How is music sacred to you?
What is the depth of meaning and purpose music can have for you?

Saturday 10/10/2020 – Image of Plato is from the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

Judaism: Shemini Atzeret continues till evening tonight.
Judaism: Simchat Torah begins in the evening tonight.
Christianity (Catholic): St. Francis Borgia’s feast day.

1846: Triton, the largest moon of the planet Neptune, is discovered by English astronomer William Lassell
1875: Death of A. K. Tolstoy
1902: Gibson Mandolin guitar company was formed.
1923: Birth of Louis Gottlieb singer, bass player, and held degree in musicology.
1955: David Lee Roth was born.
1956: Elvis Presley's 'Love Me Tender' entered the US chart for a 19 week stay,
1999: US teenager Christina Aguilera went to No.1 on the UK singles chart with 'Genie In A Bottle.'

CheckIDay:
Hug a drummer day
International Newspaper Carrier Day
National Chess Day
National Love Your Hair Day
Powers of 10 Day
Universal Music Day
World Porridge Day



I will endeavor to post the “Did you know?” daily list each day. The focus will be on the world religions but will also include historical tid bits that relate to music, literature, or general history. You will also see some items from "checkiday."
If you have or know any other reasons why today may be considered sacred to a group of people, or yourself, please feel free to comment.
While I do some fact checking on these dates and events there can be variances. Sometimes a holy day is celebrated on different days depending on the geographical region