Chucks-N-Pearls Day for the year 2023 is celebrated/observed on Friday, October 28th. There are until the next observance.

Every year on October 28th, Chucks-N-Pearls Day is observed to honor the simple but distinctive dressing style of the second most important person in the United States—Kamala Harris, the first female Vice President of the United States, who is known for wearing Converse sneakers and a pearl necklace to numerous notable events. Her followers all throughout the country dress up as her to honor her simple but joyful life. Harris not only broke the White House record but also a flurry of other personal achievements.

📆 When is Chucks-N-Pearls Day?

This year, Chucks-N-Pearls Day is on October 28th. It is the 4th Friday in October; in 2023, it is on Saturday.

Countdown to Chucks-N-Pearls Day

Did you know: As the 49th Vice President of the United States, Harris broke three records: she was the first South Asian American Vice President of the United States; the first black Vice President of the United States; and the first female Vice President of the United States.

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📜 History of Chucks-N-Pearls Day

Harris was born on October 20, 1964, in Kingston, Jamaica, to Jamaican father Donald J. Harris and Indian mother Shyamala Gopalan. Harris is an activist, lawyer, author, and politician who served as California’s first female Attorney General from 2011 to 2017, as a Senator from 2017 to 2021, and as the current Vice President of the United States. She met Doug Emhoff in 2013 and married him in 2014.

Harris has a weakness for Chuck Taylor sneakers and pearls. This explains why she has spent so much time with the two. The pearl necklace is the symbol of Harris’ sorority at Howard University, Alpha Kappa Alpha. The Chuck Taylor shoe, on the other hand, is not mysterious at all, and many people think Harris just likes to wear them.

☑️ Chucks-N-Pearls Day facts

She has always been an activist
At the age of 13, Harris performed her first act of protest, requesting that children living in the building be allowed to play on the front lawn.

She married late in life
Harris did not marry until she was in her late forties.

She’s an accomplished writer
Harris wrote the book “Superheroes Are Everywhere,” which teaches kids that they don’t need superpowers to be heroes.

Things to do on Chucks-N-Pearls Day

Put on your Chucks-N-Pearls
Look through your closet for your Chuck Taylors and pearl necklaces. If you don’t have one, go acquire one. Today is the day to look Kamala-cious!

Advocate for women in politics
Demand more women in politics and equal representation in high-ranking posts such as Vice President and President of the United States. Women’s participation in politics has real benefits for democracy, like a better ability to respond to the needs of the public, more cooperation across party and ethnic lines, and a more sustainable future.

Motivate women into politics
Encourage women to get involved in politics, whether through social media or in person. Request that your friends and family do the same. Better representation will ensure that women’s views are heard and their concerns are adequately addressed.

📅 Chucks-N-Pearls Day Observances

2022 October 28 Friday
2023 October 28 Saturday
2024 October 28 Monday
2025 October 28 Tuesday
2026 October 28 Wednesday

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