On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1932

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Babe Ruth’s legendary call; sledged by Cubs dugout, points to center-field before homering into the Wrigley Field bleachers in 5th inning, Game 3 of the World Series; NY Yankees win, 7-5

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth
  • Oswald Mosley forms British Union of Fascists

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Collins, Leona TX, blues guitarist (Frosty, Showdown)