Public Holidays: October 2009

Day Date Country Holiday
Thu 1st China China National Day
Fri 2nd South Korea South Korea Harvest Festival
Fri 2nd India India Mahatma Gandhi Birthday
Fri 2nd China China National Day
Fri 2nd New Zealand New Zealand Nelson Anniversary Day
Sat 3rd Germany Germany German Unity Day
Sat 3rd South Korea South Korea Harvest Festival
Sat 3rd Hong Kong Hong Kong Late mid Autumn festival
Sat 3rd China China Mid Autumn Festival
Sat 3rd South Korea South Korea National Foundation Day
Sat 3rd Israel Israel Sukkot
Sun 4th South Korea South Korea Harvest Festival
Mon 5th Portugal Portugal Republic Day
Fri 9th Spain Spain Valencian Community Day
Sun 11th Israel Israel Simchat Torah
Mon 12th Israel Israel Chanukah
Mon 12th USA USA Columbus Day
Mon 12th Various Various Day of the Races
Mon 12th Japan Japan Health-Sports Day
Mon 12th Spain Spain Hispanic Day
Mon 12th Brazil Brazil Lady of Aparecida
Mon 12th Canada Canada Thanksgiving
Sat 17th Various Various Diwali
Fri 23rd New Zealand New Zealand Hawkes Bay Anniversary Day
Mon 26th China China Chung Yeung Festival
Mon 26th Taiwan Taiwan Double Ninth Day
Mon 26th New Zealand New Zealand Labour Day
Mon 26th Ireland Ireland October Holiday (Halloween)
Wed 28th Greece Greece The Ochi day
Sat 31st Germany Germany Day of Reformation

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Regional Holiday
Not a Public Holiday
Diversity Month

October

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