On This Day: October 05th
This is 279th day of the year and 87 days remain in the year.
Chief Joseph surrendered to the U.S. Army.
In the first televised White House address, President Truman urged Americans to refrain from eating meat on Tuesdays and poultry on Sundays to help starving people in other countries.
The Beatles released their first hit, "Love Me Do," in Britain.
October 05 BirthdaysRaymond A. Kroc
1902—1984 b. Chicago, Ill.
Bob Geldofrock musician
Maya Linarchitect and artist
Mario Lemieuxhockey player
Vaclav Havelpolitical leader, dramatist, poet
Chester A. Arthurformer president
Francesco Guardilandscape and architectural painter