On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1939

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ali Farka TourĂ©, Malian musician, born in Timbuktu Region, Mali
  • Ron Rifkin, American actor (Arvin Sloane-Alias, L.A. Confidential), born in NYC, New York
  • Tom O'Connor, English comedian, born in Bootle, Merseyside, England

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Rank [Rosenfeld], Austria psychoanalyst (Trauma of Geburt), dies