Checkers Day is held on September 23. This event in the third decade of the month september is annual.
Checkers Day is commemorates the famous ‘checkers‘ speech made by Richard M. Nixon in 1952 after he received an adorable Cocker Spaniel as he sought election in 1952.
National Coaches Day in US on October 6 (PROCLAMATION 4157 -SEPT. 19, 1972. RICHARD NIXON. Coaches are highly qualified teachers — in highly specialized fields);
National Coaches Appreciation Week in USA on October 11 (is a time to recognize the contributions of coaches across the U.S. Week begins on the second Sunday of October);
Physical Education Day or Health and Sports Day or Taiku-no-hi in Japan on October 12 (体育の日 is a public holiday and is celebrated since 2000 on the second Monday of October);
World Judo Day on October 28 (initiative of the International Judo Federation since 2010)