Historical Events Happened In 1931
Saturday, 20 December 2014
Jan 03 Joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jan 03 Nels Stewart of Montreal Maroons scores 2 goals in 4 sec (record) on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1931 art Acord, western actor (Set Free, Spurs & Saddles), dies at 40
Jan 05 1st woman to purchase a baseball team Lucille Thomas purchases Topeka franchise in the Western League on this day in history.
Jan 05 Robert Duvall, American film actor in the year 1931.
Jan 05 The birth of Robert Duvall, American film actor in the year 1931.
Jan 06 In the year 1931 the birth of Edgar Laurence (aka. E.L.) Doctorow, American writer.
Jan 06 In the year 1931 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 in the year 1931.
Jan 08 On this day in history phila Quakers set then NHL record of 15 straight loses
Jan 09 In the year 1931 claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies
Jan 10 On this day in history phila Quakers defeat Montreal, ends NHL-record 15-game losing streak
Jan 11 On this day in history oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76
Jan 14 In the year 1931 william Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies
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 in the year 1931.
Jan 16 Vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist in the year 1931.
Jan 21 Felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jan 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1931 the birth of Gene Hackman, American stage and 'Oscar' winning screen actor
Jan 31 On this day in history nHL's Quebec Bulldogs' Joseph Malone scores a record 7 goals
Feb 01 The birth of Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician in the year 1931.
Feb 02 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students on this day in history.
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 Hans Schardt, Swiss geologist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Feb 04 National League adopts a deader baseball on this day in history.