Connecticut Post (Sunday)
TODAY IN HISTORY
Oct. 31, 1961
The body of Josef Stalin was removed from Lenin’s Tomb as part of the Soviet Union’s “de-Stalinization” drive.
ON THIS DATE
Work was completed on the Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota, begun in 1927.
The Queen single “Bohemian Rhapsody” was released in the United Kingdom by EMI Records.
A genetic study was released suggesting President Thomas Jefferson did in fact father at least one child by his slave Sally Hemings.