What Happened on October 31, 1881

Historical Events

  • Metropolitan club plays its last game of its non-league season. They win 80 of 151 games (18-43 versus NL teams)

Famous Deaths

  • George Washington De Long, American Arctic Explorer whose disastrous expedition provided evidence to support the theory of trans-Arctic oceanic drift, dies during his disastrous expedition to the North Pole at 37
1881 Highlights

About October 31, 1881

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio