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 This day in History - October 31
340 Historic Events for October 31
1891

Charlotte "Lotte" Bartschart, German/Dutch operetta singer

Birth
1892

Ruth Fuller Sasaki, US, Zen teacher (1st Zen Institute of America)

Birth
1893

Sara Allgood, Dublin Ireland, actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase)

Birth
1895

Franz Hedrich, Austria writer, dies at about 62

Death
1895

C K Nayudu, cricketer (brother of C S, India's 1st Test capt)

Birth
1895

Basil H Liddell Heart, English military historian/publicist

Birth
1896

Ethel Waters, Chester Pa, actress (Beulah)/singer (Stormy Weather)

Birth
1897

Wilbur (Pete) Henry, NFL tackle (Canton, NY Giants, Pottsville)

Birth
1898

Alfred Sauvy, French statistician (Affluence and Population)

Birth
1900

AL pres Ban Johnson writes to NL pres Nick Young seeking peace

Event
1900

Carl Hubbard, Missouri, baseball and football Hall of Famer

Birth
1902

Willie Shaw, race car driver (Indy 500-1937, 39, 40)

Birth
1902

Corn‚lie Huygens, Dutch feminist/writer, dies

Death
1902

Jean-Baptist Colyns, composer, dies at 67

Death
1902

Eduard Franz, Milwaukee Wisc, actor (Zorro)

Birth
1902

Charles Drummond de Andrade, Brazilian poet (Claro Enigma)

Birth
1905

Great revolutionary demonstration for amnesty in St Petersburg

Event
1906

George Bernard Shaw's "Caesar and Cleopatra," premieres in NYC

Event
1906

Louise Talma, Arcachon France, composer (Summer Sounds)

Birth
1906

Jo Vis, resistance fighter (Yad Vashem-distinction)

Birth
1907

Calgary City Rugby Foot-ball Club's 1st game defeating Strathcona Rugby Foot-ball Club 15-0 at Calgary

Event
1907

Helen Lessore, artist

Birth
1908

4th Olympic games ends in London

Event
1912

Dale Evans, [Frances Butts], Uvalde Tx, cowgirl (Roy Rogers Show)

Birth
1912

Jean Am‚ry, [Johannes Mayer], Austrian writer (At the Minds Limit)

Birth