Historical Events In October - 01
Thursday, 22 August 2019
1920 On this day in history lonny Chapman, Tulsa Okla, actor (Investigator, For the People)
1921 WJZ, Newark NJ begins broadcasting on October - 01.
1921 James Whitmore, White Plains NY, actor (Give 'em Hell Harry) on October - 01.
1922 Former Chicago Staleys play 1st NFL game as Chicago Bears, win 6-0 on this day in history.
1922 Hector Campos-Parsi, composer on this day in history.
1924 The birth of Jimmy Carter, Former (39th) US President on this day in history.
1924 Fokker F-7 1st flight (Amsterdam to Batavia) on October - 01.
1924 Jimmy Earl Carter, Plains Ga, (D) 39th Pres (1977-1981) on this day in history.
1926 Roger Williams, American pianist on this day in history.
1927 Tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote) on this day in history.
1927 On October - 01 wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68
1928 On October - 01 first class at school for enlisted Navy and Marine Corps Radio intercept operators (The "On the roof gang")
1928 On October - 01 leon Vanderstuyft of Belgium bicycled 76 miles 504 yards in 1 hour
1928 On this day in history george Peppard, Detroit Mich, actor (Banacek, A-Team, Blue Max)
1929 On October - 01 ken Arthurson, Australian rugby league identity
1930 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino) on October - 01.
1930 On October - 01 ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84
1931 On this day in history reginald Hall, endocrinologist
1933 On this day in history the birth of Richard Harris, British born film actor
1935 The birth of Julie Andrews, English actress/singer; 'Mary Poppins' on October - 01.
1936 Gen Francisco Franco establishes the state of Spain on October - 01.
1936 On this day in history oscar DaCosta, cricketer (WI all-rounder in 5 Tests 30-35), dies at 28
1937 On October - 01 patrol aviation transferred to Aircraft Scouting Force, a reestablished type command. With change five patrol wings were established as separate administrative command over their squadrons.
1937 Pullman Co formally recognizes Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters on October - 01.
1938 Germany annexes Sudetenland (1/3 of Czechoslovakia) on this day in history.
1939 Winston Chruchill refers to Soviet policy as "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma" on this day in history.
1940 Pennsylvania Turnpike, pioneer toll thruway, opens on this day in history.
1942 Bell P-59 Airacomet fighter, 1st US jet, makes maiden flight on October - 01.
1943 Allied forces captured Naples during WW II on October - 01.
1943 On this day in history clark's forces enter Naples, Italy.
1943 Antoine T Broekman, resistance fighter, executed at 32 on October - 01.
1944 Newspaper editor Alejandro C¢rdova assassinated in Guatemala on this day in history.
1944 On this day in history the Channel ports are in Allied hands
1945 On October - 01 heavyweight champ Joe Louis is discharged from the army