On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Ethel Waters, American actress (Beulah), singer (Stormy Weather), born in Chester, Pennsylvania (d. 1977)
1896 Highlights

About October 31, 1896

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio