Anniversaries of September 30 >> On this day of 1777, Spain and Portugal signed the Treaty of San Ildefonso where the borders between the two South American countries were established. on 1833, the infant Carlos María Isidro launched a proclamation in which he confirmed his accession to the throne of Spain, the origin of the Carlist wars. on 1960, Nigeria, a British colony, proclaimed itself independent. on 2017, an independence referendum was held in Catalonia, suspended by the Constitutional Court. on 2020Belgium ended its record number of days without a fully functioning Government, since December 2018, with the swearing in of Flemish liberal Alexander De Croo as prime minister.
What happened on October 1?
1908.- The Ford Motor Company factory in Detroit (United States) launched the first two-seater car model ‘Ford T’ 333.
1928.- Mickey Mouse was born, his first appearance in the cinema starring in ‘Steamboat Willie’.
1931.- In Spain, the Republican Government recognized the right of women to vote.
1977.- The Brazilian star Pelé bid farewell to soccer in an exhibition match in New Jersey between Santos and Cosmos, playing briefly with each team.
Who was born on October 1?
1923.- Walter Matthau, American artist.
1924.- Jimmy Carter, former president of the United States.
1934.- Emilio Botín-Sanz de Sautuola, Spanish banker.
1935.- Julie Andrews, British actress and singer.
1947.- Francisco Álvarez-Cascos, former Spanish minister.
1956.- Theresa May, former British Prime Minister.
1975.- Bimba Bosé, Spanish singer and designer.
Who died on October 1?
1578.- Juan de Austria, winner of the Battle of Lepanto.
1684.- Pierre Corneille, French dramatist.
1864.- Juan José Flores, Venezuelan military man, founder of the Republic of Ecuador.
1992.- Petra Kelly, German politician and environmentalist.
1999.- Juan de Arespacochaga, Spanish politician and former mayor of Madrid.
2002.- Walter Annenberg, American press magnate.
2018.- Charles Aznavour, French singer, composer and actor.
October 1 Saints
- San Geraldo Edwards
- San Nicecio in Trier
- San Plato in Seclin
- Saint Roman the Melody
- Blessed is Álvaro Sanjuán Canet
- Blessed Juan Robinson
- Blessed is Luis María Monti