean-Claude Van Damme

Jeff Goldblum

John Candy

John Lithgow

Johnny Carson

Julia Roberts

Kate Winslet

Kevin Richardson

King Richard III

Lennox Lewis

Lindsey Buckingham

Luciano Pavarotti

Luke Perry

Marie Osmond

Matt Damon

Michael Landon

Pablo Picasso

Patti LaBelle

Paul Simon

Ralph Lauren

Randy Quaid

Richard Carpenter

Roger Moore

Susan Sarandon

Tommy Lee

Toni Braxton

Walter Matthau

Winona Ryder

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Your Favorite October Holiday

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      christineallen 

      5 years ago

      Emergency Nurses Day (Bank Teller Appreciation Week must be the funniest!)

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      barberrela 

      5 years ago

      Emergency Nurses Day

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      VspaBotanicals 

      6 years ago

      Halloween is my favorite!

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      Jim Sterling 

      7 years ago from Franklin, Tennessee

      Patoral Care week.

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      goo2eyes lm 

      7 years ago

      Filipino American History Month is my favorite

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      mredway 

      7 years ago

      Totally Dinosaur Month!!

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      Aquavel 

      7 years ago

      Where did Halloween go? It's not on the list above. Of the holidays listed above, I would have to go with Dinosaur Month just because it sounds wild and fun!

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      JoyfulReviewer 

      7 years ago

      Halloween is my favorite holiday in October.

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      rootadesigns lm 

      7 years ago

      You have a lot of quizzes!

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      maxnic11 

      7 years ago

      6/10

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      AllyVuitton 

      7 years ago

      6 - not bad, not good

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      The Afrikan 

      8 years ago

      got 5/10... i like halloween :P

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      resabi 

      8 years ago

      Well, like _Joan_ I was born in October -- but I was also married in October (on Halloween). So I guess I have a trifecta!

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      Joan Hall 

      8 years ago from Los Angeles

      My birthday is in October, so that would be my favorite holiday.

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      JenOfChicago LM 

      8 years ago

      My favorite would be "JenOfChicago buys an opal" day - I love that stone!

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      SofiaMann 

      8 years ago

      Wildlife Week is my favorite celebration in october.Nice lens.

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      monarch13 

      8 years ago

      great idea! thanks for sharing.

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