Historical Events Happened In 1931
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
Jan 03 Joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78 in the year 1931.
Jan 03 In the year 1931 nels Stewart of Montreal Maroons scores 2 goals in 4 sec (record)
Jan 04 In the year 1931 art Acord, western actor (Set Free, Spurs & Saddles), dies at 40
Jan 05 On this day in history 1st woman to purchase a baseball team Lucille Thomas purchases Topeka franchise in the Western League
Jan 05 On this day in history robert Duvall, American film actor
Jan 05 On this day in history the birth of Robert Duvall, American film actor
Jan 06 The birth of Edgar Laurence (aka. E.L.) Doctorow, American writer in the year 1931.
Jan 06 Thomas Edison submits his last patent application on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1931 guy Menzies flies the first solo non-stop trans-Tasman flight (from Australia to New Zealand) in 11 hours and 45 minutes, crash-landing on New Zealand's west coast.
Jan 08 On this day in history phila Quakers set then NHL record of 15 straight loses
Jan 09 On this day in history claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies
Jan 10 In the year 1931 phila Quakers defeat Montreal, ends NHL-record 15-game losing streak
Jan 11 Oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1931.
Jan 14 William Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history bradman scores 223 Australia v WI, 297 mins, 26 fours
Jan 16 In the year 1931 bradman scores 223 Australia vs West Indies, 297 minutes, 26 fours
Jan 16 Vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist in the year 1931.
Jan 21 Felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1931.
Jan 22 In the year 1931 french govt of Steeg falls
Jan 22 In the year 1931 sir Isaac Isaacs sworn in as Australia's first Australian-born governor-general.
Jan 23 In the year 1931 anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (Diaghilew, Dying Swan), dies
Jan 24 Ib Norholm, composer on this day in history.
Jan 25 Dean Jones, Decatur Ala, actor (Ensign O'Toole, Company, Love Bug) on this day in history.
Jan 26 Hungary-Austria sign peace treaty on this day in history.
Jan 28 In the year 1931 bradman scores 220 NSW v Victoria, 308 mins, 13 fours
Jan 30 Charlie Chaplin's "City Lights" premieres at Los Angeles Theater in the year 1931.
Jan 30 The birth of Gene Hackman, American stage and 'Oscar' winning screen actor in the year 1931.
Jan 31 NHL's Quebec Bulldogs' Joseph Malone scores a record 7 goals on this day in history.
Feb 01 The birth of Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students
Feb 02 On this day in history theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71
Feb 03 Arkansas legislature passes motion to pray for soul of H L Mencken after he calls state "apex of moronia" in the year 1931.
Feb 03 On this day in history hans Schardt, Swiss geologist, dies at 72
Feb 04 National League adopts a deader baseball in the year 1931.