October 2

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on October 2. From 1900 until now. October 2 is under the sign of Libra. Famous birthdays on this day include Mahatma Gandhi (1869), Sting (musician) (1951) and Romina Power (1951). Several movies were released around October 2 over the years, such as Ikiru in 1952 directed by Akira Kurosawa and Blade Runner 2049 in 2017 directed by Denis Villeneuve.
But much more happened on October 2 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around October 2 over the years?
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American Pie Presents: Girls' Rules

American Pie Presents: Girls' Rules

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Mike Elliott

Starring: Madison Pettis, Lizze Broadway, Natasha Behnam, Piper Curda

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 2?


Holidays

  • Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
  • World Farm Animal Day
  • Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
  • Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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Events

  • 2018 War in Afghanistan (2001–present), Afghan parliamentary election, 2018: A suicide bomber kills 13 people and injures more than 30 others at an election rally in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan. (BBC)
  • 2017 The Luxor Hotel is placed on lockdown due to a bomb threat. (Express)
  • 2016 Libyan Civil War (2014–present): An ISIL sniper in Sirte, Libya, shoots dead Dutch photographer and war correspondent Jeroen Oerlemans. (The Independent)
  • 2015 Syrian Civil War, Russian intervention in the Syrian Civil War: The Russian Government says Russian jets bombed Syria for the third consecutive day, hitting 12 Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) targets. The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports that ISIL has no presence in the western and northern areas struck though Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate al-Nusra Front does. Russian planes also bombed Raqqah, the unofficial capital of ISIL. (Daily Mail)
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2 over the years?


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Books

Which were the most popular books released around October 2 over the years?
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Russia And The West Under Lenin And Stalin by George F. Kennan

Russia And The West Under Lenin And Stalin

Year: 1961

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George F. Kennan - Russia and the West Under Lenin and Stalin Rossiia i Zapad pri Lenine i Staline Na Angliiskom Iazyke. Publisher: . Year: 1962.

The French Lieutenant'S Woman by John Fowles

The French Lieutenant'S Woman

Year: 1970

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Perhaps the most beloved of John Fowles's internationally bestselling works, The French Lieutenant's Woman is a feat of seductive storytelling that effectively invents anew the Victorian novel.

Final Cut by Steven Bach

Final Cut

Year: 1985

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Heaven's Gate is probably the most discussed, least seen film in modern movie history. Its notoriety is so great that its title has become a generic term for disaster, for ego

Special Delivery by Danielle Steel

Special Delivery

Year: 1997

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In a novel that explores the fun and challenge, and occasional absurdity, of new beginnings, Danielle Steel tells the story of two people who find love where and when they least expect it.At

The Good Years by Walter Lord

The Good Years

Year: 1960

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1900-1914 They were the years of T.R. and trust busting, "the full dinner pail," the Model T Ford, the Wright Brothers' flying machine; the "400," the Bunny Hug and Turkey Trot,

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