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October Teaching Calendar

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October 4, 2021 — Sputnik launched - 1957

October 11, 2021 — Indigenous Peoples' Day

October 11, 2021 — Columbus Day

October 13, 2021 — Cornerstone of the White House laid - 1792

October 14, 2021 — Martin Luther King, Jr. awarded the Nobel Peace Prize - 1964

October 18, 2021 — Alaska purchased from Russia - 1867

October 23, 2021 — Women's Suffrage March in NYC - 1915

October 24, 2021 — Rosa Parks died this day in 2005

October 28, 2021 — Statue of Liberty dedicated - 1886

October 31, 2021 — Nevada Admission Day - 1864

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As featured on

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