What Happened On 31st October 1984 In History

October 31st (1984) was a Wednesday. It's the 304th day of the year (305th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 61 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 31st October, 1984

  • » Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi is assassination of Indira Gandhi called assassinated by two Sikh security guards. 1984 anti-Sikh riots or Riots break out in New Delhi and other cities and nearly 10,000 Sikhs are killed.

Famous Birthdays on October 31 in 1984

  • » Scott Clifton, American actor and singer
  • » Pat Murray (American football) called Pat Murray, American football player
  • » Amanda Pascoe, Australian swimmer
  • » Nicole Rash, American model

October 31st Famous Deaths for 1984

  • » Eduardo De Filippo, Italian actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1900)
  • » Indira Gandhi, Indian politician, 3rd Prime Minister of India (b. 1917)

October 31st Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Abaidas (Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria known as Coptic Church)
  • » St. Quentin called Quentin
  • » Martin Luther (Anglican Communion)
  • » Paul Shinji Sasaki and Philip Lindel Tsen (Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » October 31 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Earliest day on which Public holidays in Finland e.g All Saints Day can fall, while November 6 is the latest; celebrated on Saturday between October 31 and November 6 (Finland, Sweden)
  • » Eve of Winter, the eve of the first day of winter in the Northern hemisphere (see November 1):
  • » Allantide (Cornwall)
  • » Halloween (Republic of Ireland e.g Ireland, Canada, United Kingdom, United States and Halloween around the world called other places)
  • » Samhain in the Northern Hemisphere, Beltane in the Southern Hemisphere; begins on sunset of October 31 (Gaelic calendar e.g Gaels, Welsh people and Neopagan Wheel of the Year)

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