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 This day in History - October 1
507 Historic Events for October 1
1964

2nd Dutch televisienet begins broadcastings

Event
1964

1st official broadcast of Trans World Radio on Bonaire

Event
1964

Free Speech Movement launched at U of California, Berkley

Event
1964

Ernst Toch, composer (Melodie Lehre), dies at 76

Death
1964

Kristi Atkinson, Van Nuys Ca, WP volleyballer (Best of Beach-6th-1994)

Birth
1964

Roberto Kelly, Panama, outfielder (NY Yanks, Cin Reds, Minn Twins)

Birth
1965

Failed coup under lt col Untung in Indonesia

Event
1965

France performs underground nuclear test at Ecker Algeria

Event
1965

Cliff Ronning, Vancouver, NHL center (Vancouver Canucks)

Birth
1965

Cindy Margolis Model

Birth
1965

Edward E "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi writer (Subspace encounter), dies

Death
1965

Gareth Hughes, actor (Midnight Girl), dies at 71

Death
1966

Albert P A A Besnard, poet/journalist (Doom and Thirst), dies

Death
1966

WAEO (now WJFW) TV channel 12 in Rhinelander, WI (NBC) begins

Event
1966

Newspaper magnate Thomson purchases "The Times"

Event
1967

Scott Young, Clinton MA, NHL right wing (Colorado Avalanche)

Birth
1967

Chuck McElroy, Galeston TX, pitcher (California Angels)

Birth
1967

Pink FLoyd's 1st US tour (arrives in NYC)

Event
1967

Geraldine Heaney, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Oly-98)

Birth
1967

Michael Pringle, CFL running back (Montreal Alouettes)

Birth
1967

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Ladies' LA Golf Open

Event
1967

KBFI (now KDAF) TV channel 33 in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (IND) begins

Event
1968

Matt Elliott, NFL center/guard (Carolina Panthers)

Birth
1968

Malcolm Showell, WLAF defensive end (London Monarchs)

Birth
1968

Jay Underwood, actor (Boy Who Could Fly)

Birth