Today in Washington State History From Road is completed over Snoqualmie Pass by October 7, 1867. Moran shipyard in Seattle launches battleship <i>Nebraska</i> on October 7, 1904. Agate Pass Bridge connecting the north end of Bainbridge Island to mainland Kitsap County opens on October 7, 1950. Seattle Mariners complete regular season with 116 wins, and tie for best record in Major League baseball history on October 7, 2001. Seattle's historic Paramount Theatre installs new marquee on October 7, 2009.