On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1887

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • A C "Jack" Russell, cricketer (prolific England batsman post-WWI)
  • Jack Mulhall, American actor and producer (The Three Musketeers, The Amazing Exploits of the Clutching Hand), born in Wappingers Falls, New York (d. 1979)

Famous Deaths

  • George James Webb, English-American composer, dies at 84