October 2, 1904 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in History

  • Dermot Boyle, marshal (RAF)
  • Godfrey Baseley, radio executive
  • Lal Bahadur Shastri, Indian politician, Prime Minister of India (1964-66), born in Mughalsarai, British India (d. 1966)

Person of interestGraham Greene

[Henry] Graham Greene, English novelist (Brighton Rock, The Power and the Glory), born in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire (d. 1991)