Historical Events In 1931
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
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 On this day in history art Acord, western actor (Set Free, Spurs & Saddles), dies at 40
Jan 05 1st woman to purchase a baseball team Lucille Thomas purchases Topeka franchise in the Western League in the year 1931.
Jan 05 In the year 1931 robert Duvall, American film actor
Jan 05 The birth of Robert Duvall, American film actor in the year 1931.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history claude Anet [Jean Schopfer], French writer (La fille perdue), dies
Jan 10 In the year 1931 phila Quakers defeat Montreal, ends NHL-record 15-game losing streak
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 In the year 1931 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 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 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 in the year 1931.
Jan 25 In the year 1931 dean Jones, Decatur Ala, actor (Ensign O'Toole, Company, Love Bug)
Jan 26 Hungary-Austria sign peace treaty in the year 1931.
Jan 28 In the year 1931 bradman scores 220 NSW v Victoria, 308 mins, 13 fours
Jan 30 Charlie Chaplin's "City Lights" premieres at Los Angeles Theater in the year 1931.
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 The birth of Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician in the year 1931.
Feb 02 1st siyyum of Talmud celebrated by Daf Yomi students on this day in history.
Feb 02 Theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71 in the year 1931.
Feb 03 Arkansas legislature passes motion to pray for soul of H L Mencken after he calls state "apex of moronia" on this day in history.
Feb 03 Hans Schardt, Swiss geologist, dies at 72 in the year 1931.
Feb 04 National League adopts a deader baseball in the year 1931.