What Happened on October 1, 1893

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 3rd worst hurricane in US history kills 1,800 (Mississippi)

Famous Birthdays

  • Cliff Friend, American songwriter (d. 1974)
  • Faith Baldwin, author/novelist (They Who Love), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • Ip Man, Chinese martial artist, and a master teacher of Wing Chun, born in Foshan, Guangdong, Qing China (d. 1972)
  • Yip Man, Martial Arts Master d.(1972)