What Happened on October 31, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 8th Rugby World Cup: New Zealand's All Blacks defeat Australia's Wallabies 34-17 at Twickenham in London
  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Keeneland Racetrack; Day 2 winners: Songbird, Mongolian Saturday, Wavell Avenue, Stephanie's Kitten, Runhappy, Tepin, Nyquist, Found, American Pharoah
  • Russian airliner crashes killing all 224 on board in Sinai Peninsula, Egypt - Russia's worst air disaster

Famous Deaths

  • Gregg Palmer [Palmer Edvind Lee], American actor (Scream, To Hell & Back), dies at 88
  • Gus Savage, American politician (Rep-D-IL, 1981- 93), dies at 90