Historical Events For 1931
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Jan 03 In the year 1931 joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78
Jan 03 Nels Stewart of Montreal Maroons scores 2 goals in 4 sec (record) in the year 1931.
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 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 The birth of Edgar Laurence (aka. E.L.) Doctorow, American writer on this day in history.
Jan 06 Thomas Edison submits his last patent application in the year 1931.
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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 16 Bradman scores 223 Australia v WI, 297 mins, 26 fours in the year 1931.
Jan 16 On this day in history bradman scores 223 Australia vs West Indies, 297 minutes, 26 fours
Jan 16 Vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist in the year 1931.
Jan 21 Felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1931.
Jan 22 French govt of Steeg falls in the year 1931.
Jan 22 Sir Isaac Isaacs sworn in as Australia's first Australian-born governor-general on this day in history.
Jan 23 Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (Diaghilew, Dying Swan), dies on this day in history.
Jan 24 Ib Norholm, composer on this day in history.
Jan 25 Dean Jones, Decatur Ala, actor (Ensign O'Toole, Company, Love Bug) in the year 1931.
Jan 26 Hungary-Austria sign peace treaty in the year 1931.
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 in the year 1931.
Jan 30 The birth of Gene Hackman, American stage and 'Oscar' winning screen actor on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1931 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 In the year 1931 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students
Feb 02 In the year 1931 theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71
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 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.