Zoo animals around the world get a taste of Halloween with special jack-o-lantern pumpkin treats.
Orangutan clan chief "Tuan" eats pumpkin during a "Halloween-breakfast" in his enclosure at the Hagenbeck Zoo in the northern German city of Hamburg.
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The first transcontinental telegraph message is sent, Harry Houdini gives his last performance, the United Nations is born, Jackie Robinson dies, and the Concorde makes its last commercial flight, all on this day.
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