What Happened on November 1, 1935

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

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

Famous Birthdays

Charles KochCharles Koch (87 years old)

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

  • Edward Said, Palestinian-American literary critic, born in Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine (d. 2003)

Gary PlayerGary Player (87 years old)

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

Born in 1935

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? 87 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio