October 4, 1961 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR

Birthdays in History

  • Kazuki Takahashi, Japanese author

Deaths in History

  • Max Weber, Polish/Russ/US painter, dies
  • Metropolitan Benjamin (Fedchenkov), Orthodox missionary and writer, Exarch of Russian Church in North America (b. 1880)