October 5 in Pop Culture History
October 5, 1994 was the first celebration of World Teachers Day. This day is set aside to commemorate and celebrate teachers in the local community. The day has been recognized by The United Nations. Communities are encouraged to sponsor and plan events around the day. Many countries including the United States celebrate World Teachers Day.
1944 – Suffrage was extended to women in France.
1947 – The first televised …