Memorial Day for the loss of a child during pregnancy or a newborn
Memorial Day for the loss of a child during pregnancy or a newborn is held on October 15. Noted in Ohio, USA, Canada, France, Britain and Italy. This event in the second decade of the month October is annual. Help us
Stillbirth affects about 1 in 160 pregnancies each year in the United States. There are many charities and organizations that help families who've experienced pregnancy and infant loss. On15th of October it is International Pregnancy & Infant Loss Remembrance Day, a day for bereaved parents in Australia and around the world to remember the babies they have lost. Losing a baby often leaves people feeling shocked, isolated and empty. In the trauma you’re experiencing, it can be difficult to imagine you may treasure memories of your baby and items from this time. We mourn with you.
Similar holidays and events, festivals and interesting facts
Double Ten Day on October 10 (The National Day of Republic of China, celebrates outbreak of the Wuchang Uprising in 1911 that led to founding of the Republic of China in 1912);
Independence Day in Cuba on October 10 (commemorates the proclamation of Cuba's independence from Spain and the beginning of the Ten Years' War in 1868);
Trafalgar Day in Great Britain on October 21 (celebration of the victory won by the Royal Navy, commanded by Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson, over the combined French and Spanish fleets at the Battle of Trafalgar on 21 October 1805);