Historical Events In October - 31
Monday, 03 August 2020
1875 On this day in history seerp Anema, poet/writer (Dutch Coasts)
1876 On this day in history cyclone hits Bengal, about 200,000 die
1876 On this day in history eduard van Oort, zoologist (Ornithology of Netherlands)
1879 Big Snake, brother of Ponca chief Standing Bear, dies on this day in history.
1881 On this day in history metropolitan club plays its last game of its non-league season They win 80 of 151 games (18-43 versus NL teams)
1883 On October - 31 swami Dayananda Saraswati, founder of Arya Samaj
1887 Rimski-Korsakov's "Capricio EspagĂ±ol," premieres in St Petersburg on October - 31.
1887 Chiang Kai-shek, Chekiang Province China, pres of Nationalist China on this day in history.
1887 On October - 31 george Alexander Macfarren, composer, dies at 74
1888 On this day in history john Boyd Dunlop patents pneumatic bicycle tire
1888 George Hubert Wilkins, Aust, polar explorer (Flying the Arctic) on this day in history.
1891 Charlotte "Lotte" Bartschart, German/Dutch operetta singer on this day in history.
1892 Arthur Conan Doyle publishes The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes on this day in history.
1892 On October - 31 ruth Fuller Sasaki, US, Zen teacher (1st Zen Institute of America)
1893 Sara Allgood, Dublin Ireland, actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase) on October - 31.
1895 On October - 31 basil H Liddell Heart, English military historian/publicist
1895 On this day in history franz Hedrich, Austria writer, dies at about 62
1896 On this day in history ethel Waters, Chester Pa, actress (Beulah)/singer (Stormy Weather)
1897 On this day in history wilbur (Pete) Henry, NFL tackle (Canton, NY Giants, Pottsville)
1898 On October - 31 alfred Sauvy, French statistician (Affluence & Population)
1900 On October - 31 aL pres Ban Johnson writes to NL pres Nick Young seeking peace
1900 Carl Hubbard, Missouri, baseball & football Hall of Famer on October - 31.
1902 On October - 31 charles Drummond de Andrade, Brazilian poet (Claro Enigma)
1902 Jean-Baptist Colyns, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1905 Great revolutionary demonstration for amnesty in St Petersburg on October - 31.
1906 On October - 31 george Bernard Shaw's "Caesar & Cleopatra," premieres in NYC
1906 On this day in history jo Vis, resistance fighter (Yad Vashem-distinction)
1907 Calgary City Rugby Foot-ball Club's 1st game defeating Strathcona Rugby Foot-ball Club 15-0 at Calgary on October - 31.
1907 On October - 31 helen Lessore, artist
1908 4th Olympic games end in London on October - 31.
1908 On this day in history 4th Olympic games ends in London
1912 Dale Evans, [Frances Butts], Uvalde Tx, cowgirl (Roy Rogers Show) on this day in history.
1913 1st US paved coast-to-coast highway, the Lincoln Highway is dedicated on October - 31.
1914 Great Britain & France declare war on Turkey on October - 31.