Historical Events For 1931
Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Jan 03 Joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history nels Stewart of Montreal Maroons scores 2 goals in 4 sec (record)
Jan 04 Art Acord, western actor (Set Free, Spurs & Saddles), dies at 40 in the year 1931.
Jan 05 1st woman to purchase a baseball team Lucille Thomas purchases Topeka franchise in the Western League in the year 1931.
Jan 05 In the year 1931 robert Duvall, American film actor
Jan 05 The birth of Robert Duvall, American film actor in the year 1931.
Jan 06 The birth of Edgar Laurence (aka. E.L.) Doctorow, American writer on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1931 thomas Edison submits his last patent application.
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 Claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies on this day in history.
Jan 10 In the year 1931 phila Quakers defeat Montreal, ends NHL-record 15-game losing streak
Jan 11 In the year 1931 oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76
Jan 14 On this day in history william Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies
Jan 16 On this day in history bradman scores 223 Australia v WI, 297 mins, 26 fours
Jan 16 Bradman scores 223 Australia vs West Indies, 297 minutes, 26 fours on this day in history.
Jan 16 Vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist in the year 1931.
Jan 21 In the year 1931 felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67
Jan 22 French govt of Steeg falls in the year 1931.
Jan 22 On this day in history sir Isaac Isaacs sworn in as Australia's first Australian-born governor-general.
Jan 23 On this day in history anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (Diaghilew, Dying Swan), dies
Jan 24 On this day in history ib Norholm, composer
Jan 25 Dean Jones, Decatur Ala, actor (Ensign O'Toole, Company, Love Bug) in the year 1931.
Jan 26 Hungary-Austria sign peace treaty on this day in history.
Jan 28 Bradman scores 220 NSW v Victoria, 308 mins, 13 fours in the year 1931.
Jan 30 Charlie Chaplin's "City Lights" premieres at Los Angeles Theater on this day in history.
Jan 30 The birth of Gene Hackman, American stage and 'Oscar' winning screen actor on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history nHL's Quebec Bulldogs' Joseph Malone scores a record 7 goals
Feb 01 On this day in history the birth of Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician.
Feb 02 On this day in history 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students
Feb 02 Theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71 on this day in history.
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 Hans Schardt, Swiss geologist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1931 national League adopts a deader baseball