On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 2009

Famous Deaths

  • Qian Xuesen, Chinese scientist who worked on the Manhattan Project and who pioneered engineering cybernetics, dies at 97
  • Ron Gowans, Australian jazz saxophonist, dies of cancer at 83
  • Tom Wheatcroft, English businessman and car collector (Donington Grand Prix Collection ), dies at 87
2009 Highlights

About October 31, 2009

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio