On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1868

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Book releaseHistoric Publication

"Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott is published in America by Roberts Brothers of Boston

  • 1st edition of Maasbode published

Famous Deaths

  • Rama IV, [Phra Chomklao Chaoyuhua], king of Thai (1851-68), dies at 63