On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1895

Famous Birthdays

  • B. H. Liddell Hart, English military historian and publicist (The Rommel Papers), born in Paris (d. 1970)
  • C. K. Nayudu, Indian cricketer (7 Tests for India in 30's), born in Nagpur, Maharashtra (d. 1967)

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Hedrich, Austria writer, dies at about 62
1895 Highlights

About October 31, 1895

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio