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Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore
About the Month of October

Sept 27 : 04 days to October

Did you know that there are two birthstones for the month of October?

That would be the transparent tourmaline and the opaque opal.

Did you know that October marks the conclusion of the grape harvests?

The ancient Saxons used to call October Wyn Monath, since it was the time of wine making.

Join us as we present a new “Did You Know?” fact each day as we countdown to the month of October! So stop by again tomorrow.

Sources: Daily Holidays on the Net, Holidaypedia: October

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