This was 277th day of the year and 89 days remained in the year.
October 3 in History
St. Francis of Assisi, founder of the Franciscan order, died.
The Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes formally changed its name to the Kingdom of Yugoslavia.
Captain Kangaroo and The Mickey Mouse Club premiered on television.
Frank Robinson was named the first African-American manager in major league baseball.
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