October 1

October 1 is under the sign of Libra. Famous birthdays on this day include Theresa May (1956), Julie Andrews (1935) and André Barbault (1921). Several movies were released around October 1 over the years, such as A Woman Under the Influence in 1974 directed by John Cassavetes and The Legendary Life of Ernest Hemingway in 1989 directed by José María Sánchez.
But much more happened on October 1 over the years: find out below

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A Woman Under the Influence

Release year: 1974

Directed by: John Cassavetes

Starring: Gena Rowlands, Peter Falk, Fred Draper, Lady Rowlands

Country: United States of America

The Legendary Life of Ernest Hemingway

Release year: 1989

Directed by: José María Sánchez

Starring: Victor Garber, Rom Anderson, Miguel Arribas, Máximo Astray

Applause

Release year: 1929

Directed by: Rouben Mamoulian

Starring: Helen Morgan, Joan Peers, Fuller Mellish Jr., Jack Cameron

Country: United States of America

Laila

Release year: 1929

Directed by: George Schnéevoigt

Starring: Mona Mårtenson, Tryggve Larssen, Harald Schwenzen, Peter Malberg

Black Christmas

Release year: 1974

Directed by: Bob Clark

Starring: Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder, John Saxon

Country: United States of America

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 1?


    Holidays

  • Singapore - Children's Day
  • Also see October 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • World Vegetarian Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Cuve (Barrel) Day, tenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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    Events

  • 2018 2018 Eastern Euphrates missile strike: Iran fires six ballistic missiles from its own territory at ISIL targets near the Euphrates river valley in eastern Syria, in response to the Ahvaz military parade attack. (The Independent)
  • 2017 Yemeni Crisis (2011–present): Houthi forces claim to have shot down a U.S. MQ-9 Reaper drone over the Yemeni capital Sana'a. Footage released by Saba News Agency appears to show crowds gathering around the wreckage of an aircraft. (Reuters)
  • 2016 Yemeni Civil War: Houthi forces launch rockets that hit and reportedly destroy HSV-2 Swift, a military vessel belonging to the United Arab Emirates Navy, off the coast of Yemen, near the strategic Red Sea port of Mokha. (Reuters), (Press TV)
  • 2015 Gaza–Israel conflict: In retaliation for the rocket fired on the Israeli city of Ashdod, the Israeli Air Force carries out airstrikes on suspected Hamas positions in Gaza. No casualties are reported. (The News Hub)
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Books

Which were the most popular books released around October 1 over the years?

Come, My Beloved

Year: 1953

By: Pearl S. Buck

An American millionaire builds a Christian seminary in India, furthering his spiritual mission—and setting into motion a generations-spanning cycle of miscommunication and fracture within his family Beginning in the 1890s, Come,

Clock Without Hands

Year: 1961

By: Carson McCullers

Set in Georgia on the eve of court-ordered integration, Clock Without Hands contains McCullers's most poignant statement on race, class, and justice.

Ethics For The New Millennium

Year: 1999

By: the Dalai Lama

Don't miss His Holiness the Dalai Lama's classic book, The Art of Happiness, or his newest, The Book of Joy, named one of Oprah's Favorite Things. In a difficult, uncertain time, it takes a person of great courage, such as …

The Rich Are Different

Year: 1977

By: Susan Howatch

Dinah Slade is a young Englishwoman of immense vitality, great sensual power, and fierce ambition. When the handsome and powerful Paul Van Zale commits the imprudence of falling in love with

The Bone Clocks

Year: 2014

By: David Mitchell

The New York Times bestseller by the author of Cloud Atlas | Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize | Named One of the Top Ten Fiction Books of the Year by Time, Entertainment Weekly, and O: The Oprah Magazine | …

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