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International Chefs Day

October 20

When is International Chefs Day?

International Chefs Day happens on Sunday October 20, 2024.

Celebrate International Chef Day with These Famous Chefs!

Every year on October 20th, the culinary world celebrates International Chef Day. What better way to mark this special occasion than by learning about some of the most famous chefs in the world? Let’s take a look at three of the best-known chefs and what they are known for.

Gordon Ramsay

Known as much for his gruff demeanor as his cooking skills, Gordon Ramsay is a Michelin-starred chef and television star. He began his career in London, where he opened several restaurants that earned him multiple Michelin stars. In 2005, he began hosting the show Hell’s Kitchen, and has since become one of the most recognizable faces in the culinary world.

Jamie Oliver

British chef Jamie Oliver is known for his passion for fresh ingredients. He first gained notoriety with his television shows The Naked Chef and Jamie’s Kitchen. His passion for healthy eating has led him to open several successful restaurants around the world and launch various initiatives focused on improving nutrition in schools.

Nigella Lawson

Nigella Lawson is an English food writer and television personality who has become known for her easy-to-follow recipes that emphasize flavor over complexity. She has written 12 books and hosted multiple television shows over her career, including Nigella Feasts and Nigella Express. Her relaxed approach to cooking has endeared her to fans around the world.

These three chefs are just a small sample of some of the best-known names in food today—each with their own unique style that makes them stand out from the crowd! This International Chef Day, why not celebrate by trying out one of their recipes or checking out one of their books? There’s no better way to honor these brilliant chefs than by trying something new in your kitchen! Bon Appetit!

When does International Chefs Day happen next year?

International Chefs Day will happen on the following upcoming dates:

  • Monday October 20, 2025
  • Tuesday October 20, 2026
  • Wednesday October 20, 2027
  • Friday October 20, 2028
  • Saturday October 20, 2029


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