Leif Erikson for the year 2014 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, October 9th.
Leif Erikson day falls on October 9th each year and honors the first Nordic person to visit North America. The day is not a public holiday but rather an observance so government and business offices will be open with standard hours.
Thursday, October 9th is day number 282 of the 2014 calendar year with -4 years, -8 months, -8 days until Leif Erikson 2014.
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|When:||October 9th annually|
October 2014 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 3||Day of Arafat 2014||Muslim||-1719|
|Oct 3||Dussehra 2014||Hindu||-1719|
|Oct 4||Eid al-Adha 2014||Muslim||-1718|
|Oct 4||Yom Kippur 2014||Jewish||-1718|
|Oct 6||Child Health Day 2014||Observance||-1716|
|Oct 9||Leif Erikson 2014||Observance||-1713|
|Oct 9||Sukkot 2014||Jewish||-1713|
|Oct 13||Columbus Day 2014||Federal Holiday||-1709|
|Oct 16||Shemini Atzeret 2014||Jewish||-1706|
|Oct 17||Simchat Torah 2014||Jewish||-1705|
|Oct 16||Boss's Day 2014||Observance||-1706|
|Oct 22||Diwali 2014||Hindu||-1700|
|Oct 24||Muharram 2014||Muslim||-1698|
|Oct 31||Halloween 2014||Observance||-1691|