On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 2015

Historical Events

  • Actor Randy Quaid and his wife Evi are arrested in Vermont after leaving Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Friel, Irish dramatist "Irish Chekhov" (Dancing at Lughnasa), dies at 86
  • Coleridge Goode, Jamaican-British jazz double bassist (Joe Harriot Quintet), dies at 100 [1]
  • Lindsay Kline, Australian cricketer (Australian chinaman bowler Hat-trick 1957), dies at 81
  • Steve Camacho, West Indian cricket batsman, author, administrator (11 Tests, CEO WI Cricket Board), dies at 69
2015 Highlights

About October 2, 2015

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Gandhi Jayanti (India)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Libra