What Happened on October 2, 1932

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • NY Yankees sweep Chicago Cubs in 29th World Series
  • Washington Redskins (as Boston Braves) play 1st NFL game, lose 14-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Maury Wills, baseball shortstop (LA Dodgers, NL MVP 1962)
  • Ruairí Ó Brádaigh, Irish paramilitary and political leader of Sinn Féin, born in Longford, Ireland (d. 2013)