October is the tenth month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. It has 31 days.
- Hanne and Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen were driving home from a movie in the neighboring town of Give. Their car skidded off the road and hit a tree. Hanne was killed and Kjeld was seriously injured. The tragedy so shook Godtfred that he seriously considered selling the company.
- 71007 Minifigures Series 12 was released.