Friday 31 October 1941, Halloween
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 31, 1941). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Sally Kirkland and Guy Dollé.
Suspicion, directed by Alfred Hitchcock, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1941
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- October 31st is Nevada Day
- Protestant Church - Reformation Day: Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses on the Wittenberg church on this day in 1517
- Wikipedia - Wikipedia:Tim Starling Day
- Cornwall - Allantide
- October 31st is Halloween; also see Samhain (an approximate date)
- St. Wolfgang
- St Urban
- St. Quentin
- St. Notburga
- St. Bega
- Paganism and Celts - Samhain
- St. Arnulf
- Also see October 31 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - October 31 is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Antoninus
- Sally Kirkland
- Guy Dollé
- Lucious Jackson
- Dan Alderson: American scientist and academic (d. 1989).
- Lucas Brown Jackson: San Marcos, Texas -- Basketballer (1964 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Werner Krieglstein: Czech-American philosopher and academic.
- Derek Bell: English race car driver.
- Spilios Spiliotopoulos: Greek politician.
- Ali Primera: musician, composer, poet, and Venezuelan political activist.
- Herwarth Walden: Writer, dies at 63.
- Mount Rushmore is completed
- Prior to US in WWII, Germany torpedoes US destroyer Reuben James
- The Mount Rushmore monument is completed in the USA.
- World War II: The destroyer USS Reuben James is torpedoed by a German U-boat near Iceland, killing more than 100 United States Navy sailors. It is the first U.S. Navy vessel sunk by enemy action in WWII.
- A fire in a clothing factory in Huddersfield, England kills 49