Historical Events Happened In 1931
Sunday, 30 August 2015
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1931.
Jan 05 Robert Duvall, American film actor on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1931 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 Thomas Edison submits his last patent application on this day in history.
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 Phila Quakers defeat Montreal, ends NHL-record 15-game losing streak in the year 1931.
Jan 11 On this day in history oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76
Jan 14 William Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies in the year 1931.
Jan 16 Bradman scores 223 Australia v WI, 297 mins, 26 fours on this day in history.
Jan 16 Bradman scores 223 Australia vs West Indies, 297 minutes, 26 fours in the year 1931.
Jan 16 In the year 1931 vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist
Jan 21 In the year 1931 felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67
Jan 22 On this day in history french govt of Steeg falls
Jan 22 Sir Isaac Isaacs sworn in as Australia's first Australian-born governor-general on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history 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 In the year 1931 hungary-Austria sign peace treaty
Jan 28 In the year 1931 bradman scores 220 NSW v Victoria, 308 mins, 13 fours
Jan 30 On this day in history charlie Chaplin's "City Lights" premieres at Los Angeles Theater
Jan 30 In the year 1931 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 On this day in history the birth of Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician.
Feb 02 In the year 1931 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students
Feb 02 Theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71 in the year 1931.
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 National League adopts a deader baseball on this day in history.