Fun October Facts!

Posted by Ciara Moosman on Oct 18, 2014

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Impress your family member with your knowledge of fun facts about October! We enjoyed reading about these and were amazed by many!

October is...

CookieNational Cookie Month

TourmalineTourmaline Birthstone

Opal BirthstoneOpal Birthstone

LobsterNational Seafood Month

NevadaNevada became the 36th state of the United States on October 31, 1864

CalendulaCalendula Birth Flower

ChiliNational Chili Month

BoatChristopher Columbus landed in America on October 12, 1492

PizzaNational Pizza Month

LibraLibra and Scorpio Zodiac Signs

DessertNational Dessert Month

White HouseFirst Presidential Telecast from the White House- made by Harry S. Truman

LupusLupus Awareness Month

American FlagUS Flag was formally raised over Alaska

Roman CalendarIn the early Roman calendar, it is actually the eighth month

Birthday CakeFamous Birthday's include: Zach Galifinakis, Julie Andrews, Kate Winslet, Matt Damon, Mario Lopez, Hugh Jackman, Angela Lansbury, Katy Perry, Hillary Clinton, Bill Gates, and Julia Roberts.