Historical Events In 1931
Wednesday, 21 August 2019
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) 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 In the year 1931 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 Thomas Edison submits his last patent application in the year 1931.
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 In the year 1931 phila Quakers set then NHL record of 15 straight loses
Jan 09 On this day in history claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies
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 Bradman scores 223 Australia v WI, 297 mins, 26 fours in the year 1931.
Jan 16 Bradman scores 223 Australia vs West Indies, 297 minutes, 26 fours in the year 1931.
Jan 16 Vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist on this day in history.
Jan 21 Felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1931.
Jan 24 Ib Norholm, composer on this day in history.
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 Bradman scores 220 NSW v Victoria, 308 mins, 13 fours on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1931 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 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 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students in the year 1931.
Feb 02 On this day in history theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71
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.