What Happened on October 3, 1919

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Reds Adolfo Luque is 1st Latin player to appear in a World Series
  • Serbian, Croatian & Slavic parliment accord for 8 hr work day

Famous Birthdays

  • Boyd Bradfield Upchurch, [John Boyd], American sci-fi author (IQ Merchant)
  • James M. Buchanan, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, economist (Nobel Memorial 1986), (d. 2013)
  • Jean Lefebvre, French actor (Diabolical, Now Where Did the Seventh Company Get to?), born in Valenciennes, Nord, France (d. 2004)
  • Walter Gieseler, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Brink Towner, American Hymn composer, dies at 69