Historical Events In October - 01
Tuesday, 29 November 2022
1920 Lonny Chapman, Tulsa Okla, actor (Investigator, For the People) on October - 01.
1921 On this day in history wJZ, Newark NJ begins broadcasting
1921 On this day in history james Whitmore, White Plains NY, actor (Give 'em Hell Harry)
1922 On this day in history former Chicago Staleys play 1st NFL game as Chicago Bears, win 6-0
1922 On this day in history hector Campos-Parsi, composer
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 this day in history.
1924 On October - 01 jimmy Earl Carter, Plains Ga, (D) 39th Pres (1977-1981)
1926 Roger Williams, American pianist on this day in history.
1927 On this day in history tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote)
1927 On this day in history wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68
1928 On this day in history first class at school for enlisted Navy and Marine Corps Radio intercept operators (The "On the roof gang")
1928 On this day in history leon Vanderstuyft of Belgium bicycled 76 miles 504 yards in 1 hour
1928 George Peppard, Detroit Mich, actor (Banacek, A-Team, Blue Max) on this day in history.
1929 On October - 01 ken Arthurson, Australian rugby league identity
1930 On this day in history philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino)
1930 Ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84 on October - 01.
1931 Reginald Hall, endocrinologist on this day in history.
1933 The birth of Richard Harris, British born film actor on October - 01.
1935 The birth of Julie Andrews, English actress/singer; 'Mary Poppins' on this day in history.
1936 Gen Francisco Franco establishes the state of Spain on this day in history.
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 On this day in history pullman Co formally recognizes Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
1938 Germany annexes Sudetenland (1/3 of Czechoslovakia) on this day in history.
1939 On this day in history winston Chruchill refers to Soviet policy as "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma"
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 On this day in history allied forces captured Naples during WW II
1943 Clark's forces enter Naples, Italy on October - 01.
1943 On October - 01 antoine T Broekman, resistance fighter, executed at 32
1944 On this day in history newspaper editor Alejandro C¢rdova assassinated in Guatemala
1944 The Channel ports are in Allied hands on this day in history.
1945 On October - 01 heavyweight champ Joe Louis is discharged from the army