On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Israeli air raid on PLO-headquarter at Tunis, 68 killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Revazi Zintiridis, Greek judoka
  • Ryo Miyamori, Japanese singer
  • Shahriar Nafees, Bangladeshi cricket batsman (24 Tests, 75 ODI), born in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Famous Deaths


Person of interestE. B. White

E. B. White, American author (New Yorker, Charlotte's Web), dies at 86

Writer E. B. White
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