On This Day

October 4, 2001 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Siberia Airlines Flight 1812: a Sibir Airlines Tupolev TU-154 crashes into the Black Sea after being struck by an errant Ukrainian S-200 missile. 78 people are killed.

Deaths in History

  • Ahron Soloveichik, Orthodox Jewish rabbi, dies at 84