Historical Events In October - 01
Monday, 06 July 2020
1920 On this day in history lonny Chapman, Tulsa Okla, actor (Investigator, For the People)
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 Former Chicago Staleys play 1st NFL game as Chicago Bears, win 6-0 on October - 01.
1922 On October - 01 hector Campos-Parsi, composer
1924 The birth of Jimmy Carter, Former (39th) US President on October - 01.
1924 Fokker F-7 1st flight (Amsterdam to Batavia) on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history jimmy Earl Carter, Plains Ga, (D) 39th Pres (1977-1981)
1926 Roger Williams, American pianist on this day in history.
1927 Tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote) on October - 01.
1927 On this day in history wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68
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 Leon Vanderstuyft of Belgium bicycled 76 miles 504 yards in 1 hour on October - 01.
1928 George Peppard, Detroit Mich, actor (Banacek, A-Team, Blue Max) on October - 01.
1929 Ken Arthurson, Australian rugby league identity on October - 01.
1930 On October - 01 philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino)
1930 On October - 01 ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84
1931 Reginald Hall, endocrinologist on this day in history.
1933 The birth of Richard Harris, British born film actor on this day in history.
1935 On October - 01 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 October - 01.
1937 On this day in history pullman Co formally recognizes Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
1938 On this day in history germany annexes Sudetenland (1/3 of Czechoslovakia)
1939 On October - 01 winston Chruchill refers to Soviet policy as "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma"
1940 Pennsylvania Turnpike, pioneer toll thruway, opens on October - 01.
1942 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1943 Antoine T Broekman, resistance fighter, executed at 32 on this day in history.
1944 Newspaper editor Alejandro C¢rdova assassinated in Guatemala on this day in history.
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