Historical Events In 1931
Saturday, 23 February 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 In the year 1931 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 In the year 1931 the birth of Robert Duvall, American film actor
Jan 06 On this day in history the birth of Edgar Laurence (aka. E.L.) Doctorow, American writer.
Jan 06 In the year 1931 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 Phila Quakers defeat Montreal, ends NHL-record 15-game losing streak on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1931 oscar Fetras, composer, dies at 76
Jan 14 William Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies in the year 1931.
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 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 In the year 1931 sir Isaac Isaacs sworn in as Australia's first Australian-born governor-general.
Jan 23 Anna Pavlova, Russian ballerina (Diaghilew, Dying Swan), dies on this day in history.
Jan 24 On this day in history ib Norholm, composer
Jan 25 On this day in history dean Jones, Decatur Ala, actor (Ensign O'Toole, Company, Love Bug)
Jan 26 Hungary-Austria sign peace treaty on this day in history.
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 in the year 1931.
Jan 30 The birth of Gene Hackman, American stage and 'Oscar' winning screen actor in the year 1931.
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 Theodor Batthynyi, Hungarian contra-revolutionary, dies at 71 in the year 1931.
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 on this day in history.