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What day of the week was October 01, 2020?

October 01, 2020 was a Thursday and it was the 275th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar.

October 01, 2020 can also be written as 10/1/2020 in the US and as 1/10/2020 in UK and Europe.

October 01, 2020 in October 2020 calendar

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October 01, 2020: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for October 1st is Libra.

Libra is the 7th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between September 23rd and October 22nd belong to the Libra sign: discover Libra personality and who should a Libra marry.

Babies born in October are either Libra or Scorpio. People born before October 22nd are Libra, while people born from October 23rd have the sign of Scorpio.

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October 01, 2020: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for October 01, 2020 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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October 01, 2020: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on October 01, 2020 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on October 01, 2020 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on October 01, 2020 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 100% full, rising at 06:57 pm and setting at 07:23 am.

The previous full moon was on Sep 02, 2020 while the next full moon would come on Oct 31, 2020.

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Who was born on October 01, 2020?

Whose famous birthday is on October 1st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on October 1st:

  • Jimmy Carter
    Jimmy Carter

    American politician and 39th president of united states, was sworn in on 1/20/1977.

  • Brie Larson
    Brie Larson

    Brie larson is a highly acclaimed movie actress known for her roles in films such as 'room' and 'captain marvel'.

  • Zach Galifianakis
    Zach Galifianakis

    Zach galifianakis is an american comedian and actor known for his roles in the hangover movie series and his comedic talk show between two...

  • Hakeem Kae-Kazim
    Hakeem Kae-Kazim

    Nigerian-born actor known for his roles in various films and TV series.

  • Julie Andrews
    Julie Andrews

    British-american singer and actress with a four-octave range.

  • Jeane Manson
    Jeane Manson

    American singer, model, and actress living in france.

  • Philippe Noiret
    Philippe Noiret

    French actor, both on tv and in film.

  • Matthew Daddario
    Matthew Daddario

    Matthew daddario is a tv actor known for his role as alec lightwood in the tv series shadowhunters.

  • Randy Quaid
    Randy Quaid

    Randy quaid is an american actor and producer known for his roles in films such as 'national lampoon's vacation' and 'independence day'.

  • Stella Stevens
    Stella Stevens

    Stella stevens is an american actress, known for her roles in films such as 'the poseidon adventure' and 'the nutty professor'.

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How old is someone born on October 01, 2020?

Someone born on October 01, 2020 is:

3 years 8 months old,

or 44 months and 23 days old,

or 194 weeks and 4 days old,

or 1362 days old,

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on October 01, 2020?

There are 99 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday October 1st 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on October 01, 2020?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on October 01, 2020.

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October 01, 2020: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on October 01, 2020:

  • Tony Blue
  • Derek Mahon
  • Murray Schisgal
  • Michael Spivak
  • Gianfranco Lombardi
  • Christos Siopahas
  • Barry Mahy
  • Gregorio Agrigento
  • Serhij Atel'kin

What famous deaths happened on October 1st?

Famous deaths on October 1st:

  • Giuliano Gemma
    Giuliano Gemma

    Giuliano gemma was an italian actor known for his roles in spaghetti western films such as a pistol for ringo and day of anger.

  • Richard Avedon

    American photographer, best known for his commercial fashion photography and portraits that have an immediate emotional impact.

  • Gamble Rogers

    Award-winning investigative journalist known for his in-depth reporting.

  • Idonia Glaser

    Renowned biologist known for her work in genetics and evolutionary biology.

  • Fount Leakey

    Known for significant fossil discoveries in Africa.

  • Spyridon Marinatos

    Renowned Greek archaeologist known for his excavations at Akrotiri on the island of Santorini.

  • Dierre Corneille

    French playwright who is considered one of the founders of French tragedy and a pioneer of the Neoclassical movement in theater.

  • Loui Leakey

    Renowned for discoveries of early human fossils in East Africa.

  • Pavle Vuisić

    Renowned Serbian playwright and screenwriter.

  • Reathel Bean

    Former MLB pitcher known for his successful career with the Boston Red Sox.

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October 01, 2020: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on October 01, 2020:

  • Singapore - Children's Day
  • Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Vegetarian Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Tuvalu - Independence Day (from Gilbert Islands (Kiribati), 1975)
  • San Marino - two Captains Regent, elected by parliament, take office for six months.
  • Nigeria - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)
  • People's Republic of China - National Day (1949)
  • RC Church - Feast days of Saint ThTrFse de Lisieux; formerly of Saint Bavo and Saint Remigius
  • Republic of Cyprus - Independence Day (from Britain, 1960)

Observances on October 01, 2020:

  • International Day of Older Persons

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October 01, 2020: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on October 01, 2020 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

The Right Stuff

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Philip Kaufman


Release year: 2020

Directed by: Thunder Levin


Release year: 2020

Directed by: Lee Tamahori


Release year: 2020

Directed by: Thunder Levin


Release year: 2020

Directed by: Leo Joannon


Who was the US President on October 01, 2020?

On October 01, 2020 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 01, 2020?

On October 01, 2020 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 01, 2020?

On October 01, 2020 the Pope was Francis.


Back in 2020


What is special about October 1st?

October 1st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 1st day of the month of October. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on October 1st, such as:

  • 2018 - 2018 eastern euphrates missile strike by iran: iran launches six ballistic missiles from its territory at isil targets in eastern syria near the euphrates river valley. this is in response to the ahvaz military parade.
  • 2017 - Yemeni crisis (2011-present: houthi forces claim that they have taken down an american mq-9 reaper drone above the yemeni capital sana'a. saba news agency footage appears to show people gathered around the aircraft's wreckage.
  • 2016 - Yemeni civil war: houthi forces launch rockets that reportedly hit hsv-2 swift, which is a military vessel belonging the united arab emirates navy. it was reportedly destroyed off the coast yemen near the strategically important port of mokha in the red sea. (reuters),

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What happened in 2020?

2020 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Iranian General Qasem Soleimani is killed by an American airstrike near Baghdad International Airport, igniting global concerns of a potential armed conflict.
  • Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 crashes immediately after takeoff at Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport; all 176 on board are killed. The plane was shot down by an Iranian anti-aircraft missile.
  • Taal Volcano in the Philippines erupts, and kills 39 people.

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What was the calendar for October 2020?

October 2020 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with October being the 10th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how October 2020 calendar looked like.