On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1935

Historical Events

  • Italy invades Ethiopia, starting the Second Italo-Ethiopian War

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdon Pamich, Italian race walker (Olympic gold 50k 1964, bronze 1960), born in Fiume, Italy
  • Charles "Charlie" Duke Jr, American Brigadier General and astronaut (Apol 16), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
1935 Highlights

About October 3, 1935

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 86 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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