Historical Events In October - 01
Tuesday, 15 October 2019
1920 On October - 01 lonny Chapman, Tulsa Okla, actor (Investigator, For the People)
1921 WJZ, Newark NJ begins broadcasting on this day in history.
1921 James Whitmore, White Plains NY, actor (Give 'em Hell Harry) on this day in history.
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 October - 01.
1924 On this day in history the birth of Jimmy Carter, Former (39th) US President
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 this day in history tom Bosley, Chicago, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote)
1927 Wilhelm Harteveld, composer, dies at 68 on October - 01.
1928 On October - 01 first class at school for enlisted Navy and Marine Corps Radio intercept operators (The "On the roof gang")
1928 Leon Vanderstuyft of Belgium bicycled 76 miles 504 yards in 1 hour on this day in history.
1928 On October - 01 george Peppard, Detroit Mich, actor (Banacek, A-Team, Blue Max)
1929 On this day in history ken Arthurson, Australian rugby league identity
1930 On October - 01 philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino)
1930 Ricardo Drigo, composer, dies at 84 on October - 01.
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 On October - 01 the birth of Julie Andrews, English actress/singer; 'Mary Poppins'
1936 Gen Francisco Franco establishes the state of Spain on this day in history.
1936 Oscar DaCosta, cricketer (WI all-rounder in 5 Tests 30-35), dies at 28 on October - 01.
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 Pullman Co formally recognizes Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters on October - 01.
1938 On October - 01 germany annexes Sudetenland (1/3 of Czechoslovakia)
1939 Winston Chruchill refers to Soviet policy as "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma" on October - 01.
1940 On October - 01 pennsylvania Turnpike, pioneer toll thruway, opens
1942 On this day in history bell P-59 Airacomet fighter, 1st US jet, makes maiden flight
1943 Allied forces captured Naples during WW II on October - 01.
1943 On this day in history clark's forces enter Naples, Italy.
1943 On October - 01 antoine T Broekman, resistance fighter, executed at 32
1944 Newspaper editor Alejandro C¢rdova assassinated in Guatemala on this day in history.
1944 The Channel ports are in Allied hands on this day in history.
1945 Heavyweight champ Joe Louis is discharged from the army on this day in history.