On October 13, Romans celebrated the Fontinalia, placing flowers around springs, wells & fountains to honour Fons, the god of springs.
On October 14, the Romans celebrated the Festival of Penates, the protectors of the household, images of whom were kept in the atrium.
The Latin poet Virgil - Publius Vergilius Maro - was born in the village Andes, near Mantua in Northern Italy, on October 15 70 BC(E).
The armilustrium occurred on October 19, the end of the campaigning season. Arms were cleansed then stored away for the following year.
HappyHalloween from the gang at disco, the world's best (and only!) Latin course taught entirely by minifigures.