On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 2017

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • John Kelly, White House Chief of Staff comments in TV interview that “the lack of an ability to compromise led to the Civil War", draws criticism
  • Judge on Maui, Hawaii orders man to write ex-girlfriend 144 compliments after violating protection order to send 144 nasty text messages
  • Takahiro Shiraishi arrested in Zama, Japan, a day after nine dismembered bodies found in his apartment
  • Terrorist attack in New York when a truck mows down people on a cycle lane, killing 8, injuring 10
  • Two men convicted of raping and inpregnating their 10 year old niece in Chandigarh, India