Historical Events For 1931
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
Jan 03 On this day in history joseph J C Joffre, French marshal, dies at 78
Jan 03 In the year 1931 nels Stewart of Montreal Maroons scores 2 goals in 4 sec (record)
Jan 04 In the year 1931 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 In the year 1931 robert Duvall, American film actor
Jan 05 The birth of Robert Duvall, American film actor on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1931 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 Phila Quakers set then NHL record of 15 straight loses in the year 1931.
Jan 09 Claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies in the year 1931.
Jan 10 On this day in history phila Quakers defeat Montreal, ends NHL-record 15-game losing streak
Jan 11 Oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67
Jan 22 In the year 1931 french govt of Steeg falls
Jan 22 Sir Isaac Isaacs sworn in as Australia's first Australian-born governor-general in the year 1931.
Jan 23 Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (Diaghilew, Dying Swan), dies in the year 1931.
Jan 24 On this day in history ib Norholm, composer
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 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 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 Hans Schardt, Swiss geologist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Feb 04 National League adopts a deader baseball in the year 1931.