1Feast of All Saints
2Feast of All Souls
3Feast of St. Martin de Porres
6Voting Day
International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict
8Birthday of Dorothy Day, 1897-1980
World Oceans Day
11Veterans Day
12Birthday of Chen Guangcheng, 1971, Chinese human rights advocate, self-taught lawyer, imprisoned in 2006 for four years for angering Shandog officials for his efforts to help women subjected to sterilization as part of China’s one-child policy.
13Feast of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini
16Feasts of St. Margaret of Scotland and St. Gertrude
International Day of Tolerance
Anniversary of the murder of the six martyrs and two friends in El Salvador, 1989
17Feast of St. Elizabeth of Hungary
18International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day
20Universal day of the Child
21Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Temple
22Thanksgiving Day
Feast of St. Cecilia, patron of music
23National Buy Nothing Day
24Feast of St. Andrew Dung-Lac
25Feast of Christ the King
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
30Feast of St. Andrew, apostle