The Rock of Talk "Daily Fives" for Conservatives + Today's Radio Show Audio / TV Show - Monday, October 31st, 2022
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TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ STARTING POINTS
PHOENIX, AZ - 33°26'54.4"N 112°04'26.9"W
Today is Monday, Oct. 31st, 2022., the 304th day of 2022. 61 days to 2023
Forecast from the KIVA Weather Station: SUNNY H: 64F. L: 38F.
TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ HISTORY MOMENTS
On Oct. 31, 1984, Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was assassinated by two Sikh (sihk) security guards.
In 1864, Nevada became the 36th state as President Abraham Lincoln signed a proclamation.
In 1999, EgyptAir Flight 990, bound from New York to Cairo, crashed off the Massachusetts coast, killing all 217 people aboard.
In 2015, a Russian passenger airliner crashed in a remote part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula 23 minutes after taking off from a popular Red Sea resort, killing all 224 people on board.
Five years ago: Eight people were killed when a man drove a truck along a bike path in New York City in an attack that authorities immediately labeled terrorism; the driver, identified by authorities as Uzbek immigrant Sayfullo Saipov, was shot and wounded by police. Netflix said it was suspending production on "House of Cards" following sexual harassment allegations against its star, Kevin Spacey. (Spacey would later be fired from the show, and production resumed without him.)
TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ ENTERTAINMENT MOMENTS
On Oct. 31, 1926, magician Harry Houdini died in Detroit of gangrene and peritonitis resulting from a ruptured appendix. He was 52.
In 1970, singer Michelle Phillips of The Mamas and The Papas married actor Dennis Hopper. They divorced after eight days.
In 1986, Pink Floyd guitarist Roger Waters filed suit in London to dissolve Pink Floyd and retain the rights to the name. The other members of the band were granted temporary rights to the name and later full rights.
Also in 1988, singer Debbie Gibson held a séance at her Halloween party to contact Liberace and Sid Vicious.
Also in 1993, actor River Phoenix died after collapsing outside a Los Angeles nightclub. He was 23.
TODAY’S ‘FIVE’ NOTEWORTHY BIRTHDAYS
Former CBS anchorman Dan Rather is 91.
Actor Stephen Rea ("The Crying Game," "V For Vendetta") is 76.
TV show host Jane Pauley is 72.
Movie director Peter Jackson is 61.
Rock musician and founder of U2 (Walk On, Joshua Tree), Larry Mullen is 61.
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