On This Day: October 31st
This is 304th day of the year and 61 days remain in the year.
- Hebrew calendar—2 Heshvan 5780
- Chinese calendar—the 4th day of the 10th month of 4717 (Ji Hai)
- Islamic calendar—(note)
Martin Luther posted the 95 Theses on the door of the Wittenberg Palace church, marking the start of the Protestant Reformation in Germany.
Dan Rathertelevision journalist, writer
Dale Evansactor and singer
Barbara Bel Geddesactress
Jane PauleyTV journalist
Juliette Gordon Lowfounder of the Girl Scouts of America
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Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.