Historical Events For 1931
Thursday, 19 October 2017
Jan 03 Joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78 in the year 1931.
Jan 03 Nels Stewart of Montreal Maroons scores 2 goals in 4 sec (record) in the year 1931.
Jan 04 On this day in history 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 Robert Duvall, American film actor in the year 1931.
Jan 05 On this day in history the birth of Robert Duvall, American film actor
Jan 06 On this day in history the birth of Edgar Laurence (aka. E.L.) Doctorow, American writer.
Jan 06 On this day in history thomas Edison submits his last patent application.
Jan 07 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 on this day in history.
Jan 08 In the year 1931 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 Oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1931.
Jan 14 William Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies in the year 1931.
Jan 16 In the year 1931 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 In the year 1931 vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist
Jan 21 On this day in history felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67
Jan 22 On this day in history french govt of Steeg falls
Jan 22 On this day in history 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 in the year 1931.
Jan 25 In the year 1931 dean Jones, Decatur Ala, actor (Ensign O'Toole, Company, Love Bug)
Jan 26 On this day in history hungary-Austria sign peace treaty
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 On this day in history the birth of Gene Hackman, American stage and 'Oscar' winning screen actor
Jan 31 NHL's Quebec Bulldogs' Joseph Malone scores a record 7 goals in the year 1931.
Feb 01 The birth of Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician on this day in history.
Feb 02 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students in the year 1931.
Feb 02 In the year 1931 theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71
Feb 03 In the year 1931 arkansas legislature passes motion to pray for soul of H L Mencken after he calls state "apex of moronia"
Feb 03 On this day in history hans Schardt, Swiss geologist, dies at 72
Feb 04 On this day in history national League adopts a deader baseball