Historical Events For 1931
Friday, 23 June 2017
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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1931 robert Duvall, American film actor
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1931.
Jan 10 Phila Quakers defeat Montreal, ends NHL-record 15-game losing streak on this day in history.
Jan 11 Oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1931.
Jan 14 In the year 1931 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 On this day in history vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist
Jan 21 Felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1931.
Jan 22 French govt of Steeg falls on this day in history.
Jan 22 Sir Isaac Isaacs sworn in as Australia's first Australian-born governor-general in the year 1931.
Jan 23 On this day in history anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (Diaghilew, Dying Swan), dies
Jan 24 In the year 1931 ib Norholm, composer
Jan 25 Dean Jones, Decatur Ala, actor (Ensign O'Toole, Company, Love Bug) on this day in history.
Jan 26 On this day in history hungary-Austria sign peace treaty
Jan 28 In the year 1931 bradman scores 220 NSW v Victoria, 308 mins, 13 fours
Jan 30 In the year 1931 charlie Chaplin's "City Lights" premieres at Los Angeles Theater
Jan 30 The birth of Gene Hackman, American stage and 'Oscar' winning screen actor in the year 1931.
Jan 31 On this day in history nHL's Quebec Bulldogs' Joseph Malone scores a record 7 goals
Feb 01 In the year 1931 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 on this day in history.
Feb 03 On this day in history arkansas legislature passes motion to pray for soul of H L Mencken after he calls state "apex of moronia"
Feb 03 Hans Schardt, Swiss geologist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Feb 04 On this day in history national League adopts a deader baseball