Historical Events In October - 24
Sunday, 01 October 2023
2017 On October - 24 crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman vows to return Saudi Arabia to moderate Islam after announcing 500bn independent economic zone
2017 Albert Einstein 's "Theory of Happiness", written as a note for a bellboy instead of a tip in Tokyo in 1922 sells for $1.56 million on this day in history.
2018 Pipe bombs sent to prominent US Democrats including the Obamas, Clintons, John Brennan and CNN, but safely defused on this day in history.
2018 Largest jackpot in US history at 1.6 billion won by one person in Southern Carolina on October - 24.
2018 On this day in history kenyan marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge named UN Person of the Year for setting a new marathon world record and for his work with AIDS/HIV in Kenya
2018 On October - 24 scientists confirm East Island in Hawaii, half a mile long, has been wiped out after contact with Hurricane Walaka
2018 On this day in history eU directive bans single-use plastics by 2021
2019 On this day in history remains of Spanish dictator Francisco Franco removed from mausoleum in Valley of the Fallen and reburied in private family vault in Madrid
2021 Michael Jordan 's 1984 Nike Air Ships sell for $1.472 million at Sotheby's, a new record for sneakers at auction  on this day in history.
2021 On this day in history the 2021 Uzbek presidential election is held.