Historical Events In October - 01
Sunday, 17 February 2019
1920 On October - 01 lonny Chapman, Tulsa Okla, actor (Investigator, For the People)
1921 On October - 01 wJZ, Newark NJ begins broadcasting
1921 James Whitmore, White Plains NY, actor (Give 'em Hell Harry) on October - 01.
1922 On this day in history former Chicago Staleys play 1st NFL game as Chicago Bears, win 6-0
1922 On October - 01 hector Campos-Parsi, composer
1924 The birth of Jimmy Carter, Former (39th) US President on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history fokker F-7 1st flight (Amsterdam to Batavia)
1924 Jimmy Earl Carter, Plains Ga, (D) 39th Pres (1977-1981) on this day in history.
1926 On this day in history roger Williams, American pianist
1927 On October - 01 tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote)
1927 Wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1928 First class at school for enlisted Navy and Marine Corps Radio intercept operators (The "On the roof gang") on this day in history.
1928 On this day in history leon Vanderstuyft of Belgium bicycled 76 miles 504 yards in 1 hour
1928 On October - 01 george Peppard, Detroit Mich, actor (Banacek, A-Team, Blue Max)
1929 Ken Arthurson, Australian rugby league identity on this day in history.
1930 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino) on this day in history.
1930 Ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1931 Reginald Hall, endocrinologist on October - 01.
1933 The birth of Richard Harris, British born film actor on October - 01.
1935 On this day in history the birth of Julie Andrews, English actress/singer; 'Mary Poppins'
1936 On October - 01 gen Francisco Franco establishes the state of Spain
1936 On October - 01 oscar DaCosta, cricketer (WI all-rounder in 5 Tests 30-35), dies at 28
1937 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 on this day in history.
1937 Pullman Co formally recognizes Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters on this day in history.
1938 On this day in history germany annexes Sudetenland (1/3 of Czechoslovakia)
1939 On this day in history winston Chruchill refers to Soviet policy as "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma"
1940 On this day in history pennsylvania Turnpike, pioneer toll thruway, opens
1942 On October - 01 bell P-59 Airacomet fighter, 1st US jet, makes maiden flight
1943 On this day in history allied forces captured Naples during WW II
1943 Clark's forces enter Naples, Italy on October - 01.
1943 Antoine T Broekman, resistance fighter, executed at 32 on October - 01.
1944 On this day in history newspaper editor Alejandro C¢rdova assassinated in Guatemala
1944 The Channel ports are in Allied hands on October - 01.
1945 On this day in history heavyweight champ Joe Louis is discharged from the army