Public Holidays: October 2008

Day Date Country Holiday
Wed 1st Various Various Eid Al-Fitr
Wed 1st China China National Day
Wed 1st Israel Israel Rosh HaShana
Thu 2nd Various Various Eid Al-Fitr
Thu 2nd India India Idu'l Fitr
Thu 2nd India India Mahatma Gandhi Birthday
Thu 2nd China China National Day
Fri 3rd Germany Germany German Unity Day
Fri 3rd China China National Day
Fri 3rd South Korea South Korea National Foundation Day
Sun 5th Portugal Portugal Republic Day
Tue 7th China China Chung Yeung Festival
Tue 7th Taiwan Taiwan Double Ninth Day
Thu 9th Israel Israel Day of Atonement
Thu 9th India India Dussehra
Thu 9th Spain Spain Valencian Community Day
Sun 12th Mexico Mexico Day of the Races
Sun 12th Spain Spain Hispanic Day
Sun 12th Brazil Brazil Lady of Aparecida
Mon 13th USA USA Columbus Day
Mon 13th Various Various Day of the Races
Mon 13th Japan Japan Health-Sports Day
Mon 13th Canada Canada Thanksgiving
Tue 14th Israel Israel Sukkot
Mon 20th Israel Israel Sukkot
Fri 24th Israel Israel Simchat Torah
Mon 27th New Zealand New Zealand Labour Day
Mon 27th Ireland Ireland October Holiday (Halloween)
Tue 28th Various Various Diwali
Tue 28th Greece Greece The Ochi day
Fri 31st Germany Germany Day of Reformation

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Diversity Month

October

The eighth month in the old Roman calendar, in Latin "octo" means "eight".