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Number of Records Matching Query: 27
 
PHAR LAP
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 4 October 1926
Description: Phar Lap was a champion Thoroughbred racehorse
Summary: Phar Lap (1926–1932) was a champion Thoroughbred racehorse whose achievements captured the public's imagination during the early years of the Great Depression. Foaled in New Zealand,he was trained and raced in Australia. Phar Lap dominated Australian racing during a distinguished career, winning a Melbourne Cup, two Cox Plates and 19 other weight for age races. Phar Lap won 32 of 35 races.

LEROY VAN DYKEBORN 1929 MISSOURI
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 October
Summary: CHARTED WITH - JUST “WALK ON BY” NOT TO BE CONFUSED WITH THE DIONE WARWICK SONG

SPUTNIK
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 October
Summary: PUT INTO SPACE BY RUSSIA IN 1957. LITTLE RICHARD WAS TO HAVE SAID WHEN SEEING IT PASS OVER AT THE TIME, IT WAS THE END OF THE WORLD. HE TURNED TO THE TEACHING OF CHRISTIANITY

JANIS JOPLIN
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 October
Summary: DIES FROM HEROIN OVERDOSE IN 1970.

BESSIE SMITH
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 October
Summary: BURIED IN 1937 DIED AFTER CAR CRASH, SHE WAS THE BEST OF ALL FEMALE JAZZ SINGERS.

NO 1 UK ALBUM 1975
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 October
Summary: WISH YOU WERE HERE. PINK FLOYD

SPUTNIK 1
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 4 October 1957
Description: The first artificial satellite to be put into Earths orbit.
Summary: Sputnik 1 - "Satellite-1". The first artificial satellite to be put into Earth's orbit. It was launched into an elliptical low Earth orbit by the Soviet Union on 4 October 1957.

LARRY COLLINS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 4 October 1944
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist,Composer, USA

JACKIE COLLINS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 4 October 1937
Description: Novelist

HELEN REDDY
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 4 October 1941
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Composer, Australia

CHARLTON HESTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 4 October 1924
Description: Actor, USA

BUSTER KEATON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 4 October 1895
Description: Actor, USA

RICHARD DAVEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 4 October 1938
Description: Actor, director and writer.

JIM FIELDER
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 4 October 1947
Description: Bassist, USA

SUSAN SARANDON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 4 October 1946
Description: Actress, USA

PATTI LABELLE
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 4 October 1944
Description: Vocalist, USA

YNGVE MOE
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 4 October 1957
Description: Bassist, Norway

GIL CARLI
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 4 October 1939
Description: Pianist, Sao Paulo

JIMMY SPRINGS
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 4 October 1987
Description: Vocalist, Drummer, USA

BING CROSBY
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 4 October 1977
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA

JANIS JOPLIN
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 4 October 1970
Description: Vocalist, USA

ART FARMER
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 4 October 1999
Description: Trumpeter. USA

J FRANK WILSON
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 4 October 1991
Description: Vocalist, USA

JANET LEIGH
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 4 October 2004
Description: Actress, Dancer, USA

DANNY GATTON
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 4 October 1994
Description: Guitarist , USA

NORMAN WISDOM
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 4 October 2010
Description: Composer, singer, songwriter

GRAHAM CHAPMAN
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 4 October 1989
Description: Actor ,comedian, writer

 
 
 
 

 
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