On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1935

Historical Events


Music releaseTheater Premiere

T. S. Eliot's play "Murder in the Cathedral" premieres in London

Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate T. S. Eliot
Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate
T. S. Eliot

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestCharles Koch

Charles Koch, American businessman and philanthropist (Koch Industries billionaire), born in Wichita, Kansas

CEO of Koch Industries Charles Koch
CEO of Koch Industries
Charles Koch
  • Edward Said, Palestinian-American literary critic, born in Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine (d. 2003)

Person of interestGary Player

Gary Player, South African golfer (9-time major title winner), born in Johannesburg, South Africa

Golfer Gary Player
Golfer
Gary Player

Famous Deaths

  • Émile Francqui, Belgian soldier and diplomat, dies at 72
1935 Highlights

About November 1, 1935

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 85 years and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio