On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 2012

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • The New York stock exchange opens after being closed for two days after Hurricane Sandy

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Cobby, British actor (Evita, The Nudist Story) and the first male voice of the British speaking clock, dies from health complications at 83
  • Konstantin Vyrupayev, Soviet wrestler (Greco-Roman Bantamweight Olympic Gold 1956), dies at 82