What Happened on October 31, 1960

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Cyclone hits coast of Gulf of Bengal; about 10,000 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Arnaud Desplechin, French film director
  • Janice Harrer, American WPVA volleyballer (US Open-1989, Oly-96), born in Torrance, California
  • Luis Fortuño, Puerto Rican delegate to Congress
  • Reza Pahlavi, Iran, son of Shah of Iran

Famous Deaths

  • H L Davis, American writer (Honey in the Horn, Pulitzer prize), dies at 64