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October 2


Oct 2
1869
Birthday of Mahatma GandhiBirthday of Mahatma Gandhi (1869)Top 10 Inspiring Political Prisoners
Top 10 Influential Political Leaders of the Last Century
Top 10 Political Assassinations of the 20th Century

1950
Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz is first published Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz is first published (1950)The Origins of Charlie Brown

1951
Birthday of Sting Birthday of Sting (1951)The History of The Police and Sting
Top 10 Trio Bands in Rock

1957
Release: The Bridge on the River KwaiThe film The Bridge on the River Kwai is released (1957)Top 10 Movies of the 1950s
Top 10 Greatest Best Picture Oscar-Winning Movies

1959
Debut of The Twilight ZoneThe TV series The Twilight Zone airs its first episode (1959)The History of The Twilight Zone
Top 10 Best Movies Based on a TV Series
Top 10 TV Intros (Title Sequences)

1973
Release: Mean StreetsThe film Mean Streets is released (1973)Top 10 Martin Scorsese Movies

1984
Release: Serge Gainsbourg album Love on the Beat is releasedSerge Gainsbourg album Love on the Beat is released (1984).Another Top 10 Controversial Music Videos

1985
Death of Rock HudsonWe outline the spread and acceptance of AIDS since 1981.AIDS: 30 Years of a Deadly Disease

1992
Release: Glengarry Glen RossThe film Glengarry Glen Ross is released (1992)Top 10 Obscene Movie Insults (EXPLICIT)
Top 10 Business Movie Speeches

1998
Release: A Night at the RoxburyThe movie A Night at the Roxbury is released (1998)Top 10 Hilarious Movie Weddings

1998
AntzThe film Antz was released (1998)Top 10 Animated Villains Excluding Disney and Pixar
Top 10 Copycat Movies

2000
Release: Kid A is releasedKid A is released (2000)Top 10 Radiohead Songs

2001
Debut of ScrubsThe TV series Scrubs airs its first episode (2001)Top 10 TV Bromances
Top 10 TV Doctors
Top 10 Will They or Won't They Sitcom Couples
Top 10 TV Sitcoms of the 2000s

2002
The Beltway Sniper attacks begin.John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo begin the Beltway Sniper attacks.Top 10 Infamous Mass Shootings in the U.S.

2004
Finale of Fullmetal AlchemistThe TV series Fullmetal Alchemist airs its last episode (2004)Top 10 Anime Series
Top 10 Anime Anti-Heroes
Top 10 Anime Powers We Wish Were Real
Top 10 Anime Battles

2011
Debut of HomelandThe TV series Homeland airs its first episode (2011)Top 10 TV Anti-Heroes
Top 10 TV Shows to Binge On
Top 10 Showtime Shows of All Time
Top 10 Annoying TV Kids

2012
Release: Resident Evil 6 is released for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.Resident Evil 6 is released for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC. This game picks up where the series left off, and features iconic zombies and its newly introduced J'avo creatures. Resident Evil 6: Everything You Should Know

2012
Release: Van Morrison album 'Born to Sing: No Plan B' is releasedVan Morrison's 34th album, 'Born to Sing: No Plan B, ' is releasedVan Morrison Biography: Life and Career of the Singer-Songwriter
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