Historical Events In 1931
Wednesday, 24 April 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) in the year 1931.
Jan 04 Art Acord, western actor (Set Free, Spurs & Saddles), dies at 40 on this day in history.
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 Robert Duvall, American film actor on this day in history.
Jan 05 The birth of Robert Duvall, American film actor on this day in history.
Jan 06 The birth of Edgar Laurence (aka. E.L.) Doctorow, American writer in the year 1931.
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 Claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history felix Blumenfeld, composer, dies at 67
Jan 22 On this day in history french govt of Steeg falls
Jan 22 In the year 1931 sir Isaac Isaacs sworn in as Australia's first Australian-born governor-general.
Jan 23 In the year 1931 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 In the year 1931 hungary-Austria sign peace treaty
Jan 28 Bradman scores 220 NSW v Victoria, 308 mins, 13 fours in the year 1931.
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 NHL's Quebec Bulldogs' Joseph Malone scores a record 7 goals on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1931 the birth of Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician.
Feb 02 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71
Feb 03 Arkansas legislature passes motion to pray for soul of H L Mencken after he calls state "apex of moronia" in the year 1931.
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